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Big Spring Park

200 Church St NW, Huntsville, AL 35801-5541
+1 256-883-3710
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Nice place to walk Downtown

Located downtown Huntsville this is a safe, clean, very pleasant place to visit. I recommend it for... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
tina m
Huntsville, Alabama
via mobile
Good park for casual stroll

Nice park to have a nice walk in the evening. Last time we were there, they were doing... read more

Reviewed 8 July 2017
Benbrook, Texas
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200 Church St NW, Huntsville, AL 35801-5541
200 Church St NW, Huntsville, AL 35801-5541
+1 256-883-3710
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Reviewed 10 July 2017 via mobile

Located downtown Huntsville this is a safe, clean, very pleasant place to visit. I recommend it for picnics, and walking along the canal. They have many benches located along the canal to relax. It is near a few downtown restaurants as well, all within walking...More

Thank tina m
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Nice park to have a nice walk in the evening. Last time we were there, they were doing construction, so I am guessing it will be even better. It is well lit but not so bright that you can't enjoy a nice walk in the...More

Thank TriMeat
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

I have been traveling to the Huntsville area for years but have just recently started venturing down town. What a surprise! Beautiful walking areas with Big Spring park plenty of shade spiral stair case cascading falls pole and a canal pat the arts center leading...More

Thank Philip_Herring
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Such a beautiful area with lots of wildlife for your kids to enjoy. There are a lot of restaurants and shopping as well. We rode our bikes all over. And as an avid bike rider I was slightly bummed to find that there weren't many...More

Thank Ashley E
Reviewed 19 June 2017

we took our dogs who got 2 excited trying to attack the geese & catch fish. Also a terrible place if u have small potty-trained children since all the restaurants refuse anyone unless u r a patron! Great, romantic place without dogs or children. We...More

Thank Debra C
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Big Spring Park was recently renovated. They have made it look much cleaner and given more space for people and events. The fish and the ducks are big attractions and people are constantly feeding them. The east side of the park has plenty of shade...More

1  Thank Wilkoson
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Went down to the park to enjoy some of the scenery and lucked up on the Movie in the park.There was food truck vendors, music and games for the kids. Just bring a picnic basket if you want, it not try some local fare from...More

Thank Kelley2639
Reviewed 4 June 2017

This park was wonderful, nicely kept sidewalks that wrapped around a beautiful lake with fountains and bridge. Lots of locals come here. I took my mom here every evening we were in Huntsville to feed the carp and ducks. Very relaxing and just a beautiful...More

Thank worthenks
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Took the family here and we enjoyed feeding the ducks and fish. The sound of the fountains and streams is very relaxing. There is some shade trees, but not many. Bring a blanket and pack a lunch and just enjoy the time. If there is...More

Thank Jack G
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

After spending an afternoon hanging out downtown at a brewery and a pizza place, we decided to take a walk down to the spring. Form a distance we could hear music. We were delighted to find a large group of drums and other musical instruments...More

Thank Jgreenway151
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Response from Philip_Herring | Reviewed this property |
The walking tail in the park its self is about 3/4 of a mile maybe a mile if you throw in the far reaches near the convention center. the park is not the total attraction. The walk around historic Huntsville is... More