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Eldridge Park

Great place to walk or just sit and relax in this beautiful park. There is a pond and park... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2018
Elmira, New York
via mobile
Great place to spend the Day

Date of visit: Friday, Oct 26th, 2018 We stopped at this park because we needed a place to play... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Guelph, Canada
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“merry go round”(11 reviews)
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Reviewed 12 November 2018 via mobile

Great place to walk or just sit and relax in this beautiful park. There is a pond and park benches, take a book and a cup of tea and enjoy!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank joyd175
Reviewed 29 October 2018

Date of visit: Friday, Oct 26th, 2018 We stopped at this park because we needed a place to play with the dogs on our road trip, and this looked like a nice place. The park was rather surprising, as it has a little lake, an...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank RogueTrippers
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Great little park for quiet times. Lots of memories from its glory days, decades ago. Has a great merry go round and rides for children. Has a snack bar and a few other rides and walking/running path around a beautiful lake. I liked the challenging...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lew W
Reviewed 2 October 2018

My wife and I visit Eldridge Park often to walk or ride bikes around the lake. Although the Park is a faint replica of what it used to be in Elmira's heyday, it is now lovingly maintained, and features a few rides, including the historic...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank UpstateGuy33
Reviewed 1 September 2018

A enjoyable place to visit which use to be a amusement park in the past. A family park with several rides for children with a large pond or lake for fishing, loads of picnic areas, paddle boats , small game room, miniature golf, sail planes...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank arnold t
Reviewed 7 August 2018

There is a number of fun things to do at this park with your family, especially if the kids are young-under 10. It seems to be a largely underutilized park that has seen better days but hopefully will regain what appears to be it's former...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lee W
Reviewed 9 July 2018

Lots of things to do there, boat rides, the merry go round, planes, game room different foods to choose from, everyone there is so nice and helpful

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Sue H
Reviewed 1 July 2018

Stopped here while traveling to our destination in Clinton, NY. Played a round of miniature golf, and loved all that this park has to offer. It's a great community resource. A pond for fishing and paddle-boating; a great carousel for kids to enjoy; and a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank FJDriver
Reviewed 29 May 2018

It is great to see this area coming back to life with family-friendly activities, rides, etc. Although it is a pay as you go (no entrance fee), and could be fairly expensive, it is a great family outing. You can bring a picnic lunch or...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank drakepc
Reviewed 25 May 2018

This place used to be a very popular amusement park/picnic area and fell into disrepair and popularity and closed. A lot of hard work has literally brought this place back from the dead. It's been modernized and a lot of families bring their kids here....More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank traveler_53_09
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29 August 2017|
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Response from Richard B | Reviewed this property |
They should be open this weekend but, I don't know the hours. They do have a website with hours listed. Since it is labor day weekend I'm sure they have extended hours
28 April 2017|
Response from ali102015 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. At: eldridgepark org then click events
2 July 2015|
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