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Bachman Lake Park

3500 Northwest Highway, Dallas, TX 75201
+1 214-670-6374
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Used To Be A Quiter Place To Visit

It used to be a good place to relax for a while in the center of Dallas although even in those days... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2014
texaswillie
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Dallas, Texas
a decent inner city park

The lake itself is pretty but much of the trail around the lake lacks vegetation and, particularly... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2014
nat1225
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Plano, Texas
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Small, suburban lake surrounded by a three-mile trail: great for walking and running.
  • Excellent13%
  • Very good30%
  • Average57%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“landing” (7 reviews)
“trail” (8 reviews)
“jogging” (2 reviews)
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3500 Northwest Highway, Dallas, TX 75201
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+1 214-670-6374
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Reviewed 4 November 2014

It used to be a good place to relax for a while in the center of Dallas although even in those days there was soem airplane traffic. You see the park is directly in the flight path from love Filed. Now that the Wright Amendment...More

1  Thank texaswillie
Reviewed 21 May 2014

The lake itself is pretty but much of the trail around the lake lacks vegetation and, particularly in the summer, lacks shade. Part of the trail butts up to heavily travelled roads. In the park itself there is sufficient shade and picnic facilities. The noise...More

Thank nat1225
Reviewed 4 November 2013

The lake is pretty, but the park is overshadowed by Love Field which is on the other side of the lake. As soon as we got out of the car, we were hit with the smell of jet exhaust. It was fun watching the planes...More

Thank wolfie_n
Reviewed 30 May 2013

My wife and I found Bachman Lake Park by accident. We had just arrived (2 days prior) to Dallas and was exploring some potential shopping in the neighborhood of the hotel we were staying. Not a bad little park. Close to Love Field airport, it...More

1  Thank BENelson
Reviewed 16 May 2013

This used to be the hangout spot on Saturdays and Sundays during the 90's and early 2000's...Still, nice vibe, during daylight hours, even though the neighborhood has under gone a LOT of change...Lot's of foods from many nationalities in the area, about a mile down...More

Thank Smokinbbb
Reviewed 11 March 2013

I stopped by Bachman Lake park only because Bachman is my surname. This little park sits adjacent to Love Field Airport. There are plenty of picnic tables, and a full walking/jogging path around the lake. That's about it. There's nothing special about the park.

1  Thank EB0320
Reviewed 16 October 2012

First of all--it's a man-made lake. So, there's not really a lot of "natural" beauty here. Sure, there are some ducks and swans (and late at night, some pretty scary nutria), but other than that, it's pretty much your standard grass and trees park. Major...More

1  Thank Jsleos
Reviewed 5 September 2012

i like this little park and enjoy walking around the lake. they are working on the trail and what is completed has made the trail much beteer and easier to walk on.nice and peaceful. really like to relax there

Thank jack50075234
Reviewed 1 September 2012

This is located just north of Love Field so it is a great place to watch the planses land and take off. Lots of picnic areas but it is also located on Northwest Highway which is a very busy street. Need to watch the kiddos....More

Thank Judith S
Reviewed 29 December 2011

Nice trees, lake and flowers during the summer time. Joggers and lots of airplane traffic which flies just overhead.

Thank texaswillie
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