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Old Mill Park

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Great for fun and family gatherings

What a wonderful park along the river. Shelters that can be reserved but plenty of space for... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Concord, New Hampshire
Nice Park for Family

I love this place because of its jogging trails. Have also seen many families enjoying the... read more

Reviewed 27 January 2018
Fredericksburg, Virginia
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2201 Caroline St, Fredericksburg, VA 22401-3208
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

What a wonderful park along the river. Shelters that can be reserved but plenty of space for everyone.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 27 January 2018

I love this place because of its jogging trails. Have also seen many families enjoying the facilities, (playground, picnic areas, trails, clean restrooms).

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank 1MilitaryMomof2
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This is a very well kept park with lots of parking and things to do. Playground and picnic areas are very nice. Great place for a family outing

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank vawaterdr
Reviewed 25 August 2017

Good place to take out you canoe after a run on the Rappahannock River, but a good distance to the parking lot. Covered tables, kids playground with swings and other playground equipment. The fields are set up for soccer.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank richlee1975
Reviewed 7 August 2017

Old Mill Park used to be a safe place to visit the jungle gym, play soccer in a huge field, or just have a picnic. Now, I recommend using caution. The park could benefit from hiring security to foot patrol the area. I have witnessed...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Amanda L
Reviewed 13 May 2017

Parks are so important, they offer so much to the community and this one is no exception. In the spring and summer the whole park is busy with activity. The grounds are maintained well, bathrooms are kept clean. There are lots of benches & tables...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Sue W
Reviewed 25 October 2016

My family and I have gone to Old Mill Park for years. Now hundreds and hundreds of people go there on weekends to various events and parties with their families and friends. Go early and pick out a spot..there are some shaded areas to enjoy!...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

It's a good place to unwind along the banks of the Rappahannnock River. This is the site of the Fourth of July fireworks display for the City of Fredericksburg each year.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank r0bape
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Large children's park, lots of parking for new walking trails along Riverside Dr. Rec. soccer fields, picnic shelters, fishing, in Rapppahannock. Not safe for swimmers because of under tow.. .Lots to do.L

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Margaret H
Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Oak Mill Park is a place where everyone smiles and greets one another in passing. Cyclists, runners, and walkers/dog walkers all coexist in freedom from dissension between one another and form a pleasing and consistent whole, which is a welcomed behavior in today's world of...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Patrick G
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Response from Sue W | Reviewed this property |
yes, in the spring and summer it has families out grilling. they have stationary charcoal grills or you can bring your own out. they have picnic tables and pavillions for large families or events.
17 August 2015|
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Response from Sue W | Reviewed this property |
Not on route 3, but they can go to the park downtown and of course on leashes, its a little tight so most pooches stay in the park area.