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Baker Park

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Address: 121 N Bentz St, Frederick, MD 21701-4900
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+1 301-600-1492

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A Beautiful Park with so much to do

Baker Park is a Frederick area favorite. There is so much to do, whether it is walking or running on the path that surrounds the ponds, visiting with the ducks and sitting on one... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Marian L
Frederick, Maryland
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Frederick, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Baker Park is a Frederick area favorite. There is so much to do, whether it is walking or running on the path that surrounds the ponds, visiting with the ducks and sitting on one of the many benches at the park, or heading over to the band shell where a lot of different activities and shows are held. There is... More 

Thank Marian L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

A place to exercise your dog, but also a place to hear great live music in an out door bandshell, dance and celebrate the 4th of July in Grand Style. I've never used the modern park equipment, but it's always full of playing children and parents. Rarely is there a day when there aren't people playing on the tennis court.... More 

Thank Charlottessoul
Frederick, Maryland
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48 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

Beautiful open space, ducks, geese - lovely just to walk around. Adjacent to downtown Frederick and near the Carrol Creek waterway. Walking distance to restaurants and shopping too.

Thank Machaut2
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 January 2017

very pretty park, especially with the recent renovations to the lake. They added a boardwalk and new, nicer fountains as well as plants and things.

Thank isabel W
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3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2016

Come for the 4th of July and watch the fireworks, visit during the summer concert series or take time to walk the creek, play tennis, swim in the pool or have a picnic.

Thank Marie L
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35 reviews
17 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 November 2016

Within a walkable, wheelchair accessible mile there's a playground, band shell, pool, tennis courts, lake and baseball fields. The historic bells help keep time reminders as well as are played at times by a special artist

Thank Kim D
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91 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

When between activities in Frederick, we stopped in at Baker Park to chill out. Found a nice bench by the creek,, watched the ducks and passersby, all very nice. Good place to take a break (weather permitting, of course). And there are port-a-johns (by the tennis court, not far from the bell tower)

Thank megamyth
St Benedict, PA
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70 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016

This park is has so many activities and things to do. It is so large that it makes a perfect walking area. The soccer fields and tennis courts are all maintained. The playground equipment is also top notch. I have been there for the March of Dimes walk which was lovely. The only complaint is that there are no restroom... More 

Thank Margaret C
Frederick, Maryland
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

My wife and I have visited Baker many times over the years. It is a very nice place to visit with family and friends and has a wide variety of events throughout the year.

Thank Karey K K
Frederick, Maryland
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15 reviews
5 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We like to take our visiting grandchildren to Baker Park. There are covered individual picnic tables; on busy days you would need to get there early to get one though. The playground is great for younger kids & plenty of open grassy areas to play. The stream goes through the park so we always take bread along to feed the... More 

Thank Phyl W

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