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Great place to walk with family, friends and dog friendly!

Love walking around the lake, taking in the scenery, and seeing all the families out and about with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Blugren2
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Santa Rosa, California
Great place to relax and bring the kids

The last three weekends in September are dedicated to dogs! We always mark the calendar to go to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Leslie V
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Glen Ellen, California
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Love walking around the lake, taking in the scenery, and seeing all the families out and about with their kids and dogs. Not to strenuous walk around. Have done it before lunch with a friend. Good way to work up an appetite. Highly recommended.

Thank Blugren2
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The last three weekends in September are dedicated to dogs! We always mark the calendar to go to the Dog Bark event. Nice place to relax in the sun or plenty of shade. Food there is yummy and prices are decent.

Thank Leslie V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went here with my sister and our teenage kids. The lake is more of a pond/ large puddle. The water is dirty and the beach is more dirt then sand. And there are Canadian geese everywhere. The geese poop is all over the grass,...More

1  Thank Catkyle
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Widely used by locals for walking and picnics. It has easy walking paths that can be combined to make for a longer walk. Very nice to walk and look at the ducks on the lake. It can get busy on holidays and some weekends but...More

Thank CaliforniaRdy2go
Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Took a nice long walk around the park. Beautiful park with a lot to do. The front parking lot fills up fast but there are a lot of other places to park. There is a carousel and train, snack bar, restrooms... These could be part...More

Thank Kathy B
Reviewed 16 May 2018

Santa Rosa has more than 60 parks but this is one of the favorites of locals. Located just west of the larger Annadel Park, its centerpiece is a large, peaceful lake (reservoir) used for swimming, kayaking, boating, and fishing. Two entrances with the main on...More

1  Thank PrincePinot
Reviewed 15 May 2018 via mobile

Spring Lake was a great find. We walked around the lake about 2 miles. We were entertained by a swan, met 3 artists painting with watercolors, and several photographers. It was an easy walk as the path was paved. A very nice peaceful day.

Thank Jim K
Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful park , paved walking trail so handicap accessible . Lots of different birds . It is next to a state park for a more rugged hiking.

Thank 103Lucena
Reviewed 11 March 2018

A bucolic country setting: small lake, wildlife, joggers, locals out for a stroll. Santa Rosans go here to relax and enjoy time off. You should too!

1  Thank chrisrb840
Reviewed 5 February 2018

This park is by far one of the most beautiful places to visit in Sonoma County. Beautiful views and it is very peaceful.

Thank Sandra O
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joellena786
17 September 2017|
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Response from dnchambe | Reviewed this property |
You can definitely hang out but no swimming after Labor Day. Bring a picnic, hike, relax.
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Gary K
24 February 2015|
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Response from Lovejones69 | Reviewed this property |
This would not be the place to for seeing blooming trees. I'm embarrassed to admit, living here my entire life, that I can't think of a place here where you can experience that. Sorry. Hope this makes it to you.
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Gary K
22 February 2015|
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Response from rooffess | Reviewed this property |
If you are looking for spring flowers, you may be disappointed with Spring Lake Park. While there certainly are flowers in the meadows, they are subtle. Yesterday, I saw only one small section which had a large number (maybe... More
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