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Very nice small park

city reclimated a strip mine lake into a nice, well used park. It has a 0.6mile walking/running... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
Carterville, Illinois
Great park, but better for older kids...

Great park, but better for older kids because there are some gaping holes where wee ones could... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Carterville, Illinois
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“equipment”(2 reviews)
“shelter”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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120 N Greenbriar Rd, Carterville, IL 62918-2372
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

city reclimated a strip mine lake into a nice, well used park. It has a 0.6mile walking/running track, picnic shelter, community center, kiddie park, gazebo, soccer field, softball field, farmer's market, and a new dog park. The Lions' club sponsors the annual Free Fair at...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Z1605WOjohnc
Reviewed 6 August 2018

Great park, but better for older kids because there are some gaping holes where wee ones could definitely fall. Yes, there is an area for smaller children to play, but it is difficult to keep them on that equipment when bigger equipment that their siblings...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank jamiewalczakwilson
Reviewed 11 October 2017

cannon park has a lot of different things for smaller kid , modern playground equiptment , safe with a family atmosphere ............ picnic areas , places to hold a family reunion or weddings ... just a good all around place I grew up just a...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Ron C
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Great place for kids to play and family's to walk and enjoy the lake. The ducks and geese create a bit of a mess on the walking path, but it is still a good place to exercise.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank BrendaC619
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Cannon Park may not be very big but, it is very clean. It has a nice walking path around the pond and an area to play ball as well.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank J1499CImichellel
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Playground for children of all ages. Handicap/wheelchair accessible swings. Gazebo & pavilion for parties and gatherings. Sand volleyball court. Pond, walking path, baseball field, skate park, excellent for pictures.

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank baseballmom1921
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

Ive always enjoyed cannon park. Carterville takes care of this park and it shows. Ive seen running paths and lights pit up over the years . Everything is smooth walking . Great grass and room to play

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Toestedagin
Reviewed 3 May 2015

This park offers a variety for all ages. There is a playground for the children. Picnic areas and at least one shelter for gatherings. There is a small lake with a fountain and a deck overlook. The trail around the lake is relaxing and just...More

Date of experience: April 2015
Thank annmillernavy
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Stefanie E
21 February 2018|
Response from Ron C | Reviewed this property |
Think it's 5 laps