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Address: Duluth, MN
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What a wonderful city, to provide their parks!

Every time I come to Duluth, I find new treasures to revisit. The hiking trails are a bit rough in this one, wear sturdy shoes but do make the climb to the upper part. The... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 October 2016
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

Every time I come to Duluth, I find new treasures to revisit. The hiking trails are a bit rough in this one, wear sturdy shoes but do make the climb to the upper part. The waterfalls are spectacular.

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Kerrville, Texas
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

I always visit Chester Park on my trips to Duluth, in every season. The park offers quiet trails along Chester Creek that are up close and personal with nature. A fine place to spend an hour or 4 with solitude and exercise. You choose.

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Thank Bill M
Saint Cloud, Minnesota
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

The trails along the river are easy to navigate. Many photo ops along the way. On the day we went the fall colors were gorgeous! There is a playground at the start of the trail along with restrooms.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 September 2016

This is a great spot right in town to get out for a good hike. Great views of the river with many waterfalls and rock formations right off the trails!

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Thank Connie E
Duluth, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Many tourists flock to Canal Park and the Lakewalk but completely miss what the locals love - the city parks! Chester Park is built into a valley which allows you to escape the residential area and immerse yourself with nature. Each side of the walking path follows a river that has a some nice waterfall views, especially in spring. The... More 

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Saint Paul, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Chester Park is absolutely beautiful. The creek runs through the park. The water is low enough to be able to walk across the stones but still enough to make that peaceful running water sound. It is a great place for a picnic.

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1 Thank Donna L
Duluth, Minnesota
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016

LOVE that the city allows free concerts at Chester Bowl. always a good crowd and they have had some great bands playing this summer.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2016

Nice little park in the heart of the city, summer concerts, light hiking, a swimming hole and skiing in the winter.

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Thank Michelle L
Tucson, Arizona
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 July 2016

Hiking trail along Chester Creek is fairly easy and even includes a nice waterfall. Even though you are in the middle of town you feel like you are out in the woods. During the summer they have free concerts every Tuesday evening with a family atmosphere.

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Escalon, California, United States
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 May 2016

Very nice park, lots of play areas, grass & water to calm the spirit. Great family activities, picnics & relaxing.

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