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Frick Park

Closes in 20 min: 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Open today: 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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memory lane

This was the place that I explored as a boy..packed a lunch,took a towel and jumped on my bike to... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
A little something for everyone, and lots of beautiful shade.

With not one but two nicely equipped playgrounds and miles of shady trails for biking, hiking, or... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
John S
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The largest of Pittsburgh's historic regional parks at 644 acres, Frick Park is also the youngest. Although Henry Clay Frick bequeathed the original 151 acres to the city in 1919, the park did not open until 1927 after additional land had been...more
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Hours Today: 6:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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2005 Beechwood Blvd, Pittsburgh, PA 15217-1726
Squirrel Hill South
+1 412-682-7275
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This was the place that I explored as a boy..packed a lunch,took a towel and jumped on my bike to roam the park and wade in the fountain.or catch crawdads by the creek.So much fun !!

Thank chuck21Scottsdale
Reviewed 6 August 2018

With not one but two nicely equipped playgrounds and miles of shady trails for biking, hiking, or just strolling, two baseball fields, and a full-length field for soccer or frisby football, this park offers a break from summer sun and urban choke for toddlers to...More

Thank John S
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

While visiting Pittsburgh, we decided to take a morning hike in Frick Park. A short drive from our hotel, we were immediately impressed with this treasure. What a great park to disappear from the urban life and get back to nature if only for a...More

Thank Ben L
Reviewed 26 June 2018

Frick Park has about 20 miles of single track and these are some of the best mountain bike trails in the area. Frick consistently gets rated for having some of the best urban MTB trails in the country. Check out everyone's favorite trail, Iron Gate....More

Thank PittsburghRic
Reviewed 5 June 2018

Love the trails. It's a big park, lots of room to enjoy the trees. Several playgrounds and a dog park.

Thank travelling_w2_kids
Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

Lovely day to be in the park. It felt safe and locals were friendly. There was a deli down the street that we picked up sandwich making supplies and walked the block or two down to the park. Lots of picnic tables and open space...More

2  Thank Smp1979
Reviewed 6 February 2018

This park has tons of trails. It is located in the city and offers a quick escape for nature lovers. The fall leaves are beautiful, but every season offers something different.

1  Thank ECSPittsburgh
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Frick Park has good trails, but it is easy to get lost if not paying attention. Frick Park has much to offer--with trails, playground, dog park, sports areas, grassy areas, and restroom facilities.

1  Thank Allise W
Reviewed 16 January 2018

You can wander trails uphill and down through trees and brush. Very extensive. Paths well maintained. Ecological experiments going on. Some wildlife.

2  Thank SLSBrown
Reviewed 29 October 2017

Numerous options for walking trails for all ages. We spent several hours on a few trails - the terrain was easy to manage and not too crowded. Pet friendly, and those we met along the trails were equally friendly. We hiked with college students -...More

2  Thank mktravelej
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26 May 2018|
Response from SLSBrown | Reviewed this property |
There are some picnic areas with cement tables. I assume you can use a charcoal grill there, but I don't know if there are any rules against it.
5 November 2016|
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Response from beth c | Reviewed this property |
You'll see the parking, it's on Braddock - at the courts.