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Petrifying Springs Park

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A gem in Kenosha County

This is a beautiful park, with lots of picnic areas, playgrounds, and hiking trails. It also has a... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Kenosha, Wisconsin
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Great place to golf.

This is a great place to play 18 holes. The course is well groomed and a great challenge. Will golf... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2018
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“golf course”(21 reviews)
“beer garden”(9 reviews)
“hiking trails”(6 reviews)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This is a beautiful park, with lots of picnic areas, playgrounds, and hiking trails. It also has a dog park area.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Peg-from-WI
Reviewed 7 November 2018

This is a great place to play 18 holes. The course is well groomed and a great challenge. Will golf there again.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank susangA1031EB
Reviewed 7 November 2018 via mobile

There are very few Civil War Museums in the Midwest; but, this museum emphasizes the importance of the contribution made by people in Kenosha, Wisconsin, and the Midwest. When Abraham Lincoln sent out a request for volunteers, these men were some of the first men...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank lucibaker
Reviewed 6 November 2018

New walking trail is awesome! Many different playgrounds and also a dog park. Sledding in the winter, golf in the summer! Enjoy with your family

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank s2llieland
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Beautiful family friendly park with lots to do. River, dog park, walking trails, lots of woods, bicycling, etc.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank nmloulaw
Reviewed 23 October 2018 via mobile

Despite its name, Petrifying Springs is anything but. Rather, the affectionate nickname presented by locals, ‘Pets Park,’ is more accurate - yet is still unable to truly convey the beauty and wonder that lies within one of Kenosha’s greatest plots of land. After spending so...More

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank DeckerCanyon
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

I love parks but usually I find myself getting annoyed with other people at the park. When a park is this fantastic, it's usually also crowded. This is NOT the case at Petrifying Springs. Everytime we go there, there is always enough trail space to...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Angie R
Reviewed 3 October 2018 via mobile

It is one of a kind museum telling the story of the Civil War through the eyes of the people left at home. Walk through time and listen to the “people” on the train telling you their story. It is very interesting and fascinating.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Hede6141
Reviewed 26 September 2018

Lovely place to go and just relax, or enjoy an event. In late summer & the fall they have two (2) fire pits to enjoy.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tricia616
Reviewed 24 September 2018

Wide open spaces with awesome bike/pedestrian path! Lush greenery. Tons of shade. Beautiful park/picnic area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank durangoaqua
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Charlyne C
3 August 2018|
Response from Glenn K | Reviewed this property |
Golf, hiking, riding, picnic, dogs - No swimming
Kim P
17 July 2017|
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Response from apainter | Reviewed this property |
Website says 2.4 miles
7 May 2017|
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Response from Francine J | Reviewed this property |
There's a pump that you can fill your water jugs by pumping it yourself. I am not sure about the spring I do know with a fishing license you can fish in the spring, you will need a special stamp for salmon fishing hope this... More