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Louisville's top 5 parks, ranked

Waterfront Park | Photo: Jay M./Yelp
By Hoodline - Published on August 26, 2019.

Wondering where to find the best parks near you?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top parks in Louisville, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to venture next time you're in the market for parks.

1. Cherokee Park

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Topping the list is Cherokee Park. Located at Willow Avenue And Cherokee Parkway in Cherokee Triangle, the park, playground and hiking spot is the highest-rated park in Louisville, boasting five stars out of 120 reviews on Yelp.

2. E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park

PHOTO: JESS A./YELP

Next up is E.P. Tom Sawyer State Park, situated at 3000 Freys Hill Road. With 4.5 stars out of 35 reviews on Yelp, the park, tennis and hiking spot has proven to be a local favorite.

3. Broad Run Park

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Broad Run Park, located at 10800 Lasater Road, is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the park, playground and hiking spot five stars out of 29 reviews.

4. Waterfront Park

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Waterfront Park, a park, venues and event space and hiking spot in Central Business District, is another much-loved go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 72 Yelp reviews. Head over to 129 E. River Road to see for yourself.

5. Iroquois Park

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Over in Iroquois Park, check out Iroquois Park, which has earned 4.5 stars out of 47 reviews on Yelp. You can find the park at 5216 New Cut Road.


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