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									                                                                                                          CLEVELAND PARK                                                                        PICNIC SHELTERS
                                                                                                                                                   One of Greenville’s wonderful assetts                                                  If you’re looking for a convenient loca-
                                                                                                                                                   is its system of city parks. The goal of                                               tion to hold a gathering, Cleveland Park
                                                                                                                                                   the City Parks and Recreation Depart-                                                  offers many amenities appealing to
                                                                                                                                                   ment is to ensure that Greenville’s                                                    the family reunion, corporate outing or
                                                                                                                                                   parks remain attractive and inviting                                                   church group. Picnic shelter rentals are
                                                                                                                                                   for public use. The department over-                                                   available to the pubic on a first-come,
                                                                                                                                                   sees 39 city parks occupying more                                                      first-server basis. For rental informa-
                                                                                                                                                   than 400 acres of land within the                                                      tion, or any other information regarding
PARK INFORMATION:                                                                                                                                  city. For many residents of Greenville,                                                Cleveland Park and the City of Green-
                                                                                                                                                   Cleveland Park is “The City Park”.           ville Parks and Recreation Department, call 864.467.4355. For reservations of
• City parks are open from 8 a.m. - 9 p.m. (Sunrise to Sunset)
                                                                                                                                                                                                the Picnic Shelters #29 & #30 in front of the Zoo, please call 864.467.4300.
• Alcoholic beverages or weapons of any kind are not permitted.                                           This large and diverse park was created in 1928 after the Cleveland family do-
• Tents/structures may not be used without permission.                                                    nated to the city 126 acres of land along the Reedy River near downtown.

• Loud music/Public Address (PA) systems are prohibited.                                                  Centrally located in downtown Greenville, the park features tennis and vol-           THE GREENVILLE ZOO
• Motor vehicles are permitted in designated parkeing areas only.                                         leyball courts, softball fields, playground areas, a fitness trail, and both small-
• Pets are always welcome but must be on a leash.                                                         group and large-group picnic shelters. In addition, Cleveland Park is the site                                                 The Greenville Zoo is an amazing
                                                                                                          of the Rock Quarry Garden, the Fernwood Nature Trail, the Vietnam Veterans                                                     animal kingdom featuring large cats,
• All park ammenities are first come, first serve unless previously reserved.                             Memorial, the Major Anderson Memorial, and the Greenville Zoo.                                                                 miniature deer, giant tortoises, ex-
• Selling or soliciting materials without a permit is prohibited.                                                                                                                                                                        otic birds, majestic elephants, howling
The City of Greenville is not responsible for accidents or injuries incurred                              REEDY RIVER CORRIDOR TRAIL                                                                                                     monkeys, and so much more. Brave
while using the park or its facilities.                                                                                                                                                                                                  your way through the Reptile Building
                                                                                                                                                   The City Parks and Recreation Depart-                                                 which houses (among other things)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         “Dirty Harry”, our 8 ft. Boa Constrictor.
ADMINSTRATION                                                                                                                                      ment develops and maintains the
                                                                                                                                                   Reedy River Corridor Trail, which pro-
• Parks: 864-467-4350                                                                                                                              vides a continuous paved trail along         For more information about current Zoo exhibits or fees, call the Zoo offices
                                                                                                                                                   the banks of the Reedy River. The trail      at 864.467.4300. The Zoo is open daily from 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (closed
• Recreation: 864-467-4355
                                                                                                                                                   affords vistas of gardens, waterfalls,       Thanksgiving, Christmas, and New years Day).
• Greenville Zoo: 864-467-4300                                                                                                                     historical sites and open areas.
• Picnic Shelter Reservations: 864-467-4355
 (Cleveland, Gower, McPherson & Falls Park)                                                                                                         For your hike along the trail, you may      CANINE CORNER
                                                                                                                                                   begin at any one of the following
• Picnic Shelters #29 & #30 in Cleveland Park: 864- 467-4300
                                                                                                          parks: Cleveland Park, Falls Park, or Linky Stone Park. The Cleveland Park Trail                                               The Canine Corner located at the corner
                                                                                                          System has approximately 4.5 miles of paved path.                                                                              of Woodland Way Circle and Woodland
PHYSICAL ADDRESS                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Way (just across from the Cleveland Park
150 Cleveland Park Drive                                                                                  RAMONA GRAHAM FITNESS TRAIL                                                                                                    Animal Hospital and the Horse Stables)

Greenville, SC 29601                                                                                                                                                                                                                     is the perfect place for canine friends to
                                                                                                                                                  Located within Cleveland Park, this 16                                                 visit in the park. A fence surrounds the
                                                                                                                                                  station fitness trail is linked by a paved
MAILING ADDRESS                                                                                                                                   hiking path. This trail is often used by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         area offering wide open spaces for ex-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         ercise and relaxation. There’s also some

P.O. Box 2207                                                                                                                                     area fitness boot camps for training and                                               tough security to keep your pooch from
Greenville, SC 29601                                                                                                                              physical workouts.                            getting out, the Canine Corner has two double gated entrances, keeping dogs
                                                                                                                                                  See map inside for more information.          from running free or escaping. Once inside the gates, owners and their dogs
                                                                                                                                                                                                can enjoy the scenery, and make a couple of new friends. Pet owners can let
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upcoming events and programs at www.                       City of Greenville, SC                                                                                         their dogs run free, and socialize at the same time.
ROCK QUARRY GARDEN                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               in     gton
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                                      This garden, located at 200 McDaniel is                                                                                                      Horizontal
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                                      actually the site of a pre-Civil War granite          P              Parking                                 1   Push Up Beam           9
                                                                                                                                                                                   Ladder                                                                                                             Center
                                      quarry. With its rock ledges and waterfall,                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Cleveland Park                                               Field
                                      the site has been adopted by the Green-                            Restrooms                               2   Bench Dips             10   Step Up
                                      ville Garden Club. Its beauty is a popu-                             Start/Finish                            3   Parallel Bars          11   Scaling Wall
                                      lar location for outdoor weddings and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Court
                                      photography. Spring flowering plants,                                                                        4   Rope Climb             12   Log Hop
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                                      including dogwood trees and native aza-                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Courts

                                                                                                                                                                                   Beam Run
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                                     leas, are a highlight of this garden.                                 Reedy River

                                                                                                           2.4 mile Walking/Running Paths          6   Chinning Bar           14   Vault Bar
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THE FERNWOOD NATURE TRAIL                                                                                  1.2 mile Loop Trail                                                                                                                                                      Pa
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                                                                                                                                                   7   Leg Raise              15   Hand Rings                                                                                  nd                   nd
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                                      The Fernwood Nature Trail has something                              Bootcamp Trail - .8 miles                                                                                                                                  lev                      gr
                                                                                                                                                   8                          16   Sit Up Bench                                                                   C                        Play
                                      of interest for everyone, from birdwatcher                                                                       Squat Bench
                                                                                                           1.6 Mile Loop Trail
                                      to picnicker, from casual ambler to na-                                                                                                                                                                                             30                                                                                                     LIST OF AMENITIES

                                      ture purist. The trail wanders about a

                                                                                                     This trail links the Cleveland Park Trail with Falls Park and Linky Stone Park trail.                                                                                                                                                                                       • 1 Lighted Softball Field

                                      mile through a mature hardwood forest.                         To Falls Park it is .6 mile
                                      Developed and maintained by the Parks                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • 2 Lighted Basketball Courts
                                                                                                     To Linky Stone Park it is 1 mile
                                      and Recreation Department, along with                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • 6 Lighted Tennis Courts
                                      the William Bartram Group and the Sierra                                                                                                                                                                  Memorial              6                                                                                                          • Fernwood Nature Trail
Club, the trails’ objective is to encourage enjoyable and educational experi-                                                                                                                                                               1                                                                                                                                    • Bike and Walking Trail
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ences in this beautiful and pristine area of the park.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           • 4 Playgrounds

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Woodland Way
                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Two Bridges                     9            4                                                                                                              • 8 Picnic Shelters

 MEMORIALS                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       • 2 Volleyball Courts
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 • Vietnam Monument
                                    The Greenville County Vietnam Veteran’s
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      3                                                                                                          • Anderson Memorial Airplane
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                                    Memorial honors the 14,000 Greenvillians                                                                                                                                                Cir                                                                                                                                                  • Greenville Zoo
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                                    who served during the Vietnam War Era.                                                                                                                ela                          dW                                                                                                                                                        • Rock Quarry Garden
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                                    This marble-faced monument showcases                                                                                                           C                            o                                                      1
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                                    the bravery and honor of the POWs, MIAs,                                                                       Quarry
                                                                                                                                                   Garden                                                                                                                      5
                                    and those who lost their lives in battle.
                                    Flags representing South Carolina, Ameri-                                                                                                                                                                                                                 P
                                    ca, and POW-MIA fly overhead and engrav-          Falls Park                                                                                                                                                             12

ings dedicate the memorial to each branch’s service.                                                                                                                               2                                                                                                                                                                 Fernwood Nature Trail
                                                                                                                              Ridgeland Way                                                                                                                                                  15
                                                                                     Cleveland St.

                                                                                                        Park to Park Trail                                                                                                                                                                            14              6      Sand
                                     The Anderson Memorial airplane (F-86 Sa-                                                                                                                                                                                             13
                                                                                                                                  Maj. Anderson
                                     bre Jet) was dedicated on May 19, 1963.Air                                                    Memorial
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Dog Park
                                     Force Maj. Rudolf Anderson, Jr. was born

                                                                                                                                                         McDaniel Ave.
                                     in Spartanburg September 15, 1927 and
                                     graduated from Greenville High School in                                       University Ridge
                                     1944 and Clemson College in 1948. He flew                                                                                           3
                                     a Sabre Jet during the Korean War winning
                                     two Distinguished Flying Cross citations and
                                     received the Distinguished Service Metal
posthumously. He was shot down during the Cuban Missile Crisis while piloting a                                                                                              Woodlan
U-2 spy jet on October 27, 1962 while on a reconnaissance flight over Cuba.                                                                                                          d    Way

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