Geitner Park in Hickory, NC

  Geitner Park is a very peaceful place.  We visited in July (and I’m just now posting ?) and enjoyed a pizza from Tony’s while listening to the crickets chirp.  Here’s a list of the amenities: Picnic Shelter Picnic tables grills gazebos paved bikeways walking and nature trails boat dock and ramp fishing pier rest … Continue reading

Pratt Park (Prattville, Alabama)

Much of my childhood was spent in Prattville, Alabama where all 4 grandparents lived.  My grandparents used to take me to the duck pond when I was little to feed the ducks and see the momma ducks sitting on their eggs.  I loved going! Though I’m lucky to have had my grandparents into my adulthood, … Continue reading

Beatty’s Ford Park

There is a new park at Lake Norman!  It’s Grand Opening is May 9, but you can go today! This is a 22 acre waterfront park called Beatty’s Ford Park.  It’s right off of Unity Church Rd. Attractions and Ammenitites: Covered picnic pavillion Restroom facilities Disc Golf Mountain Bike/Walking Trails Volleyball Courts Horseshoe Pits Playground … Continue reading