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Gilbert Sights and Landmarks Guide, Arizona


Gilbert is a big town in Arizona, US and while at this place, you will understand that you are in a fast growing community. During the last decade, Gilbert has managed to grow at a fast pace unparalleled to most of the US communities. With its rapid development, Gilbert has realized the need of developing a diverse and strong economy while keeping its desirable lifestyle.

Businesses in Gilbert are thriving and the community is always active. Here are some top sights that are a must see in Gilbert:

Riparian Reserve: This is a preserve which features more than 200 bird species and there are more than 4 miles of walking trails. Fishing at Recreation Lake, at the Water Ranch is a must thing to do. This area was designed for utilizing recycled water and creating community sanctuaries for education, recreation and research. Classes and programs are also offered to public by Riparian Institute.

Southeast Regional Library: Not only books are offered in this library but also CDs, web access and videos.

Hale Centre Theatre:  It is the longest running, operated and privately owned Theatre Company of America. It presents different theatrical performances throughout the year.

Gilbert Town Square: It is an urban village featuring retail shops, 14-screen mega-plex theatre and restaurants.

Gilbert Historical Society Museum: The museum captures the history of the town and has been located in the original Town School building.

Heritage District: It is an officially established and recognized historical area including unique restaurants, offices and shops.

Freestone Skate Park: From extreme skate boarders to beginner in-line skaters, this park offers 22,000 square feet area offering features which accommodate all skating skill levels. It offers non-supervised and free skating to the visitors.

Central Trail System: The multi-use trail system of Gilbert offers around 135 miles of fun for enthusiasts of outdoor sporting. There are 54 miles of marked bike trails, 40 miles of equestrian trails, 16 miles of unmarked bike trails, 3 miles of marked bike trails for one-side only, 5 miles for non-canal trails and 17 miles of multi-function trails along canals.

Freestone Park: The flagship park of Gilbert is a truly wonderful place to play and visit. This park features sport courts, ball fields, a train, play grounds, picnic and batting cage concessions for the visitors to enjoy. In the park, you will also find an amphitheatre, Freestone Recreation Centre and Gilbert’s Skate Park.

So, go and enjoy yourself in the town of Gilbert, Arizona, US.

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