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|One of several trail-side exercise stations: Sit-Up Bench|
|View from top of the hill created with the soil excavated from the from the stormwater detention basin|
- the highest elevation for panoramic vistas in the area
Archbishop Joseph A. Fiorenza Park & Trail
between Highway 6 and Eldridge Pkwy
|View from SH 6 looking East across stormwater detention lake|
Water Tower on Eldridge at Westpark, tip of Galleria-area Williams Tower in the distance. The man-made hill overlooking the lake - a flood control project -- features picnic tables and swings in addition to the panoramic views.
Large birds are common on the water, especially in the winter, including white pelicans. Exercise equipment (with posted instructions on proper use) has recently been added to the extensive paved trails.
|Hilltop with panoramic view at Archbishop Fiorenza Park|