Edwardsville IL Homes for Sale and Real Estate : Relocating to Maryville, IL? Get to Know Beautiful Drost Park

Relocating to Maryville, IL? Get to Know Beautiful Drost Park

Relocating to Maryville, IL?  Get to Know Beautiful Drost Park.

Tucked away in the middle of Maryville, Illinois is a lovely oasis called Drost Park. Here's a picture of the centerpiece of the park, a seven-acre lake where residents and visitors can fish or just enjoy the view. Boats with electric trolling motors are allowed on the lake, but no gas-powered engines.

Maryville IL Homes for Sale Drost Park Lake

This charming little barn at Drost Park houses Master Gardener and other activities from time to time.

Homes for sale in Maryville IL Drost Park

The village of Maryville and the University of Illinois extension office have created a Gift Garden at Drost Park. All produce grown in this garden is donated to local food pantries.

Homes for sale in Maryville IL Drost Park

And participants in the Master Gardener program have created gorgeous flower beds.

Homes for Sale in Maryville IL Drost Park

Homes for Sale in Maryville IL Drost Park

There are three-miles of paved trails ringing Drost Park. Picnic pavilions, a bocce court, horseshoe pits and restroom facilities also are part of the park. The Madison County Transit Schoolhouse Trail intersects with the park, bringing groups of bicycle riders through the village.

Homes for sale in Maryville IL Drost Park

Kid-ready playgrounds make the park fun for all ages. The village also screens family friendly movies throughout the summer months.

Homes for sale in Maryville IL Drost Park

To learn more about Maryville's parks, visit the Maryville Parks and Recreation Department's website.

To search homes for sale and real estate in Maryville, Illinois, visit Goshen Realty Group's website.

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Comment balloon 2 commentsNancy Milton Holtzscher • July 11 2011 06:13PM



Drost Park, Maryvillle, IL is beautiful as you say. It looks like a place you could enjoy for hours.


Posted by Steve, Joel & Steve A. Chain (Chain Real Estate Investments & Mortgage, Steve & Joel Chain) about 8 years ago

Thanks, Steve. It's a real gem.


Posted by Nancy Milton Holtzscher, Edwardsville/Glen Carbon, Illinois Broker, REALTOR (RE/MAX Alliance in St.Louis' Illinois suburbs) about 8 years ago

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