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Game On

While walking the trail we watched two men focused on a game. They had taped down a plastic board... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2017
Bob19512014
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Clearwater, Florida
Small chess outdoor site.

The Pavilion is located on the shore of Lake Michigan. There two granitic statues of a King & Queen... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2015
Jack L
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East Syracuse, New York
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17 Jul 2017
“Game On”
22 Jul 2015
“Small chess outdoor site.”
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Reviewed 17 July 2017

While walking the trail we watched two men focused on a game. They had taped down a plastic board to use with their pieces. They appeared to be better than average players. The activity around them never bothered their concentration.

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Reviewed 22 July 2015

The Pavilion is located on the shore of Lake Michigan. There two granitic statues of a King & Queen with a opened roof structure. There is a low seating wall, with a number of chess boards . Not pieces, players must bring their own. Probably...More

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