Independence Park is located at 300 Hawthorne Lane, Charlotte, NC, 28204. The StoryWalk starts at the playground and winds its way along the walking path toward Hawthorne Lane away from town and ends back at the playground. Here's a park map.
- Sunscreen, hats and sunglasses: Independence Park offers little shade, especially along the walking path.
- Water and snacks: There's a great playground at the park if you want to stay and make an afternoon of it.