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Dennis Weaver Memorial Park

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Address: River Sage Drive, Ridgway, CO
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The Eagle!

Absolutely beautiful spot to stop & walk down to the incredible carved Eagle. Very impressive to see and to see and leave a "prayer rock" beside the Eagle. Nice spots for a... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 29, 2015
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Montrose, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 NEW

Absolutely beautiful spot to stop & walk down to the incredible carved Eagle. Very impressive to see and to see and leave a "prayer rock" beside the Eagle. Nice spots for a picnic by the river.

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Ohio
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2015

This Park is so worth the walk! The trails are great and the memorial is this very large eagle that is made of bronze. Its a must see!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

Nice park and worth seeing. I would not plan a trip around it. Can see everything in 10 minutes. Might be a good place to stop and have a quick bite to eat.

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Cumming, Georgia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

The park is directly on the Uncomphagre River. A beautiful setting. If you are looking for a nice place to just chill for a bit - stop there. It isn't much for hiking unless you just want a stroll along the river. Worth a look-see.

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Ridgway, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

This special park donated to the memory of Dennis Weaver, a movie & TV star and long-time resident, sits on the banks of the Uncompahgre River and offers stunning views of the Mt. Sneffels Range. It is a native American inspired spiritual park featuring an enormous sculpture of an eagle in flight atop a rock cairn. There are many small... More 

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Ridgway, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

In spring there are blubirds, then eagles and Canada geese. In winter, the deer are beautiful. A blessing with a breath-taking view.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 11, 2015

As the winter is winding its way down the eagle is always visible with the mts a spectacular backdrop- This time of year keeps the gorgeous San Juan Mt Range topped with snow. The park is always kept in priistine condition clean and extremely pleasant to have an outdoor winter picnic or just to be peaceful by the river that... More 

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Denver
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 27, 2014

Wonderful walk with sculptures along a river. Beautiful scenery with easy access from the parking lot.

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North Carolina
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Only 1 1/2 miles from Ridgeway. Huge eagle statue attached to a large rock, impressive. Lovely how the place was covered with small stacks of rocks done by people that had visited the place. We placed our own. Serene, peaceful place.

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Durango, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

Only a mile and a half north of Ridgway this park and eagle statue is a must for anyone close to Ridgway. The statue and poem will take your breath away. Visit on a sunny blue sky day and you may Not want to leave. Statue is very short walk from parking area.

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Address: River Sage Drive, Ridgway, CO
Location: United States  >  Colorado (CO)  >  Ridgway

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