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Address: Rock Island, IL
Phone Number: 309-732-7275
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Activities: Birdwatching

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Beautiful sunsets, nice place for a evening walk, lookout tower

Great place to go to overlook the Mississippi River and watch sunset, the park itself has always been neglected, does have playground for kids it has been replaced but its not... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed April 21, 2015
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Great place to go to overlook the Mississippi River and watch sunset, the park itself has always been neglected, does have playground for kids it has been replaced but its not kept up swings are broken most of the time, has a decent walk path that connects and follows river north

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Rock Island, IL
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

Sunset Park, a park in the city of Rock Island, IL, has several acres of wooded park land in a lake setting, with an outlet to the Mississippi River. It is the starting point for the 65 mile Quad Cities' bike path. People also walk on the path. It is in a beautiful setting. There is a marina there with... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Although the downtown docks are just transient and you can't load, unload or refuel, here's hoping that all the good parts of sunset get moved to Schwiebert Park and that the difficult boat access and poor dredging get left behind forever. Until then, however, this remains your best bet for pool 16 river access for any sizable watercraft. It's best... More 

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2014

Good place to launch a boat and a very nice lookout tower to view the MIssissippi River. But, it just seemed a under kept to me.

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Address: Rock Island, IL
Phone Number: 309-732-7275
Location: United States  >  Illinois (IL)  >  Rock Island

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