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Arkansas River Trail

Address: Wichita, KS
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Ranked #6 of 18 Activities in Wichita
Type: Jogging Paths/ Tracks, Trails, Traveler Resources, Outdoor Activities, Spas & Wellness
Activities: Jogging, Running
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Type: Jogging Paths/ Tracks, Trails, Traveler Resources, Outdoor Activities, Spas & Wellness
Activities: Jogging, Running
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Waco, Texas
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17 reviews 17 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

You can stroll, jog, or power walk, the choice is yours. Museums, parks are located along the way. Plenty of places to sit and enjoy the scenery. Very safe and families with their dogs come out in the evening.

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Blenheim, NZ
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211 reviews 211 reviews
53 attraction reviews
112 helpful votes 112 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

A long concreted track along the side of the river all the way through town, down to the South. Great asset to the city

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texas
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72 reviews 72 reviews
17 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 13, 2013

Soooo glad we went! Very pretty landscaping - lots of photo ops. The Keeper of the Plains and all of the info about the Native American history was very impressive and informative. Made me proud of my Native heritage!

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Chesham, Bucks, England
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170 reviews 170 reviews
72 attraction reviews
136 helpful votes 136 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 19, 2013

We walked from the Keeper of the Plains - over the bridge and towards the Troll. Lovely hot summers day - people walking, jogging and just relaxing in their lunch break. On the way back we watched the Herons wading. Nice pitstop on the road trip.

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Hamel
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57 reviews 57 reviews
26 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Well maintained and usually lovely place to stroll. Much prettier when the water is abundant of course. Some nice places along the walk to take photographs, too.

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Wichita, Kansas
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013 via mobile

My family loves this place! We go weekly. It's a great walk and you must see the Keeper at night with the fire!

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Chanute, Kansas
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44 reviews 44 reviews
10 attraction reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2013

Until I had the opportuntiy to stay at the Hyatt in Wichita, I had no idea this trail existed. It is right out the door of the Hyatt (as well as a couple of other downtown Wichita hotels). There is a wide paved path on each side of the river, starting just south of US-400, and extending north farther than... More 

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Palmer, MA
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89 reviews 89 reviews
25 attraction reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2013

I was in Wichita for a conference at the Hyatt. The riverfront is spectacular: so inviting, clean and very scenic. The 2 mile loop from the Hyatt to the Keeper of the Plains walking bridge is outstanding - loved it!

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Anadarko, Oklahoma, United States
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

Wow what an awesome place! If I lived near there I would be walking or biking that trail everyday! it is beautiful right on the river and so clean!

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Temple Hills
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141 reviews 141 reviews
51 attraction reviews
86 helpful votes 86 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2013

Great view of downtown from the river and a nice park area. Make sure to go back at night when they light the ring of fire.

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