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Address: 600 Renaissance Center, Detroit, MI
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Great way to relax in the evening..

When you want to just relax and walk off that stress, this is the place to be. It may get a lil crowded in the evenings, but still, the river on the side, the majestic GM towers... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 30, 2015
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Fairborn, Ohio
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Fairborn, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015 NEW

When you want to just relax and walk off that stress, this is the place to be. It may get a lil crowded in the evenings, but still, the river on the side, the majestic GM towers, the lively people around, and the cool breeze in your hair makes you forget everything and will feel like just walking on and... More 

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Chicago, IL
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2015

I always enjoy the Detroit River Walk in the summer. They always have something going on, especially various music festivals, with plenty of vendors. It's beautiful at night, and just sitting and looking at the bright Canada skyline lights across the lake is very enjoyable!

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Detroit, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2015

Great views of the Detroit River and Windsor ON skyline. This is one thing Detroit did right. Outstanding stainless steel rails, nice seating areas, fish here if you like. There are good/great restaurants along the River Walk.

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Denver
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

The City is trying to develop it but they still have lots to do!!!! the Canadian side is much nicer and friendlier. Sorry to say that

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Sedona, Arizona
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2015

This is one of the most delightful walks in Detroit. It's safe, peaceful, away from traffic noise. Well worth making the effort if you're in the city.

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Detroit, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2015

Nice to sit and watch the water. Can see Canada right across. Great view of Caesars Casino. Right in front of Renaissance Center

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Grosse Pointe Farms
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Docked our boat at a public harbor to walk to Joe Muers in the RenCen. Perfect summer early evening, families everywhere, fountains in front of the RenCen filled with kids. Walking back from the restaurant we had to take an alternate route as police close down the walkway at 10pm. Can't wait to go back!

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Kalamazoo, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 13, 2015

While the "Rockin on the Riverfront" with the Doobie Brothers was a great time, the venue is horrible!!! They have this small area roped off for those who want to set their seats up and theoretically save the position. Security was terrible for the event and after being there to save our place at 4:00pm for a 9:00 show from... More 

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Livonia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2015

Finally have great improvements made with the waterfront.. for people to enjoy the beauty of the River/Canada/entertainments...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

While staying at the Renaissance Center for a conference, I had some free time and had the chance to walk the riverfront. OH it's pretty. The walkway seems to go forever and the views are spectacular. Take your lunch to go and spend some time watching the boats and Canada in the background. So peaceful!!

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Address: 600 Renaissance Center, Detroit, MI
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Detroit

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