We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Riverfront Park

1st St. and Francis St., Saint Joseph, MO 64505
816-271-5500
Website
Update attraction details
Got a photo?
Add it.
Ranked #21 of 27 attractions in Saint Joseph
Type: Parks
Most recent review
- Apr 16, 2014
Write a Review

13 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    3
    4
    3
    1
    2
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • Any
English first
Saint Joseph, Missouri, United States
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014 NEW

Concrete sidewalks allow for a beautiful walk or bike along the banks of the Missouri River. Bring your binoculars for you might glimpse bald eagles or waterfowl along the way!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Lees Summit
Top Contributor
125 reviews 125 reviews
41 attraction reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2013

We have been down here a few different times. Each time almost there have been some unsavory people there. It's in an industrial area that is mostly rundown and closed. There also used to be a riverboat attraction there that is long gone and now just has trash and graffiti. The side of the trail by the nature center and... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Alberta, Canada
Top Contributor
497 reviews 497 reviews
232 attraction reviews
247 helpful votes 247 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2013

If you are in the mood for a brisk walk, this is a good place to go. The part located by the casino is quite far from St. Joseph, so do not attempt to walk there from downtown. We made our walk in the evening, as the sun was going down, and the reflections in the mighty Missouri were impressive.... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Mke
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2013

A great spot to go for a walk and the sights of St. Jo ! We even saw a porcupine along the way. I imagine it would prettiest in spring or fall.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Norman, Oklahoma
Top Contributor
245 reviews 245 reviews
73 attraction reviews
314 helpful votes 314 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2012

It's worth the visit if you have never been there before, we loved the fountains and the river with the boat ride as well as the walking and shoping.

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Minneapolis, MN
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2012

The park was difficult to find and difficult to get to on foot. We had to walk through a rather rundown industrial area and cross several train tracks to get there. It doesn't appear to be well maintained. There are some things that make a visit worthwhile. There was a very nice walking/biking trail that we enjoyed. There are also... More

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Saint Joseph, Missouri
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 12, 2012

A great idea gone to pot. Area sufferwes due to lack of upkeep. Great walking trail when not flooded out however.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Elwood, Kansas, United States
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2012

It is pretty, nice walk, when it has flooded it is terrible, and the mosquitos are huge.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Shawnee, KS
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
10 attraction reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2012

The flood of 2011 still has the bridge on the south end closed, and the grounds at Remington Nature Center are still covered in sand/dirt. We did not walk along the Riverfront, so not sure what kind of condition the path is in.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Saint Joseph, Missouri
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2011

This trail is not in Kansas City as the Map shows, but actually in downtown St. Joseph. It is a nice trail, and the North parking area by the casino is the best for parking. I've never been in contact with any vagrants there, as mentioned by a previous post.

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Riverfront Park also viewed

 

Been to Riverfront Park? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

If you own or manage Riverfront Park, register now for free tools to enhance your listing, attract new reviews, and respond to reviewers.

Manage your listing