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Address: 2201 Netherland Inn Rd, Kingsport, TN 37664
Phone Number: 423-229-9457
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the park is play it has alot of geese and ducks and it is good to take kids to play on the playground and the walkways are wide

3 of 5 starsReviewed August 15, 2015
bkg491962
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Kingsport, Tennessee
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Bristol, Virginia
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51 reviews
18 attraction reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 19, 2015 via mobile

The park isn't very big but it's nice to put your feet in the sand. This is really just a nice place to walk and let the kids ride their bikes or scooters. The swinging bridge is a nice touch as well.

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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149 reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2015

the park is play it has alot of geese and ducks and it is good to take kids to play on the playground and the walkways are wide

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Thank bkg491962
Jonesborough, Tennessee
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25 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2015

the river is always going have its natural beauty but it stops at the bank . The park itself has an abandoned look with trash littering the the bank and old park features from 1976 bicentennial that look like they mite be waiting on the tricentennial celebration for future generations to dig up and ask what was this place .... More 

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1 Thank foodnfun2015
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9 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 via mobile

We bring our daughters here every once in a while if we're in the neighborhood. Where the playground is the path & picnic tables are always covered in duck poop, so I wouldn't recommend eating here. The playground equipment is a little outdated. They're definitely better parks in the area.

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Thank Jessica C
kingsport
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7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2013

This park has a nice view of the river, but there are extremely questionable people lurking around. There have been prostitution arrests in the past. I would not go there alone or near dark.

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1 Thank t k
Kingsport, Tennessee
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51 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

Nice walking path or softball fields if you play within the league. There is also a swinging bridge. Nice river to fish but other than that, it doesn't off much. There is no playground for small children or much for them to do besides feed geese/ducks. There are signs posted asking you not to do this but people do it... More 

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1 Thank Kristie88
Lowmansville, KY
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 3, 2013

Beautiful park especially for photos and family time. We also went to Domtar Park for a baseball tournament and it is a great sports facility. Too Bad the tournament got rained out!

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1 Thank TCStarMom5
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37 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed November 13, 2012

We used to love coming here, but now there are so many unsavory things that go on here that we just don't go.If you have children I would not deem this a safe area.

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arkansas
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30 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2012

nice and walk the swinging bridge I enjoyed a nice walk. the river makes a great photo in the evening. Great place to bring the kids to play on play grounds.

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Tennessee
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137 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2012

Its hard to write a fair review of Riverfront Park. One would want to write a nice review, but the others before me pretty much hit the nail on the head. The word nasty pretty much decribes this park and it really is nothing special. On a positive side, those who walk the green belt, pass right through it on... More 

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