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Riverfront Park

2201 Netherland Inn Rd, Kingsport, TN 37664
423-229-9457
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Ranked #14 of 19 Attractions in Kingsport
Type: Parks
Most recent review
- Nov 27, 2013
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kingsport
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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Kingsport, Tennessee
Senior Contributor
28 reviews 28 reviews
8 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 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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Lowmansville, KY
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 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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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
10 attraction reviews
59 helpful votes 59 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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25 reviews 25 reviews
3 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 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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133 reviews 133 reviews
39 attraction reviews
77 helpful votes 77 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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Kingsport, Tennessee
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69 reviews 69 reviews
23 attraction reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2012

Greenbelt is accessible at this location and Netherland Inn there too. Very small playground meant for pre-schoolers. Small picnic area. Cross walking bridge to Cherokee Island for fun of exploring that area on foot.

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Sw Virginia
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31 reviews 31 reviews
13 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2012

Not many towns offer a scenic walking path along a river front with history and bathroom facilities.

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Kingsport, Tennessee
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19 reviews 19 reviews
11 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 11, 2012

Great little hills for riding a ripstick. Plus, it is right next to the river so it is super pretty.

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Sevierville, Tennessee
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2010

The park walk way is dirty covered in geese dropings, The bath rooms is NASTY!!!!!! In More Ways Then ONE! DO NOT LET A CHILD GO IN THERE ALONE!!!!!!! Do Not Go There!

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