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Bear River State Park

601 Bear River Drive, Evanston, WY
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Ranked #1 of 5 attractions in Evanston
Type: State Parks
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Evanson, Wyoming, United States
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

bison and calves are wonderful to watch. also have 3 bull elk. nice walkway, you do have to watch for wild moose though

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

great picnicing & hiking area Park has grills Elk Bison playground horse shoe pits Can go tubing Has shelter facilities

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Albuquerque, New Mexico
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Great place to walk along the river. Beautiful scenery. Nice friendly people along the route. We saw deer grazing in the field. It was a wonderful time.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2014

After our Meal at JB's we went to this little board walk with my kids and my dog. The only problem was that the sign for the board walk was a little to small so very easy to miss and to many mosquito.good thing that I had bug repellent and was able to walk the entire board walk.

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Mesa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

This State Park is free. It has a wonderful path along the river, connecting to other paths which go on for miles. It has a herd of bison and a pen of elk. There are plenty of bathrooms, picnic tables, and benches.

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Salt Lake City, Utah
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

We just enjoyed a great visit to BRSP. We made a quick trip to through the park and stopped at the visitor center to ask about the Mirror Lake Byway. The lady there was so kind & helpful. She highlighted maps and recommended some trails for us. She even pointed out a yearling elk calf that we'd completely overlooked. We... More

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Evanston, Wyoming
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2013

I recently moved to Evanston and have found myself at Bear River State Park many, many times. As a family we really enjoy the biking and walking trails. I have ridden several of the mountain biking trails and always had a great time. I am hoping we get enough snow this winter so I can enjoy the cross country skiing... More

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Effingham
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2013

On Oct 4th I was passing through Evanston and needing information on the high pass road conditions on the Mirror Lake Scenic Byway, which is Rt 150 between Evanston and Kamas, Utah. I had never been on that road and there was a good bit of snow at lower elevations. I found there is a travel information center in Bear... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013 via mobile

We just picnicked here and it is just beautiful! But the best thing ever...a female moose, a little one and a bull moose crossed the stream we were sitting next to maybe 35' feet from us, amazing! Enjoyed the bison and elk bit the wild moose was an extra treat! Just lovely!

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Evanston, Wyoming
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

great walkway and place for families. Paddle boats at the ponds, crawldaddies and more. you can rent the pavilion(inside) from the rec center.

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