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Address: South of Camelback between Sct. Rd & Marshall Way, Scottsdale, AZ 85251

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Nice area to walk or bike through

Nice area. Saturday had an art event with tents. Easy access nice outdoor space for the public. Very close to shopping, restaurants & other venues.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 1, 2016
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Regina, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2016

The canal is quiet and clean. Stop and take a break or walk along the canal for a relaxing few hours.

Thank DebraARegina
Clearwater, FL
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721 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 12, 2016

I have been staying in the Chaparral & Scottsdale Rd area since 1991. I leave for my am walk, go down chaparral and turn south on the canal. Walk behind the Safari Drive Condos (drool) and then turn left on Scottsdale Rd and walk to Starbucks on Camelback. Then wiggle through Oldtown on way back to my hotel. So the... More 

Thank jimvet1826
Chicago, Illinois
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341 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 9, 2016

A nice restaurants around with Olive Ivy on the corner and tapas, great for an evening walk. I like the bridge and horses statues. Pretty flowers and good temperature at the evening. It would be nice if walk with cold chardoney would be allowed.::O() haha my fav part of Scottsdale.

Thank Desert G
San Carlos, Mexico
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7 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2016

A nice break for a walk and picnic after spending huge sums in the local shops. Guys take your woman there for a shopping break and you'll save $.

Thank patrick c
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218 reviews
82 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 65 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2016

We went for the lights on the canal & were not impressed. However, it is a nice walk & park setting and many restaurants & bars along the way.

Thank cousinbobby
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13 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2016

Nice area. Saturday had an art event with tents. Easy access nice outdoor space for the public. Very close to shopping, restaurants & other venues.

Thank TravelSolo04
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31 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2016

While I wouldn't compare the Scottsdale Water Front area to the River Walk in San Antonio it is a pretty good start. There are a lot of restaurants and shops along a stretch of the canal about a half mile long. The city has done a good job of creating a pedestrian area that is both beautiful and relaxing. If... More 

Thank Desertman2013
California, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2016

We walked along the canal for a very relaxing evening. Not a lot of people and it was quiet - very nice feature in a big city!

Thank Reginald S
Seattle, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 23, 2016

The canal is a great running track through the middle of Phoenix and Scottsdale. Not much shade, so get out early or go late. Crosses a lot of busy streets, but usually runners get a light to cross. Multiple web sites give point to point mileage.

Thank U8138FMjeffs
Troy, Michigan
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23 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2016

Enjoyable short walking path which is very scenic and flanked by nice stores and restaurants along with a famous bridge by a known artist. Don't miss it

Thank fcrane35

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