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Pretty little park away from the bustle of the city.

The walk along the river is great. The upper path though seems underdeveloped once you get beyond... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Calgary, Canada
Sweet little spot for hanging out

The park offers ramadas, restrooms, and the adjacent Vincent wolfe playground. Here's a good... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
Charles C
Yuma, Arizona
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Home to the treasured Stewart Vincent Wolfe Creative Playground, the 110‐acre West Wetlands Park is a well beloved jewel of the citizens of Yuma. The 30 acres of the “lower bench” are restored with native trees and grasses and offer beautiful...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
282 N 12th Ave, Yuma, AZ 85364-1318
+1 928-373-5200
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Reviewed 3 days ago

The walk along the river is great. The upper path though seems underdeveloped once you get beyond the grassed area around the man-made lake. This area would be great for family picnics as there are several Ramada’s with picnic tables. We saw people with fishing...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DonkN
Reviewed August 20, 2018

The park offers ramadas, restrooms, and the adjacent Vincent wolfe playground. Here's a good stop-off for a mid-bike ride rest (water fountains for topping off the bottles), or dropping a line and doing some fishing.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Charles C
Reviewed August 19, 2018

Amazing linear park. Something for everyone. Beaches on the Colorado River, fishing pond, walking biking equestrian trails that run the length of the river within the city limits, frisbee golf course, nature trails, wildlife, and the most awesome kids playground (The Castle at Stewart Vincent...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank mikeeY5270GI
Reviewed June 27, 2018

The park is very nice with gazebos and lakes and alongside the river. There is a childrens play area and lots of grassland and a nature trail that is worth a walk along to the beaches. Quite good for small wildlife and birds too.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Tins76
Reviewed June 10, 2018

The West Wetlands Park is like stepping out of the desert environment and into a riparian environment. This is a great place to visit ! The West Wetlands Park is I believe just over a mile long. The lower half has a nice improved walking...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank tom t
Reviewed April 1, 2018 via mobile

Great parking, clean park, plenty of playgrounds, fishing pond, lots of shade, great ramadas for rent, river access, campground, all 2 minutes away from downtown Yuma. What’s not to love.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank AngelO235
Reviewed March 29, 2018

Spring break trip with the grand kids, ages 15, 14 and 3 brought us to this park and its wonderful playground. There are two sections, one for ages 2 to 5, the other for ages 5 to 12. The three year old had a wonderful...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Eloi N
Reviewed March 18, 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing park for kids! My toddler grandson had an amazing time playing in and around the castle. Great job Yuma!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Mags1moo
Reviewed March 4, 2018

We and about 700 other geocachers were in the park on Sunday Feb. 4. There were cachers there from many of the US states and a few from Canada. This was the 12th annual SWAG event in Yuma (South West Arizona Geocachers)

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 26, 2018 via mobile

Well taken care and a great spot for a picnic. We were just passing by. There is even a beach to swim in the river

Date of experience: February 2018
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