We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Interesting Walkabout

This was a relaxing meander through the cottonwoods and reeds. Saw ducks and a rabbit. It is... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2019
Yuma, Arizona
Lovely place for a walk

It's fun to see riparian trees along the river. Walking was mostly flat and easy, and there are... read more

Reviewed March 19, 2019
Minneapolis, United States
Read all 30 reviews
All photos (11)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent36%
  • Very good61%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Levee Road, Yuma, AZ
+1 928-373-5198
Improve This Listing
Reviews (30)
Filter reviews
29 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Traveler rating
Show reviews that mention
All reviews nice walk nice park cottonwood trees walking path the river levee wildlife ramadas grill west riparian route signage benches play prison desert
Selected filters
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 29 reviews
Reviewed March 31, 2019

This was a relaxing meander through the cottonwoods and reeds. Saw ducks and a rabbit. It is right below the Yuma Territorial Prison and finished up the tour nicely.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank 269jasperr
Reviewed March 19, 2019

It's fun to see riparian trees along the river. Walking was mostly flat and easy, and there are shady spots.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank robdoc000
Reviewed February 3, 2019

what was one a very good view(according to my wife who has lived here all her life) the view was better before they built the levee but nothing can be done about that now. the park itself is small but is green which is something...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank NEofAZ
Reviewed December 9, 2018

The walk along the river in this park is very pretty and peaceful. There were lots of birds but the signage indicates there are numerous animals you might see. I would advise turning back once you get to the road. We followed the trail and...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank DonkN
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking for a nice walk with a bit of shade, this is the place. The river is quite shallow here, so you can wade and cool off. Well paved walkways make it a comfortable walk.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Fran4747
Reviewed August 20, 2018

The east wetlands offer a more secluded route of access to the river, and has a nice bike path that extends along the Yuma levee.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Charles C
Reviewed June 10, 2018

The East Wetland is adjacent to the West Wetland. It to is by the Colorado River and has some beach front areas surrounded by grassy areas with trees and gazebos.It has some covered parking as both the vehicle and railway bridges are overhead. The Hilton...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank tom t
Reviewed April 3, 2018

This is an interesting area to visit! its right next to the Old Yums Prison! Its inteeresting to find out the wildlife that lives around the area!

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank DonHalazon
Reviewed February 6, 2018

good place to walk and see wildlife. There are sitting areas to relax if you feel like having a break.

Date of experience: December 2017
Thank janiced976
Reviewed February 1, 2018

Hard to believe that a few years ago, this stretch of the river was dessicated, and what is today a beautiful park was a garbage dump and drug area. Some amazing creativity by the City of Yuma, which pioneered a way to restore the flow...More

Date of experience: January 2018
2  Thank FriskyTrips
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 33 nearby hotels
Holiday Inn Express Yuma
205 reviews
5.30 miles away
Candlewood Suites Yuma
76 reviews
5.31 miles away
Hilton Garden Inn Yuma Pivot Point
921 reviews
5.32 miles away
Homewood Suites Yuma
494 reviews
5.46 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 309 nearby restaurants
Imperial Date Gardens
18 reviews
4.22 miles away
569 reviews
5.32 miles away
Lutes Casino
608 reviews
5.27 miles away
Da Boyz Italian Cuisine
155 reviews
5.32 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 82 nearby attractions
Cloud Museum
30 reviews
3.51 miles away
Waylon's Water World
40 reviews
4.87 miles away
Betty's Kitchen National Recreation Trail
9 reviews
2.24 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Yuma East Wetlands staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines