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Walking, running and bike trails with a view! And playgrounds!

Lake Fayetteville is the go to destination for a walk, run or bike ride . Plenty of places to park... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fayetteville, Arkansas
Walk, Ride, Disc Gof, Fish

A nice local lake that has a great walking and bike path. The fishing dock and water habitat is... read more

Reviewed December 11, 2018
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Full tackle shop with boat and bike rentals. Visit the website for more information.
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
1330 E Lake Fayetteville Rd, Fayetteville, AR 72764
+1 479-444-3476
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lake Fayetteville is the go to destination for a walk, run or bike ride . Plenty of places to park and start from. It is also connected to the to Arkansas Greenway if you want to go further.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank patrickmH3714PS
Reviewed December 11, 2018

A nice local lake that has a great walking and bike path. The fishing dock and water habitat is nice.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank nixas15
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Big park lake . Good for hiking around. There is a food truck city overlooking the lake from the street side

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ki0ki
Reviewed October 2, 2018

There is no river running through downtown Fayetteville, so when people come to town looking for a walk along water, I send them here. The lake is 5.6 miles around, a very pretty paved walk that is shared by walkers, bikers and baby strollers. There...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank sophia818
Reviewed June 19, 2018

One of the places on the 5 mile loop around Lake Fayetteville, crossing over the earthen dam. Very pretty area with some benches and the park nearby.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank lhayes40
Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

We walked the 5+ mile loop partly using the rugged trail by the lake and then the paved trail. Very serene and pleasant scenery. If you are planning on going to botanical gardens make sure and go in entrance. We walked behind it and thought...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank SonnyHarley2
Reviewed October 11, 2017

I love Lake Fayetteville! I run it all the time, as it gives a great 5.25 mile loop paved option PLUS non-paved. For a small community, there's quite a bit of space and things to do (disc golf, softball fields, volleyball courts, etc.). Quite a...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank YogaTravel
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

We live across the street so many hours are spent over at the lake either running, road biking or mountain biking. Also hiked the trail a few times. It's like our back yard so it's home for us. City just does a fantastic job maintaining...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Schmagle
Reviewed July 18, 2017 via mobile

Lake Fayetteville has a nice 5 mile trail around the lake and park to walk, run or bike. The trail is part of the Razorback Greenway so longer distances are available if so desired. Also available is a disc golf course, sand volleyball courts, outdoor...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank NWAJSJ
Reviewed July 17, 2017

I've been here several times to walk; me and the Dog. It's a really nice park with an extra wide, well-kept paved trail that seems to surround the entire lake. There are always folks fishing, riding bikes and simply enjoying this very well-maintained park. There...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Carmen D
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October 18, 2018|
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Response from sophia818 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. Yoga classes are held Saturday mornings at 9:30 a.m., from May through the end of October, at the Botanical Gardens (which is on the Lake Fayetteville Trail). You can get there by taking Crossover Rd in Fayetteville... More
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February 17, 2018|
Response from Schmagle | Reviewed this property |
Oh yes. Just need leash. Enjoy
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July 13, 2017|
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Response from Loretta T | Reviewed this property |
You will need to purchase a fishing / boating permit for $6 at the marina. We open from sunrise to sunset.