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Buena Vista River Park

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Address: 926 S Main St, Buena Vista, CO 81211-2217

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A wonderful park

This park was gorgeous. The picturesque river running below the easy trails was beautiful. My daughter and I had a great time exploring. If you are in the area it is definitely... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Karen M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

This park was gorgeous. The picturesque river running below the easy trails was beautiful. My daughter and I had a great time exploring. If you are in the area it is definitely worth your time to check it out.

Thank Karen M
Colorado Springs, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This a place to experience the beauty of Colorado and of Buena Vista. The park is well mantained, with dog parks, playgrounds, ball fields, and easy paths to walk and view the river.

Thank Barbara B
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked along this trail that follows the river and it was very nice and well maintained. An easy walk with stops along the way to watch the kayaks and paddle boarders trying to ride the waves. Very scenic walk.

Thank my3girlsAustin
Buena Vista, Colorado
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15 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Like everything in BV that's worthwhile and valued by locals this is just wonderful 'Old Colorado' Nature. T'is a privilege!

Thank noellemichelle
St. George's, Grenada
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23 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice walk along the river in the summer with family, pets, clean environment, bathroom facility available.

Thank Fountain of You... S
Andrews, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great walking path with places to stop and rest, watch people on the river, and enjoy the view. Surprising number of play areas for children.

Thank Donna W
San Antonio, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

While waiting for our scheduled departure time on a whitewater rafting trip we decided to look around town. Found this gem and just hung out and people and nature watched for a while. Very serene and breathtaking!

Thank heyarnold467
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was quite surprised when I saw all the effort this town has taken to not only attract visitors, but also in the way they have made the old downtown attractive to the residents of this town. There is more construction planned, so I shall return to see what else is on the plan for downtown. The park is beautiful... More 

Thank GigiBlogger
Bend, Oregon
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34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

From Hwy 24 East on Main St, through town. You'll find a large dirt parking lot at the far east end where you can park. There is a boat ramp & restrooms. On this particular day we found ourselves watching the local rafting groups loading & preparing for a popular boating adventure down the Arkansas River. Lot's of activity both... More 

Thank Deepwaterblue13
Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2016

This is NOT the Arkansas River that flows through Tulsa, OK. We almost had to laugh at this enjoyable sight and everyone having fun in the water. We had a picnic lunch on a table next to the rapids; watched children bouncing in the white water with watchful parents pulling them out downstream. A great place to unwind and spend... More 

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