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Dennis Weaver Memorial Park

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Address: River Sage Drive, Ridgway, CO
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Nice park.

Nice short hiking location. Husband and I had a picnic lunch down by the river quite and sort of remote.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
65sherri
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New Haven, Missouri
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New Haven, Missouri
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23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice short hiking location. Husband and I had a picnic lunch down by the river quite and sort of remote.

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Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Do make a stop here. It's a GREAT place to walk around and spend time by the river. The monument is thought provoking and a great photo spot.

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Port Townsend, Washington
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41 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2016

Kind of a local secret. Easy to find just off Hwy 550 north of Ridgway, it's a cute park down by the Uncompagre river. Check out the giant eagle statue, stack some rocks in honor of McCloud, and take a hike or bike on the trails to the north of the parking lot. Quite a sweet ride, and if you... More 

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Telluride, Colorado
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59 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2016

This little park has a BIG eagle statue. The park is close to the walkway that connects to a longer walkway that goes into to the town of Ridgway. Dennis Weaver Memorial Park is a couple of miles north outside Ridgway. The park has sign on the highway directing drivers to the park. The park is located not far off... More 

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Fort Collins, Colorado
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34 reviews
9 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

So glad we stumbled upon this park while geocaching! Beautiful find! We loved the prayer stones and the story behind them, the eagle statue, the memorial to Dennis Weaver, the beautiful Russian Sage in full bloom, etc. Will come back with a picnic lunch if I'm ever in this area again!

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San Antonio, TX
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62 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2015

Join the many who have put wishes with their small pile of 3 rocks around a massive and gorgeous statue of an eagle with huge wing span and beautifully balanced as if without effort.

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Colorado Springs, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 97 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

A nice for a short walk. The Eagle sculpture was very well done and large. The park had beautiful views of the surrounding mountains.

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Springfield, Missouri
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22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

This park is a wonderful way of enjoying views of the mountains and having the lake and camping nearby makes it ideal for families.

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Sarasota, Florida, USA
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2015

This is a must see for a Ridgway visitor. Great views of river and nice healthy walk.. The mountain views and air are excellent

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Montrose, Colorado
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2015

Love this place! Love the Russian Sage! Love the Eagle! Love the river! Not so crazy about all the signs!

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