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Dennis Weaver Memorial Park

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River Sage Drive, Ridgway, CO
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Great place for a short hike with wonderful views

We were very impressed with the park. There is good parking and the trails are marked. On the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
ERColr
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Colorado Springs, Colorado
Small but beautiful

Although it is small there is lot to do. There are hikes, a bike trail, a beautiful eagle sculpture... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
katebrymom
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New Jersey
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  • Average4%
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“the river” (21 reviews)
“eagle statue” (4 reviews)
“picnic lunch” (3 reviews)
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River Sage Drive, Ridgway, CO
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"the river"
in 21 reviews
"eagle statue"
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"picnic lunch"
in 3 reviews
"picnic tables"
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"lovely tribute"
in 2 reviews
"paved trail"
in 2 reviews
"big eagle"
in 2 reviews
"walk or bike"
in 2 reviews
"off the highway"
in 3 reviews
"beautiful spot"
in 2 reviews
"great place to picnic"
in 2 reviews
"worth a stop"
in 2 reviews
"views of the mountains"
in 2 reviews
"prayer"
in 10 reviews
"bronze"
in 6 reviews
"sage"
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"sculptures"
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We were very impressed with the park. There is good parking and the trails are marked. On the trails we saw many wildflowers and blooming cacti (at least during early-mid June). In addition, from a number of spots in the park you have wonderful views...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Although it is small there is lot to do. There are hikes, a bike trail, a beautiful eagle sculpture with rock prayers, views etc . Nice tribute to Dennis aka mccloud

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Reviewed November 14, 2017

This park is a lovely tribute to Dennis Weaver. The river running through the walking area , gorgeous eagle bronze, walking paths make it a must stop. It is very calming to walk around and see all the three rocks stacked for good luck and...More

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Reviewed October 25, 2017 via mobile

This is beautiful park for hiking on it’s trails and/or a picnic near the river. The eagle statue is a wonder of beauty. The prayer stones also

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Reviewed October 17, 2017

This is a spectacularly lovely spot and well worth pulling off the road for the short trip to the park. The statue of the eagle is inspiring and massive. The prayer rocks and circles are peaceful and the views of the mountains are just humbling....More

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Reviewed September 25, 2017

Definitely worth a stop if you'd like a nice little walk all no the river. Nice meditative place around the big eagle statue. Good place for birdwatching.

Thank rottenreba
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

Spend as little or a lot of time here, it's nestled in a very scenic part of the Western Slope of Colorado

Thank herb854
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Reviewed August 9, 2017

This little park is kind of a shrine. For thousands of years, the native people (Nuche, or Ute) lived along side the Uncompagre River. Then the Whites forced them out at gun point, in a campaign of genocide. Dennis Weaver knew this, so he and...More

Thank JoJoBoHo5656
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Reviewed July 12, 2017

This park has been one of our favorites of this trip. A great tribute Dennis Weaver and a place to reflect, and meditate. The park grounds are beautiful with lots of trails to explore. We spent the entire morning here. Put this on you must...More

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Reviewed June 9, 2017

A beautiful spot to meditate. Stop to listen to the water and the birds,stroll the trails,and smell the sage.

Thank formersandman
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