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Riverside Park

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Beautiful area in downtown Salida

Nice walk along the river and enjoy the Riverwalk Park. We just sat by the river and enjoying... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Denise O
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Pretty!

What a lovely park. I didn’t mind paying the extra tax to have such a wonderful park to visit... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
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Sackett Avenue and F, E and D streets, Salida, CO
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All reviewsarkansas riverwalk along the rivercottonwood treeshuge treesplayground equipmenton the rockslovely walkwalking pathgreat settingsummer weekendshistoric downtownpaddle boardersclimbing walldelightful placenice walkwaylots of picnic tablesprovide plenty of shade
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Nice walk along the river and enjoy the Riverwalk Park. We just sat by the river and enjoying watching and hearing the river go by.

Thank Denise O
Reviewed 6 days ago

What a lovely park. I didn’t mind paying the extra tax to have such a wonderful park to visit. The city really did a good job with this area of town.

Thank kttr0ut
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful park in historic downtown Salida that sits right on the Arkansas river. Well kept lawn and garden with lots of trees. Watch kayakers throughout the day or rent a tube and float down the river. Clean and cheerful playground and rock climbing wall. And...More

Thank Patricia A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have walked along the river and enjoyed a couple of concerts. The park area is small but has a great setting. There are benches where you can sit and enjoy the activity in or on the river. The path is wide which makes for...More

Thank Sharron F
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

People were all enjoying themselves, the weather was splendid. We didn't get in the water, but lots of kids were enjoying themselves. I'd skip renting the tubes and just float myself. There are plenty of easy places to get in and out.

Thank Bill A
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

This a a very nice park with grass and huge trees. There’s benches and paces to picnic. There’s also a river walk that basically starts by the Boathouse Restaurant and runs under the bridge at F Street southward along the river for about a quarter...More

Thank GreeleyJoe
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We visited on a hot day in the summer. The river was reportedly flowing low and the river was fantastic. We spent the whole day just hanging on the rocks. My 11 year old son got a huge kick out of jumping into the river,...More

1  Thank bicklehoff
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Free public park with free concerts in the summer, and location, location, location, on the river right in the heart of downtown. Bring a blanket and a cooler and come linger in the shade for a while while the kids play on the newly upgraded...More

Thank Lee H
Reviewed August 3, 2018

Nice park close to historic downtown and adjacent to riverwalk. Nice stage; enjoyed free concert in the park.....friendly people having a great time!

Thank Denell2014
Reviewed July 31, 2018

This park has a nice pastoral setting right in town. The river makes for a fine companion, as do the trees and views. We always chill here after a big mountain bike ride in the nearby hills.

Thank montanapescado
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Diane G
June 1, 2017|
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Response from hanesrm | Reviewed this property |
As stated in my review, there is a playground area to the left of the stage, during fibark they fence off the playground so adults without children don't go stumbling in. The playground features swings a slide, a rock wall... More
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Michelle D
August 17, 2016|
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Response from Troy U | Reviewed this property |
The river runs along the park. There are 4 or 5 places where the river drops and creates some whitewater. You can wade and swim in the calm water. The children will want to have life jackets if they want to float through the... More
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Tracy D
February 15, 2015|
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Response from richbonilla | Reviewed this property |
I saw fly fishing, going on......l@@ked nice......
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