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Great Getaway for Peace and Tranquility

My folks moved to Rock Falls over 20 years ago and I just now found this hidden gem along the Rock... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Carol J
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Sinnissippi Park Is Such A Beautiful Place At Any Time of the Year!

Just a brief yet brisk walk here, even in cold weather and snow can be an awesome few precious... read more

Reviewed December 26, 2017
legacyendeavors
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Racine, Wisconsin
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3 weeks ago
“Great Getaway for Peace and Tranquility ”
Dec 26, 2017
“Sinnissippi Park Is Such A Beautiful Place At Any Time of the Year!”
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My folks moved to Rock Falls over 20 years ago and I just now found this hidden gem along the Rock River! Well paved, winding trail through the lush forest and riverside where wildlife flourishes. A great getaway for peace and tranquillity only 2 hours...More

Thank Carol J
Reviewed December 26, 2017 via mobile

Just a brief yet brisk walk here, even in cold weather and snow can be an awesome few precious minutes or moments! Recollections of the beauty here awakens ones senses and creates some outstanding & awesome times that can take your breath away! It's amazing...More

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Reviewed September 18, 2017

We took a leisurely walk here on Sunday. Found lots of hickory nuts to forage! I can't wait to crack them open and bake them in a cake or cookies. I haven't decided which yet. Great place for family picnics, play ball, play frisbee golf...More

Thank Trista M
Reviewed April 8, 2017 via mobile

A tribe of Indians inhabited this area in prehistory time.Burial mounds atop of bluffs overlooking the river.Every so often the earth brings up a piece of old pottery, shard of Flint or Arrowhead. Sinnissipi is a small park, but it's ancient and mysterious. It's the...More

1  Thank tim p
Reviewed November 10, 2015

You can easily drive through to get a "lay of the land" but the best way to enjoy the park is to go on a trail walk and try to get lost. The park is bigger than you think and has lots of places to...More

Thank David W
Reviewed November 4, 2015

Sinnissippi Park, in Sterling, has been around since 1934 and has grown to where it is today, one of 23 parks and facilities maintained by the Sterling Park District. A mixture of gentle hills on the east end and higher flats overlooking the Rock River...More

Thank Tim M
Reviewed October 20, 2015

I love coming out to Sinnissippi, sometime just to walk and sometimes to take pictures. It has some beautiful path ways and great hidden nooks and cranny's to explore.

Thank Dawn A
Reviewed June 7, 2015

We didn't have any luck spotting the "Indian Mounds" that are there, but the bike path and ambiance of the park is great!

1  Thank wenchfiona
Reviewed August 10, 2014

Anywhere you can go and just be able to stretch, walk, eats or drinks and just plain have fun, this is good here.

1  Thank justusone
Reviewed April 29, 2014

We brought our kids here on occasion to cook-out and hike. There are always people out there enjoying nature. My son even had his senior pictures taken there years ago.

Thank Christine328
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