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Nothing special

It's really sad that St. Joseph hasn't done more with it's river front. There is dock that you can... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2017
Ekekla08
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Saint Joseph, Missouri
Not much to see

Actually, not much to see there except a couple of historic markers, a up close view of the... read more

Reviewed July 20, 2017
rtemple450
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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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1st St. and Francis St., Saint Joseph, MO 64505
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed March 6, 2011

This is nicest in spring and fall and definitely a day time thing-don't go down here at night except in a locked car, ok? The south parking lot is pretty worn, so you might want to park in the North lot by the casino and...More

7  Thank familytravel24
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed September 9, 2015

If this is a park I have a bridge to sell ya! I don't think I have 100 words to describe this place. Dirty?

2  Thank Cheryl L
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

The park was somewhat under construction repair but it could have been so much nicer with better signage..... difficult to find, etc. With the history of pioneers setting off for the West from here, it should and could be a drawing point for St Joseph....More

Thank edeanr
Reviewed January 10, 2018

even though the city of St Joseph is right there, it is like being in the country. Nice paths to follow and lots to look at as far as nature goes.

Thank Jim L
Reviewed July 27, 2017

It's really sad that St. Joseph hasn't done more with it's river front. There is dock that you can go down and fish on the Might Mo or as local's call it The Muddy Mo (Missouri River). There isn't much else to do. There is...More

Thank Ekekla08
Reviewed July 20, 2017

Actually, not much to see there except a couple of historic markers, a up close view of the Missouri River, sometimes great sunsets and a good place to watch BNSF coal trains go by. I eat a sack lunch there from time to time.. but...More

1  Thank rtemple450
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Great place for pictures. Not the safest area at night. Great for family outing for a few hours of down time during the day.

Thank Tiffinie D
Reviewed January 11, 2017

Had some amazing pictures of my son taken here for his senior pictures. Lots of people like the train tracks in theirs but beware there are homeless people walking around who sleep in the area. Other than taking pictures here, I would not normally go...More

Thank jshew25
Reviewed November 10, 2016

The trail connected to this park is awesome. But the park itself is horrible. The parking lot needs repaired and the general upkeep needs a lot of attention!

2  Thank 1briancarroll
Reviewed September 22, 2016 via mobile

I see negative reviews but I really enjoyed myself here. The park was super clean and well managed. The paved path is perfect for a bike ride and to ride even beyond the park as there is 'more' paved roadway that's great for a ride....More

Thank DeanneHA
Reviewed September 12, 2016

There are no words to explain how bad it is under the interstate. They have done some work but have much much more to do

1  Thank Alvin P
Reviewed July 22, 2016

Could be a great area, neglected, ignored. There are people that may not have anywhere else to go around sometimes, I like the river view, but keep one eye on my surroundings when alone.

Thank Calvin L
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