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All reviews downtown houston bike ride both sides nice walk walk along the river beautiful stretch nice bike miles and miles walking trails bat colony enjoy nature concrete jungle green space take pictures cistern bridge skate
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Walked all over downtown Houston and didn't find any green areas. A few bare spaces with no buildings but nothing that looked like a park. Maybe because its January... I yearned for some relief from the non-stop buildings above and below-ground. Certainly not a pretty...More

Date of experience: January 2020
Thank Bernadette C
Reviewed November 22, 2019

Very nice place to walk around for a break time, with scenic views. Unfortunately for us we experienced there a cold and reiny day, but we appreciated evenly the place.

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank cordova2016
Reviewed November 17, 2019

Annise Parker, the former mayor of Houston, seems to have been in charge of a lot of all the wonderful improvements the park was enriched with. But since this time their was also a lot of destruction at work, caused by fierce flooding. Now it's...More

Date of experience: November 2019
Thank Wander L
Reviewed November 14, 2019

A must-see! Little known, even by the locals, but get tickets in advance, as only a limited number are available.

Date of experience: October 2019
Thank WritersBlock75830
Reviewed November 6, 2019

Very nice lineal park that follows the Buffalo Bayou. You have the trail right next to the river and you have the sidewalk of Allen Parkway to choose. There is also a cool dog park in there. Plan accordingly especially if you have children because...More

Date of experience: July 2019
1  Thank sUp3r_X17
Reviewed October 31, 2019

I have a dog, so really enjoy walking along the bayou with her. The paths are well tended and really nicely set out. Love the bridges and the sculptures too.

Date of experience: September 2019
Thank Demanding_customer45
Reviewed October 3, 2019 via mobile

I grew up in Houston and cannot believe I visited Buffalo Bayou Park for the first time a few days ago. The park is huge, and there are several trails to run and bike. Parking can seem overwhelming, but there is a nice free lot...More

Date of experience: October 2019
11  Thank PillowPopper
Reviewed September 6, 2019

I love fishing and biking so this was the first place where I want to do both. I know that is a really big park and can be difficult to keep it clean, but it is what it really needs.The Park has also a good...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Enea M
Reviewed August 18, 2019

The Buffalo Bayou Park (Sabine Park) in Houston an ideal location to get a panoramic photo of downtown. It’s also a good location for a stroll and even had a skate park.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Z5544LOpeterh
Reviewed August 17, 2019 via mobile

This is a beautiful park in downtown, a short walk from hotels and restaurants. There is a hike & bike path along the bayou that looked well used. The Buffalo Bayou Partnership has a pontoon boat tour which I went on and would highly recommend...More

Date of experience: August 2019
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Freedom58543485191
August 16, 2019|
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Response from JohnSB3 | Reviewed this property |
in the parking spaces next to the office building
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July 27, 2017|
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Response from JohnAndEllenTX | Reviewed this property |
Kim. There are a number of bike rental and drop off stations in the downtown area. You pay for bikes at a rack, and don't have to drop them off at the same rack! Since we live here, and prefer walking instead of cycling, we... More
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Response from msi2014 | Reviewed this property |
Hi see the buffalobayou site. Wednesdays through Fridays, 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm (3:00 pm tour is Historical) Saturdays & Sundays, 10:00 am – 7:00 pm Tours every 30 minutes.
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