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Bear River State Park

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Address: 601 Bear River Dr, Evanston, WY 82930-5364
Phone Number: 3077896547
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great place for a walk

we have always met friendly people there; it's convenient to the highway and to downtown, with a lovely river running through it.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 2 weeks ago
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we have always met friendly people there; it's convenient to the highway and to downtown, with a lovely river running through it.

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ontwor
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

Getting a little exercise is a good idea when you're on a road trip. This Park is well maintained, the trail is easy and safe. Go stretch it out along the river. Tax dollars put to good use.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 4, 2016

Had time to kill, decided to stop. Love seeing the buffalo. Quiet place - seems to be well kept. Peaceful visit.

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Fremont, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

We went to Bear River State Park. its easy to get to from Highway 80. There is the pretty Bear River with walking trails and signs to describe the area. There are picnic tables. There is children's playgrounds. I liked seeing the bison in their fenced in area as well as elk. It was nice to see them. There is... More 

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Roy, Utah
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2016

This is a great little wildlife park, with paved pathways for walks or runs along the Bear River. A small herd of buffalo roam in a large pasture, while a small family of elk hang out in another. The short drive through the park is quite pleasant, and the other visitors are friendly (the bison and elk have 'ignore mode'... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 1, 2016 via mobile

We were in town to watch high school basketball basketball games and were waiting for the games to start. We grabbed some fast food and were looking for a place to eat it. We found what looked like a rest area and pulled into the parking lot. It was a little chilly so we ate in the car. While we... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 6, 2016

Park your car North of the downtown area and make a walk along the Bear River (Western part of the Bear River State Park). It is a quiet area. In the summer you will feel refreshed after an early morning stroll.

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Denver, Colorado
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 20, 2016

I was just in Evanston for one day (including an overnight) and have been traveling all month for business. This walkway did wonders for the fatigue of living out of suitcase. I am a runner so was looking for a running trail, and this was just perfect. Even in winter, the trail was well maintained (one caveat, us winter runners... More 

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Long Beach, California
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

Some visible wildlife on day I visited. Fresh snowfall probably chased everything but buffalo into cover. Nice facilities, undoubtedly would be perfect for a picnic or BBQ weather permitting.

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DeWitt, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2015

While visiting family, we went to Bear River State Park to walk the river trail. The park has a nice trail system and the trails are easy to hike. Before we left, we saw a few bison and elk. This is a great spot for family to gather for a picnic and a little exercise.

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