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Buena Vista River Park

926 S Main St, Buena Vista, CO 81211-2217
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Tranquil with nice paths and shops

Stayed a few days here while rafting. Wonderful little town with great energy. We had a great time... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Arlington, Texas
Awesome that they have this!

Lots of fun! You can walk along the river and watch the kayakers and SUP (stand up paddle... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Knoxville, Tennessee
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“nice park” (8 reviews)
926 S Main St, Buena Vista, CO 81211-2217
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Reviewed yesterday

Stayed a few days here while rafting. Wonderful little town with great energy. We had a great time walking along the river and the shops/restaurants were fun.

Thank bbarrs
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lots of fun! You can walk along the river and watch the kayakers and SUP (stand up paddle boarders). I wish there was more commercial rafts that went through here, but it is awesome and I spent most of my time in buena vista down...More

Thank Buttersfly
Reviewed 1 week ago

Nice trails along the Arkansas river. It was fun to watch kayaks and float trips attempt the rapids. There are varying degrees of difficulty on the trails on the rocky side of the river. The trail head will show which are the more difficult.

Thank Janiefromop
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

This is close to town and vey walkable. Lovely trail along the Arkansas river. Some areas with access to water. Enjoyed watching the kayaks. Only downside is it seems like it is being developed along the farther end with condos etc. could take our dog....More

Thank 44joanne
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Great stroll morning or evening with gentle uphill areas. Neat to watch kayaker negotiate the rapids

Thank Netsky123
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Beautiful and peaceful place on the river. The city has created some kayak skills training areas in the river, unfortunately when we were there, no one was practicing or using the river. Perhaps that was become of the heavy rain/snows they had received that raised...More

Thank Sheryl S
Reviewed 3 July 2017

We came down from a beautiful hike on a hot day to find a bathroom and water bottle refill station waiting for us. A nice facility that provides access to the river and trailheads. The hike provided glorious views and a good workout. Dogs on...More

Thank lgsdnscktt
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Very useful and functional river and hiking access. Basic facilities to access river, and hiking or MTN biking trails.

Thank CricketEW
Reviewed 18 May 2017

had a 5 mile walk fantastic veiws, make sure you take plenty of water and give plenty of time their is so much to see

Thank blade35187067
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We were visiting Buena Vista at the end of March which is still considered winter and means that many trail heads in the area are inaccessible. We were just driving around Buena Vista and stumbled upon the park. We are so happy we did as...More

1  Thank Cassie G
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Trisha K
26 July 2015|
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Response from Mike G | Reviewed this property |
VERY, as is the entire town of BV. Enjoy!