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West Branch of DuPage River, Naperville, IL
+1 630-420-6010
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A lot cold but exciting

We were hoping for snow and just got the cold, cold weather. It is a very nice set up and hope to... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sunnyvale, California
Fun In the Sun

This was a great free adventure for a little one. The downtown area is filled with waterfalls, art... read more

Reviewed 13 December 2017
Kendra S
via mobile
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West Branch of DuPage River, Naperville, IL
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were hoping for snow and just got the cold, cold weather. It is a very nice set up and hope to see it again when it is above freezing.

Thank Dcark
Reviewed 13 December 2017 via mobile

This was a great free adventure for a little one. The downtown area is filled with waterfalls, art, restaurant, Main Street shopping, spas, and candy stores. We even seen a doggie bakery. During our walk in the park we cake across a street musician, that...More

Thank Kendra S
Reviewed 30 November 2017

Went fo a walk on a fall day. Very relaxing and not crowded. Some interesting murals. A few historical signs.

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 30 November 2017

I love the Riverwalk! It's prefect for a cool summer evening stroll... and we always see wildlife up close- raccoons,opossums, turtles. I love the murals near the Water Street Development and the 9/11 tribute area. It's a great place to grab a drink and a...More

Thank EnjoytheSilence44
Reviewed 12 November 2017

Great place to enjoy a nice easy walk, watching the seasons change on the leaves is really beautiful right now. In the summer you can walk to the end and enjoy the little beach area with the kids. Right at downtown, it makes it easy...More

Thank CarolL349
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

The Naperville Riverwalk is a beautiful place to spend time with family, friends, dogs😃Every season has it's own special charm. I highly recommend exploring the miles of walking paths and experiencing what nature has to offer!

Thank Jan E
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I really enjoy spending time at the Naperville Riverwalk. It is a beautiful place to kayak, walk, play volleyball or relax on a beach. It is both family and pet friendly.

Thank sueerdman
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Naperville downtown is a very nice, it has a lot of shops, restaurants. You can take a walk around the river and enjoy and relax.

Thank V6994LUdanielt
Reviewed 9 November 2017

A great view of a great city.A wonderful place to call home.Close to restaurants and shopping and even the snow hill!

Thank jimfreier
Reviewed 8 November 2017

You can be in parks, a little natural woods, on the river of course and even get in the downtown area for the shops restaurants and artwork.

Thank 1DutchmanNaperville
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20 August 2017|
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Response from Kathy D | Reviewed this property |
There is easy free parking available in the park. It is west of Mill on Jackson
Shonnie M
20 August 2017|
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Response from TrophyWives | Reviewed this property |
Empire (retractable roof top) or Jimmy's.
Amanda S
19 December 2016|
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Response from Tippy_Longstocking | Reviewed this property |
No its free.