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Address: 1st St. and Francis St., Saint Joseph, MO 64505
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+1 816-271-5500

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Great place to take senior pictures, but not safe at night

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... read more

3 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
jshew25
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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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Saint Joseph, Missouri
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32 reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

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 to this area.

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Thank jshew25
Saint Joseph, Missouri
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 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!

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Florida
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665 reviews
255 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 263 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 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. Super enjoyable on the morning I went.

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Thank DeanneHA
Saint Joseph
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34 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 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

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Thank Alvin P
Saint Joseph, Missouri
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114 reviews
46 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 July 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.

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Thank Calvin L
Jefferson City, Missouri
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143 reviews
27 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 March 2016

I was there Saturday before Easter for the Happy Camper Scamper 5K to raise funds for Camp Quality. The trail runs from a large parking lot and nature center to downtown along a paved trail beside the Missouri River. The city needs to save this gem, which was recently hit hard by erosion, but still walkable.

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Stockholm, New Jersey
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205 reviews
93 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2016

The hike is nice. The river being the reason for the trail. There are several place to step off the trail a few feet and look across the river, up the river, down the river, and at some wet lands. The developers have done an excellent job of providing some signs giving a bit of history and interpreting what you... More 

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Lincoln, Nebraska
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12 reviews
7 attraction reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 September 2015

Walked along the River their are several lookout areas with some History Boards some benches located along the concrete path. We stopped and sat on a bench and a bee landed on my arm and stung me. I was just sitting there, I've always told the kids if you leave them alone they won't bother you. So much for that... More 

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St. Jospeh
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23 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 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?

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Overland Park, Kansas
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104 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2015

Our impressions were nothing like a few older negative reviews. The river itself is wide and muddy, but what a site to watch the fast-moving waters. The paved trail is in excellent condition except around a bend outside the Remington Nature Center -- at that location, half the trail is cut down to single file with a secured chain link... More 

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