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“ohio river”(34 reviews)
“great walk”(9 reviews)
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This trail stretches 4 miles, from Cincinnati into Kentucky, and offers a spectacular view of the Cincinnati skyline.
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Map is Waaay Off, Cincinnati, OH
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All reviews ohio river great walk newport aquarium roebling suspension bridge park area both sides paul brown stadium merry go round sunny day water features walk around smale park few hours parks bike path levee
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Walked down along this path to get a view of the stadiums and bridges, it did not disappoint. Very pretty place to view the river.

Thank Molly L
Reviewed 3 days ago

Was down here on Labor Day weekend for the fireworks! It was very nice and they have a lot of little touches that make it a nice place to hang out.

Thank Darvionne G
Reviewed 1 week ago

Landed up in Cincinnati's Riverfront and had a great time! There's plenty of places to eat and shop. The riverfront is super cool and near to the stadium.

Thank atastefortravels
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Cincinnati has a great Riverwalk, which offers great views of Newport and Covington in Kentucky. Get some fresh are while enjoying your walk along the Ohio river.

Thank JamesA546
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Aquarium was very nice. Riverwalk is a marketplace type situation. Lots of places to eat. There was a concert going on down by the water. (wow, the Cincinnati River is murkey, dirt/muddy water) We enjoyed our visit to the area. We went to Mitchell's...More

Thank travel_agentAtlanta
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rehabbed area of the downtown core is beautiful, if you happen to be there for some other reason, like a sporting event or conference. Start at the Smale Riverfront Park area and go out from there. Not recommended at night.

Thank JohnInItaly
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

In town for a game and decided to do a little sight-seeing the day before. There was very little to do or see in downtown Cincinnati so we were pleasantly surprised by the Riverwalk area. The green spaces were well-manicured and taken care of. The...More

1  Thank Angelica V
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Took a day with the wife. Lots of walking. We had a great time diverting over to shops and "watering holes". It was a good getaway for a day just to walk and enjoy.

Thank Joshua R
Reviewed September 29, 2018

Cincinnati has done their Riverwalk right!! There are beautiful trees and flowers, creative water fountain displays, various little parks, historical signage/facts/statues, dinosaur information, clean restrooms, and various types of seating like swings, benches or steps. All of this is available as one makes their way...More

Thank sunlover127
Reviewed September 26, 2018

Great views and walk. Goes along city park, stadiums, restaurants. Offers city skyline views, and attractions for kids and adults (although attractions are considered part of the city park, I recon, which is reviewed separately).

Thank AndrewFromMadison
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tps19690
April 22, 2017|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
if you stay on the Cincinnati loop it is a 2 mile walk end to end and therefore a 4 mile round trip.
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schroedergj70
October 1, 2016|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
You can park for free near The Montgomery Inn 925 Riverside Dr, Cincinnati, OH 45202 (Friendship Park section of the walk). The is also a Red Bike station in this car park.
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Sharon B
July 24, 2015|
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Response from teresacU75GI | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there are ferry type boats that will take you on a tour. I believe they are about $7. very enjoyable and informative. Water taxis too. They have carriage rides in town and a trolley car.
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