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The Riverwalk

Closes in 2 min: 11:00 - 22:00
Open today: 11:00 - 22:00
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Great walking trail

I was here in June and this is a wonderful place to take that early morning, (or anytime), walk... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
Gainesville, Florida
Nice place to walk

If you're in Mishawaka and find yourself wanting to take a nice walk then head to the Riverwalk... read more

Reviewed 2 December 2018
Mishawaka, Indiana
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

I was here in June and this is a wonderful place to take that early morning, (or anytime), walk. Make sure you take advantage of the entire walk with the historical Civil War memorial and the falls at the western end of the park. Lots...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 2 December 2018 via mobile

If you're in Mishawaka and find yourself wanting to take a nice walk then head to the Riverwalk it's peaceful and relaxing plenty of spots to take pictures and sit while you walk along the river

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank phatboyinchains
Reviewed 4 November 2018 via mobile

We wouldn't go out of our way to see this, but worthwhile if in the area. Maybe better if when the lights are on. Small facility.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank NormIllinois
Reviewed 10 October 2018

This is a great place to walk, jog, bike. We did not have enough time to walk all of it, but what we saw as awesome. We plan to go back when we have more time to see everything.

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank karen m
Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

This place is a nice visit to walk, relax, run, ride, or just sit by river. It's well lighted and sidewalks big enough for passing others. Late nights also safe enough to walk whether going just around short distance or walking all the way around....More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Kimberly E
Reviewed 14 September 2018 via mobile

Such a pleasant walk connecting three parks. The St Joseph River is picturesque. Lots of play areas for children, fishing, a Salomon ladder, shade and sun. It's a place where people greet one another and neighbors stop and visit.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Laura P
Reviewed 11 September 2018

This is the best and most peaceful place to walk in the city. It is a great place to have a picnic and listen to the water flow. Only down side are the geese and geese droppings.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank dbonk1212
Reviewed 19 August 2018

Visit 9 park areas along the whole Riverwalk. Easy to walk in small or large segments up to about 5 miles round trip to the farthest point . From May thru Oct., the Riverwalk is patrolled some afternoons and all evenings by volunteers in golf...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank PSMish
Reviewed 18 August 2018

We love to walk around the Riverwalk as a family. The kids enjoy Central Park immensely, but they also like walking along the river to see what they can see and throwing rocks into it.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank abcharles
Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

We like to walk in the early evening, and when visiting this city we thoroughly enjoyed our walk by the river. The lights are also a nice touch and made our walk even more memorable. The park appears to be good for runners, walkers, and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ktpham
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1 February 2017|
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Response from liebeistfad | Reviewed this property |
You will find free parking on the street virtually everywhere around the park or there is areas near the Mishawaka police department. When in doubt, just park on Mishawaka Ave just west of 7-11. Always lots of spots there!
8 August 2016|
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Response from Scott T | Reviewed this property |
The new River Rock apartments are right off of the River Walk and look fantastic. It is also near Central Park and right near Battell Park which is great outdoor space!!!