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Big Rapids Riverwalk

300 River St, Big Rapids, MI 49307
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Walk a wild river

Federally designated as a wild river. The walk gives beautiful views of the water and wildlife. In... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Trout Lake, Michigan
via mobile

Beautiful river and nature walk. Not far from the charming historical district. I would recommend... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2017
Kelly S
Algonac, Michigan
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1 week ago
“Walk a wild river”
8 Apr 2017
300 River St, Big Rapids, MI 49307

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Federally designated as a wild river. The walk gives beautiful views of the water and wildlife. In warmer months the river is great for tubing. Take a sack lunch or a good book and enjoy the quiet. If you sit still and quiet for about...More

1  Thank SandyRShaw
Reviewed 8 April 2017

Beautiful river and nature walk. Not far from the charming historical district. I would recommend taking this walk if you find yourself in the area!

1  Thank Kelly S
Reviewed 17 January 2017

We take our two dogs on Riverwalk almost every morning. Our grandchildren learned to ride bikes there. It joins the White Pine Trail so that extension bicycling or longer walks can use both trails. In the spring it is alive with wildflowers and in fall...More

Thank nanagram11
Reviewed 17 January 2017

Great place to get away along the river. Beautiful scenery. I've taken many long walks along this pathway. Worth the effort.

Thank griffinr
Reviewed 4 December 2016

Saw signs so we stopped to walk off our lunch. Nice views up and down the river. Worth a few minutes.

Thank RickMIusa
Reviewed 14 November 2016

The Art Festival offered many different and unique art presentations for all to enjoy. The location is along the river banks. Nice shady areas to rest in between shopping. Just a block or two from town and with in walking distance. Great area for family...More

Thank Sue W
Reviewed 17 October 2016

You can get away without going far. The dog likes to come along and is welcome (on leash of course)..

Thank RonEmerson
Reviewed 20 August 2016

A beautiful park that let's you enjoy the river with a great view from the bridge and an interesting path way that will let you enjoy your exercise.

Thank Linda R
Reviewed 8 August 2016 via mobile

This is a very nice park, easily accessible with ample parking. The trail is mostly paved, some gravel and some boardwalk. A nice place to stretch the legs, without a lot of physical intensity.

Thank Hammer132014
Reviewed 26 July 2016

I lived in Big Rapids earlier in my life, long before the city realized the treasure it had available along the Muskegon River. Moving back to the area to find the Riverwalk, the Band Shell, and all the available city parks was a lovely surprise....More

Thank Kristy M
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