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Riverbend Park

6700 N Nc 16 Hwy, Conover, NC 28613-8718
+1 828-256-9157
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Great trails

I work at an Elementary school nearby the park. I took a small group of kids to complete a kindness... read more

Reviewed 24 May 2017
Mary H
via mobile
Very nice park along the Catawba river

We did the red trails (about 4 miles) which meanders the hills and finishes along the river where... read more

Reviewed 10 April 2017
Raleigh, NC
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24 May 2017
“Great trails”
10 Apr 2017
“Very nice park along the Catawba river”
6700 N Nc 16 Hwy, Conover, NC 28613-8718
+1 828-256-9157
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Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

I work at an Elementary school nearby the park. I took a small group of kids to complete a kindness project. The park caretakers were very supportive of our project and greeted us upon our entrance. They showed us where we could have lunch and...More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 10 April 2017

We did the red trails (about 4 miles) which meanders the hills and finishes along the river where we saw a lot of turtles soaking up solar energy.... It is well maintained. Challening if you are riding a mountain bike. This park also has a...More

1  Thank claude_monnier
Reviewed 20 February 2016

Along with the trails and water access to fish, they have a great dog park! Also have great views of the dam.. Fishing was good too!

1  Thank michaelmU4923PI
Reviewed 18 August 2015

My son and I had an excellent time hiking and look forward to returning to try some other trails. Lush landscape. Able to learn about various vegetation.

2  Thank travelcarr
Reviewed 26 July 2015

Enjoy the peace and quiet of these 450 acres on the winding trails. Have a picnic along the Catawba River..bring your dogs (on leash) on the trails. Streams, little bridges, towering trees, lush vegetation ..whatever you like. Up and down..over the hills and along the...More

3  Thank B J
Reviewed 14 July 2015

Was in the area and took a drive through the park and took a nice walk down by the rivers edge. I think I read it was 475 acres in size with somewhat hilly terain. Nice parking area by the park HQ and again down...More

Reviewed 24 April 2015

One of Catawba County's 'secret' gems! Spent a couple hours having a picnic then hiking with a group of friends on a lovely Spring afternoon. Numerous picnic sites, some right by the Catawba River. Well-cleared and well-marked hiking trails of varying degrees. Most are moderate....More

1  Thank Katie C
Reviewed 3 March 2015

Free park with several levels of hiking trails...all near the river. They also have a pet walking area, but you need to bring Fido's vaccination record. Grumpy owners are also required to have rabies shots.

1  Thank Gamecock103
Reviewed 9 October 2013

I didn't walk the entire 425 acre park but I did rake a walk along the river. The only place to actually get to the river was a very small area that would nit be much fun if the park were crowded. It wasn't the...More

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