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nice quiet park during a summer day

We enjoyed hiking around the island this past weekend. The bridges are pretty and the river view... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
Stevens Point, Wisconsin
Forest 'bathing' by the Wisconsin River, blocks from Downtown

Beautiful park with gentle trails through the woods and along the river, we heard many birds as we... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
Susan M
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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Reviewed 14 August 2018

We enjoyed hiking around the island this past weekend. The bridges are pretty and the river view is peaceful. There was plenty of parking available.

Thank Jessica0823
Reviewed 12 January 2018

Its just a small island you can walk on. Popular with the local homeless. Good place to take a walk during the day.

Thank ericlA9051AJ
Reviewed 1 September 2017

This is a little jewel just off of downtown Wausau. If you are staying downtown or are parked in the mall, you can simply walk from there. Otherwise, there is ample parking at the site as well. The walk is a short loop on an...More

Thank Michael F
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Beautiful park with gentle trails through the woods and along the river, we heard many birds as we strolled along.

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 20 January 2017

It's a nice short trail along the water. Very nice without being super strenuous. We found some picnic tables to eat at along the water too.

Thank JAK5878
Reviewed 5 December 2016

I know it is not condoned but it is a great park to let your dog loose since it is an island and only one bridge to it :)

1  Thank drBric
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Nice walk by a river. Pleasant breezes. Very nice surprise. Close to food and enjoyed lunch in the park.

Thank Pamela D
Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Very nice quiet park with walking trails. They also have a place to swim and a boat landing. Well kept and very clean.

Thank chesmorek76
Reviewed 25 July 2016

Nice resting spot as you bike or walk along river. Interesting plants and trees. Love the stone bridges and walk ways.

Thank MACT1045
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Brought our 5 month old here to have a pocnic and a short walk through the forest. Most of the trails are wide enough to accomodate a stroller but not all of them. Can get a little buggy depending on the season and weather, but...More

Thank jimbokjones
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