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Spectacular River View!

A must see destination to enjoy the beauty of the Mississippi River and overlook Lock & Dam 4... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Dawn B
via mobile
Literally, A Beautiful View...

This park is easy access from the parking lot down to the Mississippi overlook view. There is a... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2017
ItsMeJustG
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Wabasha, Minnesota
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This park, located 500 feet up on a bluff, offers scenic views.
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Alma, WI
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

A must see destination to enjoy the beauty of the Mississippi River and overlook Lock & Dam 4! During the fall the river valley is exploding with beautiful color 🍁

Thank Dawn B
Reviewed 9 August 2017

This park is easy access from the parking lot down to the Mississippi overlook view. There is a shelter, a few picnic tables and grills. Paths are well maintained. In the summer months you will need bug spray. You can walk right to the very...More

Thank ItsMeJustG
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Lovely park with great view of the River. Worth the visit. You can see for miles and miles and it is very peaceful.

Thank donih
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

This is by far the best view of the area!! Much better than La Crosse... a wonderful view! No need to walk far for this view!

Thank Jean B
Reviewed 16 July 2017

This is an excellent location to overlook Alma and the River. Photographers flock to this location for obvious reasons.

Thank DANIEL M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

If you're passing through Alma, take the time to drive to the top of the bluff. You'll be rewarded for an incredible view of the Mississippi River, the town of Alma, barges, the lock and dam, and the view across the valley into Minnesota and...More

Thank Tim D
Reviewed 29 June 2017 via mobile

After visiting the Danzinger Winery in Alma, WI we saw the signs for Buena Vista Park. We decided to check it out. It's a small park with a pavillion and plenty of room to picnic. However the best part is to walk to the edge...More

Thank Roland K
Reviewed 26 June 2017

We found this park by accident today. It has views overlooking the river including the locks and dams. Hiking trails and picnic areas are nice, too.

Thank Jl201504
Reviewed 11 June 2017

Passing by on a Sunday drive and exploring the little Towns around our home, I like to see views from lookout points or parks. This one was wonderful.

Thank Ferdinand R
Reviewed 2 June 2017

This is a great little park to stop and see the beautiful Mississippi valley. Bring mosquito spray. There is also a nice hiking trail down to Alma from the park. It's also close to a nice little winery with a nice view of its own.

Thank rmpeterson2
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