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Tempe Beach Park

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Address: 620 North Mill Avenue, Tempe, AZ 85281
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Segway Tour of Tempe Town Lake in Arizona
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Nice mellow place

Not terribly exciting but nice. My kids enjoyed the walk across the bridge. Nice walking place. Mellow place.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 January 2017
Maritza C
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Mission Viejo, California
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Mission Viejo, California
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31 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2017 via mobile

Not terribly exciting but nice. My kids enjoyed the walk across the bridge. Nice walking place. Mellow place.

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Maricopa
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

My friend and I met for a stroll along the river on a lovely day. This is a very nice park. I am looking forward to bringing my grandchildren to go out on the water in a paddle boat soon.

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phoenix
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

This is a nice park that borders Tempe Town Lake. Lots of space to walk, run, ride your bike and soak up the atmosphere. The one clarification is, it is NOT a beach where you can actually jump in the water. It also depends on the time of day and activities that are going on in town, that will make... More 

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Gilbert, Arizona
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Nice area. Too bad the city has allowed the homeless to take it over. Be prepared for one to approach, claim to be a veteran, and ask for money.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 December 2016

Now that the temperature is below 100 degrees I had a couple of wonderful walks down to the Cultural/Theatre complex and to the McClintock Bridge at the other end. Lots of seats to have a rest and apart from the freeway across the lake, very peaceful. A great place to go and meditate/scheme.

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Newport Beach, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

Right next to the river, offering great views and access to the bicycle and pedestrian path. Nice benches to sit and soak up the view.

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Tempe
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

I have to eat my words. I was a Tempe resident who mocked Tempe Town Lake when they first built it. It took a few years to work out all the bugs, but now it's a nice place to go for a stroll, whether with the family or out on a date. I've been there for a few events too.... More 

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Detroit
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

A cool breeze off the water welcomed us. We enjoyed watching the rented paddle boats and canoes out on the water. The nice bike /.walking path was scenic . There was even a footbridge to cross the water to the other shore. There were facilities .

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Portland, Oregon
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016

A nice and quiet park to visit on weekday morning. The views were nice, the park was clean, and is close to downtown.

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Stowmarket, United Kingdom
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I was visiting from the uk while on business. My first impression was that there were a lot (and I mean a lot) of homeless people sleeping, drinking and hanging around which made me feel uncomfortable especially when aground decided to follow me until i got to a more populated area and they gave up. I'm sure it is a... More 

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