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Nice Park

Been here several times and it's always been clean. Nice man-made lake. Love walking in this park... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Dorothy H
River Walk Park.

This park has a man made lake, with a small stream running through it! Many places near the lake to... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
Pam Q
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11200 Stockdale Highway, Bakersfield, CA
+1 661-326-3866
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Been here several times and it's always been clean. Nice man-made lake. Love walking in this park. Many places to picnic. Nice during the week. Early morning walks are great here.pretty crowded on the weekends.

Thank Dorothy H
Reviewed 7 May 2018 via mobile

This park has a man made lake, with a small stream running through it! Many places near the lake to picnic and children play in the water. Large playground also. Nicer during week days. Crowded on week ends.

1  Thank Pam Q
Reviewed 4 March 2018

Our first and only visit to this park was for an event, and we were pleasantly surprised at how nice it is. The play area has a cushioned base -- safe for kids -- and the river walk is attractive.

1  Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This park is a reclaimed area, at one point in Bakersfield's history you would not walk over here. With new sidewalks following the river for 2 blocks this is a great place to meet family for picnics or to play after church on Sunday. Still...More

Thank Michelle G
Reviewed 3 October 2017

A fairly new park with men made lakes and nice walk ways. The shade trees need a couple more years to give you the shade you need on a nice sunny day.

Thank Ingo B
Reviewed 16 September 2017

This park, located just a few miles from my home, is my go-to place for a walk to amass my 10,000 steps per day. It's also one of the few places in Bakersfield where one can find a small hill or two to increase heart...More

Thank jandago
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Its a huge park with 2 ponds. There's also a outside theater on the northern side of it. Overall its a great place to come relax and enjoy the outside. Around 6-8pm venders come out to sell elotes and variety of foods. Around the Pokemon...More

Thank Shong B
Reviewed 14 June 2017

As the name suggest, this is a park that follows the river going thru Bakersfield. In this park are picnic areas, softball diamonds, volleyball courts, and a walk path that follows the river. At one end of the park there is also a cancer survivors...More

Thank rduinc
Reviewed 6 May 2017

We park here a couple times a week to go to the bike riding trail. It actually is a long trail for bikes, walking, running ect. what ever you want to do on the trail. (well healthwise) It has a nice playground for the kids,...More

Thank altonjk
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I can always enjoy a beautiful afternoon when I spend the day at the park. I love he access to the bike path and use it often. There are lots of places to picnic an denjoy a lovely day.

Thank n2scool
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Jordan J
28 May 2017|
Response from Pastorlarry | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know dogs can get in the water there's no fence around it so I think it is not be a problem
11 April 2017|
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Response from Sabrina A | Reviewed this property |
Yrs, on leash