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Bidwell Park

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965 Fir St, Chico, CA 95928-6301
+1 530-896-7800
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Favorite City Park! Family Review

I’ve been here twice, both times have been Thanksgiving weekend. Weather was perfect, fall foliage... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Timothy Y
Redwood City, California
via mobile
Went on a hike

Wow couldn't be a nicer place🤗Lots of trails following the river. Beautiful rock canyon on sides... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
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“chico creek” (29 reviews)
“robin hood” (29 reviews)
“swimming pool” (18 reviews)
965 Fir St, Chico, CA 95928-6301
+1 530-896-7800
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve been here twice, both times have been Thanksgiving weekend. Weather was perfect, fall foliage colors, and amazing scenery along the river. First day we started at Horseshoe Lake and hiked to Bear Hole and Salmon Hole. Round trip was about 6.5 miles. The black...More

Thank Timothy Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wow couldn't be a nicer place🤗Lots of trails following the river. Beautiful rock canyon on sides.. nice swimming holes. A good dirt road to bike ride on.

Thank harr2222
Reviewed 30 October 2017

Beautiful well paved bike lanes. Very little street traffic. Several rest stops with picnic tables spread through the park

Thank Ian C
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Bidwell Park has a great deal to offer. Paths are great for a bike ride, a walk or a run. Picnic tables follow the creek so if like privacy or if you want to get a crowd together the park has what you need. There...More

Thank Peggy S
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

I wish I had more time to walk around Bidwell Park. It was so scenic and the walking path was picturesque. Unfortunately, I was only able to do a short walk. Next visit I hope to take a longer walk.

Thank subrogoddess
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

We spent an afternoon exploring the Yahi Trail, and realized that there is so much more to see here. We'd like to come back during cooler weather and try another part of the park.

Thank PastyPerson
Reviewed 14 September 2017

My brother took me here. It is so amazing. You feel like you have stepped into the Enchanted Forest. There is room for an outdoor Frisbee game or a quiet picnic. There is a man-made swimming hole. My brother said that this was the filming...More

1  Thank Embraceyourjourney
Reviewed 8 September 2017

Beautiful outdoor area and is great for anything you may want to do. Games, walking biking, swimming, painting or just seating and just seating and enjoying the scenery.

Thank 213terrii
Reviewed 4 September 2017

What a fantastic park! It accommodates many different activities - biking, hiking, swimming, and playgrounds for children.

Thank chefjoey52
Reviewed 29 August 2017

I have traveled all around the world but still think this is the best park anywhere. If you want to dream of Robin Hood with the forest this is the place to be. It is a great place for everyone. Place to swim, a place...More

Thank KristineVallejo
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