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Easy waterfront walk

Fairly long walkway stretching from the downtown area all the way to the zoo which is several miles... read more

Reviewed 28 August 2018
carldstuckey
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Lake Mary, Florida
Beautiful walk!

Such a relaxing walk enjoying the beautiful water views and scenery. If you are lucky you can see a... read more

Reviewed 22 August 2018
JMCS817
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DeBary, Florida
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Reviewed 28 August 2018

Fairly long walkway stretching from the downtown area all the way to the zoo which is several miles away. Most popular area is from the marina to the Veterans Memorial Park. Take a paddleboat tour or just walk the waterfront and watch the boats come...More

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Reviewed 22 August 2018 via mobile

Such a relaxing walk enjoying the beautiful water views and scenery. If you are lucky you can see a gator!! It would be nice if some restaurants or shoppes were there for visitors.

Thank JMCS817
Reviewed 4 August 2018

Beautiful place to sit and relax, walk along the water, fish, feed the ducks, or talk to some of the local people there. A quite, peaceful spot.

Thank Peggy J
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely and relaxing stroll along the lake. Water is inky around the marina, very dark. Enjoyed the peace and quiet.

Thank Erin L
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We just stumbled upon this jewel and that quiet time was so needed. People that live near this is so blessed. No prettier place.

Thank Karen M
Reviewed 10 July 2018

The River Walk is a pleasant easy walk,better done before noon or in late evening when summer temps aren't so unbearable.

Thank calves41
Reviewed 24 June 2018

The walk is about 1 1/2 miles from start to finish oneway. The walk is well lighted and very easy to do. Has places to stop along the way to rest or just site see.

Thank Rhino32713
Reviewed 19 June 2018

I see people using the riverwalk at all times. Several are exercising; mothers are walking with their children. Couples walk hand-in-hand along the picturesque trail. Parking is conveniently located. I would caution about WAITING after one pushes the "Cross" button. Cars are still going pretty...More

Thank ssandin
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

This is a beautiful place to walk or sit on one of the many benches (some are swings) and watch the boats or people. It has some beautiful sunsets too. Very nice place to just relax!

Thank Melodie S
Reviewed 28 May 2018 via mobile

I love in the Sanford area and the Riverwalk is a great place to go and relax. However it could use a little bit of attention. It would be great to have a few restaurants and shops on the riverwalk. Sure downtown is only a...More

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