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Riverside Park

Veterens Memorial Drive, La Crosse, WI
+1 608-784-2893
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Nice views.

Beautiful views of the Mississippi River - must be great in the summer with concerts. Lots of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Wauwatosa, Wisconsin, USA
Beautiful River Walk

Great place to enjoy a Saturday or Sunday afternoon stroll. Start at the South end near the Weber... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
La Crescent, Minnesota
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A Downtown park where three rivers meet.
  • Excellent72%
  • Very good24%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Veterens Memorial Drive, La Crosse, WI
+1 608-784-2893
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Reviewed yesterday

Beautiful views of the Mississippi River - must be great in the summer with concerts. Lots of parking. Looked very clean and well kept.

Thank GLars
Reviewed 2 days ago

Great place to enjoy a Saturday or Sunday afternoon stroll. Start at the South end near the Weber Center for the Performing Arts which is a beautiful building in itself and keep heading north, past a pretty water fountain (perfect for picture taking) and end...More

Thank donutsemail1
Reviewed 6 days ago

i try to get to riverside on each season...beautiful place to walk and take photos. There is aslo a paddle boat docked at riverside during warmer weather that one can take for a dinner cruise. The gardens offer several varities of flowers and a pond...More

Thank ridgecabin1
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a great park to walk in,have a picnic, see the paddle boats when they come through town, relax on a bench and watch the wildlife or take a walk in the international gardens. This is a part of historic downtown LaCrosse and a...More

Thank Barbara B
Reviewed 1 week ago

This wonderful park along the Mississippi river is a good place to stroll and relax. We did so on a recent weekday morning. Towards the north end of the park is a nice multi cultural garden too. Walking along the riverside, it is easy to...More

Thank Michael W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Riverside Park is a great place to see a beautiful area of the Mississippi River and several islands. Barges and Riverboats pass by. Sculptures and fountains adorn the walk. Be sure to visit this park when in LaCrosse.

Thank Paul4ejjr
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed at a nearby hotel, The Charmant. Our walking included through this beautiful Mississippi Riverside park which is appointed with memorabilia denoting the past years of important industrial, political, and international events affecting residents of LaCrosse. One looks out over the river east toward...More

Thank James w
Reviewed 1 week ago

This area can get very busy on the weekend. We walked along the river and through the garden to a much longer paved path.

Thank ajbukovitz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

La Crosse, WI has one of the most amazing Parks a city of 50,000 people can enjoy. It seems like there is always something to do at this park. In the winter it is Rotary Lights, celebrating with over one million lights during the Christmas/Holiday...More

Thank 509hopeb
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Off in a corner of Riverside Park is Riverside International Friendship Gardens. It is just beyond Riverside Museum. As one strolls through a fairly small garden, the visitor finds subsections or gardens woven together and yet naturally divided with creative landscaping. Gardens representing Japan, England,...More

Thank dianel103
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Stacy B
8 March 2017|
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Response from tbunga | Reviewed this property |
Pettibone park is right across the river from Riverside park. Pettibone has a public beach.
Kari L
19 December 2014|
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Response from Sandra5678 | Reviewed this property |
As I recall, I did see a dog being walked on a leash on the sidewalk. I don't actually know the rules but I'm sure they would have to be kept on the sidewalk as not to soil the area where people sit and children play... More