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Water DOES run through it -- sometimes

We'v been visiting the Rillito River for 4 years and never seen water. Until now. It is rushing... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Toronto, Canada
Great walk

Nice paved pathway that can be a short or long walk along with diversions to parks and areas... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Vancouver, Washington
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We'v been visiting the Rillito River for 4 years and never seen water. Until now. It is rushing through, probably as a result of a local snowfall, and much rain in greater Tucson and the hills throughout February 2019. Great trail, but still lots of...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank netting2014
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Nice paved pathway that can be a short or long walk along with diversions to parks and areas unpaved.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank LaLunaStella
Reviewed 14 February 2019 via mobile

Nice park for walking or biking, and the trails are quite smooth. Great for families, or any age bracket. Can be crowded on the weekend in the winter.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank cjkines1
Reviewed 16 January 2019

Incredible path that runs along the river/wash just north of much of central tucson. Lots of access points, and much of the path has adjacent unpaved paths for running/biking/horses. Good mileage markers and underpass, as well as signs. This is a great place to run...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank trimess
Reviewed 17 November 2018 via mobile

There is no river, it’s all dry, but the paved path is excellent for either bike riding (super smooth) or just walking/running. Enjoyable and nice to not have traffic to contend with.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank DeanneHA
Reviewed 15 October 2018 via mobile

We were going to Tucson visiting family and planned a bike ride on the Rillito River Park trail. This is an excellent trail and welcomes all levels of cyclists, runners and walkers. There are multiple trails, one smoothly paved and the second somewhat parallel one...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Reviewed 4 April 2018 via mobile

We are not experts so we enjoyed this path. It's clean, beautiful, lots of friendly people either walking, running and you can really spend a lot of time depending of your energy because it's so many miles long with wonderful sceneries and places to rest.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank LouiseB4695
Reviewed 21 February 2018 via mobile

Tucson has created a fine paved bicycle path along the Rillito River (which is usually completely dry, except during heavy rains) in Tucson. The path is in excellent condition, well maintained, with great views and lots of easy ingress/egress points. Similarly, a fine series of...More

Date of experience: February 2018
3  Thank WashingtonTraveler21
Reviewed 7 February 2018

I use pathway for walking.Wish dog owners would pick up dog crap religiously, but some just don't care. Like the wide paved path and you can switch to desert trails at certain points. Very natural vegetation throughout. and good view of dry river...oh well, fewer...More

Date of experience: February 2018
2  Thank tavysandin
Reviewed 27 January 2018

Wide, flat and well maintained multi use trails, part of the Tucson Loop. Don't expect much beautiful landscaping, at least in the winter it seemed pretty stark.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Cliff M
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10 August 2018|
Response from AmosRedux | Reviewed this property |
Tucson Bike Rentals has what you need. They delivered and picked up the bikes to/from our hotel. There is a 50 paved loop around Tucson. You can also bike the desert or the mountains.
Teresa B
26 March 2018|
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Response from AmosRedux | Reviewed this property |
Google "Tucson The Loop" and look at a map showing where restrooms can be found on the trail.
30 September 2017|
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Response from floyd h | Reviewed this property |
I don't recall any signs barring motorized vehicles, but I did note a sign explaining that access was for bikes, inline skating, wheelchair access, horseback riding, and walking. There was no mention of anything motorized.