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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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Went on a hike

Wow couldn't be a nicer placeūü§óLots of trails following the river. Beautiful rock canyon on sides... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
via mobile
Bicycling through Bidwell Park

Beautiful well paved bike lanes. Very little street traffic. Several rest stops with picnic tables... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Ian C
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  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“swimming holes” (39 reviews)
“chico creek” (29 reviews)
“robin hood” (29 reviews)
965 Fir St, Chico, CA 95928-6301
+1 530-896-7800
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

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

Thank harr2222
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 22 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 7 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 3 September 2017

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

Thank chefjoey52
Reviewed 28 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
Reviewed 26 August 2017

The park was ok, I think the traffic noises in most of the park are too loud and it distracts from nature. Also came across homeless people at the pool with their trash all around as well as homeless just finishing their baths and saw...More

1  Thank Tod G
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