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Surprisingly beautiful spot, especially when the salmon fisherman arrive

We've watched salmon fishermen here over the years. It doesn't matter if they catch anything or... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Bruce H
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Kalamazoo, Michigan
BEAUTIFUL

what a lovely relaxing place to visit. the walks , the little shops...….especially the ice cream... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
judithswayn
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East Bridge Street NE, Rockford, MI 49341
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We've watched salmon fishermen here over the years. It doesn't matter if they catch anything or not. The fly fishermen are especially fun to watch. This is a beautiful spot when the water is roaring over the concrete. There is a nearby wooden path along...More

Thank Bruce H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

what a lovely relaxing place to visit. the walks , the little shops...….especially the ice cream store are all great and have friendly services.

Thank judithswayn
Reviewed 6 August 2018

A really nice, small, scenic place to spend some quality time with family or your better half. Nice restaurants and icecream places nearby!!

Thank sudhir b
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We love coming to downtown Rockford for lunch, dinner or just a little walk around the dam. The grand kids love to look for fish and turtles.

Thank tdeuel
Reviewed 25 June 2018

On the SW side of downtown Rockford, this park and waterfront development is just beautiful. Of course we were there at the best time of year to enjoy all the flowers and folliage on both sides of the cascading Rogue River. There are plenty of...More

Thank Ronmsparks
Reviewed 10 November 2017

We visit here very often! There are food shops all around and picnic tables around. We get coffee or snacks and sit and watch the river run thru the dam!

Thank Laurie R
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

Rockford has a beautiful downtown area and the dam overlook with its pleasant landscaping design makes it a nice place to just hangout for a while.

Thank cyclingduo30
Reviewed 8 August 2017

For a nice, quiet, pretty stroll across the dam and down the boardwalk on the East Side of the dam go at dusk. There are places close by to eat (find them on Trip Advisor) and have Ice Cream, etc. Catch the fish attempting the...More

Thank Virgil H
Reviewed 5 August 2017 via mobile

No matter the time of year, the Rockford Dam is a fun place to visit with awesome views for pictures. An inviting place to fish, sit, stroll or people watch!

Thank wshill
Reviewed 26 July 2017

My wife and I kayaked the rogue river and the take out point was pretty much at this dam. We had never heard anything about Rockford and wow! were we surprised. We were there on a Sunday night and there was a Christian rock concert...More

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