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Gem of Downtown

Such a great part of what makes Missoula a special place. Concerts, beer fests, dinners in the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Richard B
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Missoula, Montana
Caras

This is a nice walk for a group or an individual, especially if the weather is nice. Good leisure... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
I165ZEjoelh
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Spokane, Washington
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This scenic downtown park on the banks of the Clark Fork River is the home of the popular Missoula carousel and a great place for a family outing, with a large jungle gym, walking and bike paths, frequent special events and concerts.
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All reviews brennan's wave on wednesdays the river saturday market live music the clark fork river thursday night summer months great walking area lots of shops public restrooms enjoy great food big tent gathering place walking path year round play ground
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Such a great part of what makes Missoula a special place. Concerts, beer fests, dinners in the park, family space, surfing, its all part of Caras Park

Thank Richard B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a nice walk for a group or an individual, especially if the weather is nice. Good leisure activity.

Thank I165ZEjoelh
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a neat little park right under the bridge downtown Missoula, there's a wave there you can surf, kayak, or bodysurf (I did). The water is super cold but refreshing I wouldn't get in unless it's hot or you have a wetsuit.

Thank Russell C
Reviewed 4 September 2018 via mobile

It’s a cute park, there’s a carousel and they do special things like Out to Lunch here every week. You can bring your dog, walk around the river, access the street to downtown, walk to the college and more. I will say it can be...More

Thank Candace R
Reviewed 30 August 2018

The park is great if you can find a place to park. We drove around and tried to use their parking machine, You follow the directions and it asked for a code. We entered it every way possible it didn't take. Several others we talked...More

Thank Kevin B
Reviewed 18 August 2018

We happened to be here on a Thursday when there were food trucks everywhere as well as music. We ate and watch people going down the river, over the rapids. Such a fun and happening place.

Thank Peanut977
Reviewed 14 August 2018

Agree with others, beautiful location, great for events, very nice playground for children, and we liked the walking path (tho weeds were everywhere). However, we hope that the very, very filthy bathroom was a rare occurrence. We are used to hiking, camping in off grid...More

Thank Trippingalong2014
Reviewed 3 August 2018

Good gathering place for food and music and Surfing!! Make this part of Your Missoula and You won't Miss Your Soula!!

Thank Gregor P
Reviewed 27 July 2018

Who would have thought that there would be surfing in Missoula? But it is quite popular, with surfers queuing up to maintain a stationery position in an area of rapids.The park is a great place to hang out in the summer with the river and...More

1  Thank njanoffg
Reviewed 21 July 2018

Whomever was responsible for the fabulous parks in Missoula should be held in high regard. The entire river corridor is a playground for kids and adults alike. What an asset!

Thank axmansland
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