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Riverside Park

Veterens Memorial Drive, La Crosse, WI
+1 608-784-2893
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Visit to LaCrosse

We arrived there just about sunset and it was lovely seeing that over the river. There was a lot of... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
James M
Bristol, Connecticut
Nice Stroll

It's a nice walk along the Mississippi River. There are neat sculptures along the river too. I... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Na Y
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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 3 weeks ago

We arrived there just about sunset and it was lovely seeing that over the river. There was a lot of activity going on and the way along the river was really nice. Going there agin this morning to take pictures and enjoy the beauty of...More

Thank James M
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's a nice walk along the Mississippi River. There are neat sculptures along the river too. I enjoyed the International Garden at the Vistor's Center. I highly recommend vistors to take a stroll along the river.

Thank Na Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friends and I were visiting the area for the weekend and walked downtown through Riverside Park and it's beautiful! Great view along the lake and close to many bars and restaurants.

Thank Abby L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It was Beautiful walk. Walked early morning with my boys (dogs) walked afternoon and evening. Felt save every time. lots of benches to stop and take a break. Very clean well taken care of.

Thank Mary W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We spent some time walking along the river & enjoying the view. The park has tons of benches scattered about, as well as a fountain, some sculptures, and at the far end, a Native American statue. We enjoyed people watching & saw 3 wedding parties...More

Thank Shaun S
Reviewed 17 August 2017

This area in downtown on the Mississippi river is beautiful. It is an area to see a lot of activity, from boats on the water, to barges passing by, to the Lacrosse Queen going out or coming in, to people just relaxing. A very peaceful...More

Thank Snowleftbehind
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Riverside Park is a great place for a stroll, right by the Mississippi. In July the many potted flowers and beds were beautiful. Plenty of benches to sit and read or watch river traffic, as well as nice trees on which some folks had strung...More

Thank SuzieMac6484
Reviewed 13 August 2017

Very nice waterfront park for strolling and people watching. Not a lot of activities, but close to downtown.

Thank Press-on-regardless
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Riverside Park has a great walking area and beautiful view of the river. From the park, you can walk across the bridge, go to the paddle boat or visit restaurants.

Thank GnC4850
Reviewed 10 August 2017

It has a nice walking circle around the park. If you drive around it, it's only a one way so it's easier to cross the driving lanes if you need to. There is parking on the street in the park if you drive down. There...More

Thank Jennifer J
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Questions & Answers
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