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Address: W264S4500 River Rd, Waukesha, WI 53189-8706
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Afternoon stroll

We decided to take an afternoon stroll down the river walk. The geese and ducks were napping. The weather was cool but comfortable. The nice thing about this park is you can walk... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Darlene H
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We decided to take an afternoon stroll down the river walk. The geese and ducks were napping. The weather was cool but comfortable. The nice thing about this park is you can walk as far as you want. It continues to downtown and the other side of the water.

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Thank Darlene H
Waukesha
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I love running here. It's also a great place to drop the kayak in when the weather is warmer. It's a great little park that has trails in the woods or a paved trail that leads into the neighboring subdivision.

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Thank Fischcat372
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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7 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 January 2017

This park is close to my home so I frequently jog through it. You never know what wildlife you'll encounter -- deer, fox, turtles, salamanders... Good motivation to get off the couch and into nature.

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Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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52 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

Our family was looking for a low cost, outdoorsy place to visit! With the summer coming to an end, we wanted to take advantage of the beautiful weather. My wife, being from Waukesha County, suggested Fox River Park. I'm glad she did. The park is amazingly laid out with adequate parking and tons of activities for the kids! The highlight... More 

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Thank KingjamesAllen
Waukesha, WI
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65 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Great park along the Fox River. Trails are well kept. Never crowded. We live close by and utilize the park often. Great place for families.

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Thank CornfedContessa
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

I live across from Fox River park so have first hand experience. Little known tip is that they have three huge picnic areas that can be reserved. Each picnic area has a BBQ, fireplace area, tables, sand volleyball, childrens play area's, beautiful parking. It's a great place. It's situated in the back of the park and somewhat private. Great spots... More 

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Thank Mark P
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Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

The park has a nice bike trail. It has some hills but not too many. The area it goes through has some wooded areas and some prairie. The park also has nice facilities. It is a beautiful park

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Thank Rilelylee
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
Reviewed 21 August 2016

I sometimes bike to or walk in the park which has well maintained trails that are accessible for all seasons, riverfront, natural wooded and lowland areas and an imaginative children's play area near the group picnic sites. I've observed large birds, fox and other animals in the park.

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Thank Duygger
Waukesha, Wisconsin
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12 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

nice area however many sketchy folk around did not feelcomfortablebeing alone there was some police present but still too ,many weirdos hanging about

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Reviewed 7 July 2016

First, there was no one there to tend the front and there is a $4 fee you have to leave in an envelope for your parking tag, and I didn't have small bills so I apologize to the person who receives my $4 in nickels and dimes. Haha! So take a little cash as there is a parking fee. We... More 

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