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Address: Mount Werner Road, Steamboat Springs, CO
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Explore the Yampa River from this easily accessible Boardwalk that spans...

Explore the Yampa River from this easily accessible Boardwalk that spans the entire Rotary Park. Facilities include Picnic Tables, BBQ areas, Core Trail Access, and River Access. The Leash Law is enforced and you'll find pet pick-ups stations here.

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Dont miss this boardwalk over the river wetlands

Its not every day you get to walk above the water in the willows. This is a magnificent walk anytime of year that gets you right over the river. Bundle up if its cold and take... read more

Reviewed 14 February 2017
Calida T
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Reviewed 14 February 2017

Its not every day you get to walk above the water in the willows. This is a magnificent walk anytime of year that gets you right over the river. Bundle up if its cold and take your sweetie on a walk over the river.

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Thank Calida T
Mount Dora, Florida
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Just walking around late afternoon we found this to be a great relaxing walk. No problem with bugs, saw folks floating down the river, enjoyed the birds and it was nice and cool at the end of a warm day.

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Thank P H
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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Reviewed 27 July 2016

This is a boardwalk that is only a few hundred yards from a parking lot.. ( maybe 350 or so ). Wheel chair accessible . A way to get close to the Yampa River and learn about the local flora and fauna. The kind of place you can drive right by and not realize it's there.. but a place that... More 

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Thank dljansa
Arlington, Nebraska
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35 reviews
10 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 July 2016

They did an awesome job on this walk! Great way to see the river and learn a lot of facts about the river and the area

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Thank LuAnn B
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

We thought that walking here would be enjoyable after dinner. We got eaten alive by mosquitos! They were everywhere. It got so bad we had to literally run through the final half of the boardwalk just to get away from them all. Despite the mosquitos, it is very pretty along the river. I would have loved to able to sit... More 

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3 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Well done Rotary Club! This is a beautiful boardwalk off of the Yampa river which describes wetlands and other ecological interests. It's basic enough for kids and interesting for adults as well

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Thank Anne M
North Miami, Florida
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51 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a snow covered walk in the rotary park Boardwalk. It is a nice area to walk to with a parking area close by. We enjoyed playing in the snow and built a snowman. The board walk area was covered in snow but it is a very well constructed area. I can tell its a beautiful area to enjoy... More 

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Greeley, CO
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 194 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 February 2016

We've only visited Rotary Park Boardwalk in the summer or fall, but recently took our snow shoes and enjoyed a short jaunt on the boardwalk. It was a pleasant surprise - the snow was so deep it reached the top of the handrails! There wasn't much to see other than simple surrounding scenery, and we didn't encounter any birds or... More 

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Thank Steamboat323
Livermore, Colorado
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 233 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2015

Service above self is our motto, and building this spot emphasizes that. Just a serene spot to look, take pix and enjoy.

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Thank M Richard M
Steamboat Springs, Colorado
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11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Rotary Park & the Peace Pavilion is along the Yampa River Core Trail off of US 40 & Mount Werner Circle. Wildlife abundant. For a tranquil & peaceful experience, check it out.

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