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Winter time issues!

This area was very nice but....wait until the weather warms up. Lots of ice and snow in the area... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Murfreesboro, Tennessee
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Nice to stroll along

Very nice to walk along and cross the many bridges over the Milwaukee River, a bit of European... read more

Reviewed 3 February 2019
New York City, New York
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All reviews the river walk nice walk bronze fonz milwaukee river both sides boat traffic watch the boats downtown area rock bottom boat tour great place to walk sunny day outdoor seating happy days public market walk around lakefront brewery
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This area was very nice but....wait until the weather warms up. Lots of ice and snow in the area made for interesting conversation but not a lot of walking. Will revisit sometime when itโ€™s warm and dry.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Vetskidog
Reviewed 3 February 2019

Very nice to walk along and cross the many bridges over the Milwaukee River, a bit of European style. Only wish there was some storefronts along the River, but it's a nice scene to relax in.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank GlenW47
Reviewed 31 January 2019

A nice evening stroll from our hotel. Interesting stuff going on with tour boats and people dining etc and dont forget to read about the most famous Mallard Duck in history

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Kevin T
Reviewed 27 January 2019

this is a great way to get some exercise while enjoying the views of milwaukee and if you get hungry there are plenty of options along the way

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Bohdan W
Reviewed 7 January 2019

We love to walk from Riverwest's green belt trail through the arboretum to the more urban expanses of the Riverwalk downtown. Within a few miles we see beaver chewed trees, deer and a variety of birds to kayakers and boaters, riverfront bars and restaurants, musical...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Josie O
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

Had a nice walk along the river through a park decorated for Christmas. Very festive and inviting. Access to many restaraunts and bars. Fun for all ages.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank kevinfN2844CG
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

It was nice and clean but had a few sketchy areas where some homeless or people looking to bum money were hanging out. But for the most part a nice walk. I have been to a lot worse and dirty. Like anywhere else be aware...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank lmm1174
Reviewed 14 November 2018

This city is full of water views. The Riverwalk was a way to enjoy the water and to get my picture with The Fonz!

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 12 November 2018

Frog exhibit was interesting, riverwalk and third ward great for walking and visiting bars and restaurants. Ate at Rock Bottom Brewery for dinner and Brunch for breakfast - excellent.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Exploration277910
Reviewed 1 November 2018

This is a lovely walk, between the bronze Fonz, the ducks, and the various other sculptures and artwork this is a pleasant walk

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank JeffM2977
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Elizabeth M
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Response from reallylikes2travel | Reviewed this property |
I actually got a taxi to drop me closeby ๐Ÿ˜Š
22 July 2017|
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Response from MacD105 | Reviewed this property |
Yes. As it runs thru the City of Milwaukee, you may find free street parking here and there. And there is metered parking that is often free on weekends.
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Response from MrSmokeyMountainMan | Reviewed this property |
If you can get to this Historic Third Ward, there are plenty of restaurant options in the area. Water Buffalo comes to mind. The Wicked Hop is fun too. Check out the public market for something to do. Walking the river... More