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“Beautiful park”
Review of Colvill Park

Colvill Park
Ranked #6 of 29 things to do in Red Wing
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Reviewed 23 October 2016

Stopped by for an hour or more for our 6 year old grandaughter to play. She loved it and says it's a 5 ster playground. We enjoyed walking along the river and watched a barge head down the river. The gardens were still pretty even though it was late October. I would love o return in the summer.

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Reviewed 14 October 2016

They have done a great job with this lovely park- It has been there as long as we can remember, but they have done an awesome job updating and building an extensive, super fun play area for young ones. However, even for everyone the pathways and views are beautiful. Worth the stop, or take a picnic!

Thank Marla S
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Reviewed 9 October 2016

We walked for hours enjoying the fall art festival in downtown Red Wing and went down to the river to enjoy the view. There is a large playground for children, swings and benches along the river, a bike/walking trail and a large grassy area. A lot of people were walking their dogs so dogs are welcome into the park. There is of course a shelter for picnics too.

The park has wide open space to play athletic games or for large gatherings and to just enjoy.

You can enjoy walking along the road to view the marinas that are filled with boats of different sizes, shapes and identifiable names such as Blue Water, Sea Ray, Kismet and more . . . .

The day we were there they had a large group of Model-T cars driving around the park.

One of the uncommon and retro attractions next to the park are the boat garages. Rows and rows of them. They are not found in most cities.

Fish were constantly jumping out of the water to catch insects. This was a semi warm October day.

Thank Happy T
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Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

We sat and watched a barge go down the river. It is a great place for taking sunset pictures. Take some food and have a picnic here. Picnic tables are available throughout the park. Your kids will love the playground. There is an outdoor community pool here that is open during the summer. Winter brings the Bald Eagles so bring your cameras.

Thank Julie W
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

rented colvill park courtyard building for our family reunion--everything went perfect--building in great shape-w/ air--plenty of tables and chairs for our big family

Thank RCHRISTI2013
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