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A hidden gem! We walked the boardwalk!

This fantastic boardwalk leads you through the picturesque marshes and waterways of the old turning... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
ExplOreTheWOrld12353
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Boston, Massachusetts
A gem in Rochester

Lovely, well maintained walking/biking path. The boardwalk over the water allows you to catch... read more

Reviewed 18 July 2018
Deb T
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260 Boxart St, Rochester, NY 14612, off of Lake Ave., Rochester, NY 14612
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This fantastic boardwalk leads you through the picturesque marshes and waterways of the old turning point for boats on the Genessee River. We walked it from Boxart Street all the way to the marina and Ontario Beach Park (which was full of beach volleyball, sand,...More

Thank ExplOreTheWOrld12353
Reviewed 18 July 2018

Lovely, well maintained walking/biking path. The boardwalk over the water allows you to catch glimpses of water fowl. Looking forward to going back in the Fall when the leaves are changing. I'm sure it will be spectacular!

Thank Deb T
Reviewed 4 July 2018

My wife and I spent an hour or two walking the trails through the woods and on the wooden boardwalk over the river. Beautiful scenery and very calm and serene. Parking was not a problem - lots of spots.

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Reviewed 27 June 2018

Its lovely to visit this historic landmark. Well groomed trails right on the river. Easy walking and great for biking.

Thank squirrelcreek
Reviewed 24 June 2018

A great place for a bike ride, especially in the fall. The boardwalk over the river is very unique. The surrounding gorge is beautiful in the fall. We also saw turtles and ducks along the way. If you keep going north you will hit the...More

Thank Nrk_13
Reviewed 21 May 2018

This was a fun ride from the park to the port of Rochester. We picked a perfect day for a bike ride and it is an easy ride. Had lunch at the port and the retun ride was just as nice. A gem of a...More

Thank mptobey
Reviewed 2 April 2018

We have enjoyed the walk many times in all 4seasons. The boardwalk section is great for families. It is picturesque and peaceful especially in the winter as you can watch the ice flows. The Autumn is spectacular with the colors reflecting off the water.

Thank LoriWebster
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Great place for a walk that allows you to catch a breeze off the water and see wildlife. It is one of my favorite go to places for photography

Thank TRJ1963
Reviewed 22 January 2018

Very nice place to go for a relaxing walk and enjoy nature in all its beauty. You walk on a very long wooden boardwalk that runs between a large pond and the Genesee River. In the fall there is beautiful colorful foliage.In the spring and...More

Thank bboomer55
Reviewed 31 December 2017

Every time we go there is something different. One day there will be a swarm of turtles, another fish jumping, another herons fishing, and another a cormorant diving for fish and being dive bombed by gulls every time he comes up with a mouthful. There...More

Thank Trish E
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