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Scioto Mile

233 Civic Center Dr, Columbus, OH 43215-4194
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Beautiful park

Loves the fountains & perfect for letting the kids run around (in swimsuits) on a hot... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Ricky M
via mobile
Clean and Relaxing

For an Ohio city, it was actually quite impressive. We felt safe as we walked through the streets... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Akron, Ohio
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233 Civic Center Dr, Columbus, OH 43215-4194
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Loves the fountains & perfect for letting the kids run around (in swimsuits) on a hot day! Beautiful view of the river & nice clean trail along for exercise!! Park is not great...be prepared to pay! Bathroom facility & restaurant right next to the water...More

Thank Ricky M
Reviewed 1 week ago

For an Ohio city, it was actually quite impressive. We felt safe as we walked through the streets, visited the park, and parked our car at a toll meter. My husband and I went in the evening long after rush hour traffic had subsided. We...More

Thank rescueagreyhound
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were absolutely delighted by the Scioto Mile Walk and surrounding area. Columbus planners did a great job! There is a place to eat, a wonderful fountain area to cool off in or relax by to the sounds and sights. Then they included a promenade...More

Thank GrandmaJet
Reviewed 1 week ago

as I was stressing out because I could NOt find a quiet place to eat that was not a bar or coffee shop. Saw the green grass, the wide river, the runners, and the bike riders. This place is so clean. Ran into old AFL...More

Thank Marta E
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first trip to Columbus and we had time to fill before our flight home. We decided to explore downtown and walk along the river. It's a beautiful area. From the sign I saw, the Scioto Mile is only about 2 years old....More

Thank SeeTheW0rld62
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by this gem on several locations with the young kids and had a great time playing/splashing in the water. A good mix of local people frequent this attraction. Advise to look at what else is going on in the area as parking and crowding...More

Thank mjs05s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked around as they were setting up for the Red, White and Boom celebration. It was a hot day and the fountains were crowded with families having fun cooling off and splashing around. The river was pretty, but to be honest, we didn't really...More

Thank italprof
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A favorite place to connection over conversation, people watching and a spectacular view of the city.

Thank Pkdana
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a must go place! River walkways. Large lawns. Swinging benches. Plenty of benches and walking paths. Bike trails. Great views. Fountains and flowers. We loved it!

Thank Janet S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Long and wide all along the river with downtown views, beautiful green space, benches and old fashioned swings! Giant Fountain at one end just like a pool environment with kids everywhere, but away from that it's all quiet. Took me an hour to power walk...More

Thank Sightsee_Eat
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Jocelyn M
1 May 2017|
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Response from ManyTravelsGirl | Reviewed this property |
The Scioto Mile itself is miles of walking paths, trails, fountains, and gardens with resting areas. Which is FREE!
Jenna M
4 October 2016|
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Response from lindacrick | Reviewed this property |
The Columbus Commons garage is a short walk, maybe 2 blocks. Also, at the Millieum there is valet parking. You could get lucky and find a metered street parking spot.
Aamiere C
7 September 2016|
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Response from Cornell J | Reviewed this property |
It's always open 24/7.