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River Road Park

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Beautiful river with ducks, picnic tables, small fishing piers and a dam

My husband and I loved walking on the concrete sidewalk that winded through the trees along the... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
M J
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Austin, Texas
Nice place to walk or sit and enjoy the view

This is a lovely park with the river filled with turtles and ducks. Has a nice paved walking trail... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2018
TheLTS
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Winston Salem
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“bread”(9 reviews)
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Enjoy spectacular scenery along River Road, a drive not for the faint of heart.
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415 River Road, Boerne, TX 78006
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All reviews feed the ducks bread walking path cibolo creek dodging duck nice stroll great place to take the kids snow cone large trees my kids love beautiful setting fun to watch downtown boerne take pictures enjoy nature nature center hill country
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My husband and I loved walking on the concrete sidewalk that winded through the trees along the river (Cibolo Creek). The park is long (about a mile) and narrow (50 to 70 feet). There were about 100 ducks and they were eager for handouts. There...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank M J
Reviewed 15 December 2018

This is a lovely park with the river filled with turtles and ducks. Has a nice paved walking trail next to it as well as some nice places to sit and just enjoy the scenery.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank TheLTS
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Living here and never get tired of the walkway, scenic setting,ducks to feed and easy access to fishing all for free. A nice stop on a Sunday drive with excellent restaurants right across the street.

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Michael D
Reviewed 12 November 2018

The park is long and narrow. On one side of the walk-way is a river and on the other side is a relatively busy street (you park on the street). Yet, when you are strolling along the sidewalk, it feels as if you are in...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank William K
Reviewed 7 November 2018

Beautiful maintained... sitting areas ... waliking side walks ... relaxing ... a place you just want to sit relax and watch life goes by!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Solwyoming
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

My young son and I enjoyed our walk, seeing all the ducks, geese and turtles, but were dismayed that people were feeding them bread. Bread is very bad for the wildlife and the water. There are signs posted all along the river saying not to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Nice shady walk with responsive turtles, ducks and geese, clean public restrooms, fishing platform, historical info boards, sculptures, and seating. This is part of a multi mile walk from Kendall Inn to Cibolo Nature Center.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Mary D
Reviewed 13 July 2018 via mobile

My family loves our walks at River Road Park. My kids love all the ducks, fish and turtles. We love going in the spring to see the new babies. We pack a picnic and eat at the tables. Anytime we have friends or family visit...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Mrspitts08
Reviewed 5 July 2018

We've taken many pictures along this river as our four boys have grown up in this area from young toddlers to adults.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jody J
Reviewed 18 June 2018

This is a very popular park. Sidewalk and fishing areas. Please watch out for ducks and people crossing the very busy River Road. River Road is also US Highway 46.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Dee H
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Crescendo12
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Response from Doctor_Possum | Reviewed this property |
When I lived in Boerne, I asked the same question as locals told me it was originally a creek.So I asked Mary Brady, who was the librarian in town for many years; here's what she told me. Indeed, in Boerne's early years, it... More
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