This lovely riverwalk is like a gem in the middle of the desert. Seriously the temperature feels cooler there in the summer. It is peaceful just to grab something to eat and sit down by the river and relax for your lunch hour. And they keep it very clean. It is great for walking, running or biking.
When the water park is finished, this will be a great place to take a break or spend part of the day in between viewing the Carverns and going back to see the bats leave. The entire park has many activities for every age.
We had a lot of fun hanging out at the Lake Carlsbad Recreation Area. There are plenty of picnic tables and shade along the river area. The best part is that there are lifeguards on duty, even though the water is not very deep, they are taking all of the precautions. The City Fire department was cruising around checking on... 更多
After driving by several dry rivers and creek beds it's quite a surprise to find a lake in the middle of Carlsbad. Nice paths, plenty of ducks, boating a fishing, basically something for everyone.