The expedition island is a wonderful park rich in history! Not only does it have open grassy areas to gather or play in along with playgrounds for children it has a very nice walking path that goes all the way around the green that is lined with history timeline that tell the many expeditions that launched from the island making... 更多
This clean park has a small playground area (Including a small "splash" area (i.e., water fun), and also a nice bike/jogging path along a river. Entrance is free. The park is a National Historical Site because it was the starting point for two expeditions down the Green and Colorado Rivers led by John Wesley Powell in 1869 and 1871.
We were there for a film screening and really enjoyed the park. It's well-kept and clean, with a nice river walk and kayak play area. Also interesting are the historic monuments commemorating the many exploring expeditions that have launched down the Green River from the island.
John Muir started his expedition here. Not really why I liked it. Quiet and peaceful. The walk connects a series of parks, so you have restrooms and garbages along the way. Nice and breezy on a hot day.
I enjoy fishing around the Island. Various organizations I am involved with have hosted or attended events at the Pavilion and the grounds of the park.
Except for the ridiculous amount of mosquitoes, this is a great path by the river, going over the bridge, and providing about 2 miles of walking. There's also many entry points to the river (careful, the water is fast moving), a jungle gym for the kids, and a splash pad.
This is a very pleasant park...it fronts the river, has trees, grass, playground equipment, and picnic areas. However, this is nothing the traveler should go out of his way to visit other than to enjoy looking at the river.
We were searching for things to do in the area and came across some good reviews of this place right here on trip advisor so we decided to check it out. It was a pretty fun experience over all. They have a mini water park for the warm enough days. The trails and river view is great. We did the... 更多