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Chicago Riverwalk, Chicago

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Historic Walking Area · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
The Chicago Riverwalk is a multi-use public space located on the south bank of the main branch of the Chicago River, extending from Lake Shore Drive and Lake Michigan to Lake Street. The Chicago Riverwalk contains bars, cafes and restaurants; small parks; boat and kayak rentals; a Vietnam War memorial; and other amenities. Its planned final extent is Wolf Point.
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  • Many places we were able to Walk & take our dogs & children. Started off at the pier. Was very nice walked around pier for two times then as the wife shopped, kids, dogs & I played at park across the....  more »
  • Great exercise, is right by the lake, near most hotels and restaurants, but not many bathrooms though.  more »
  • Love it, nice walk specially at night. Plus it is kinda safe at night where security and police circling around.
  • One of the best thing downtown Chicago!

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