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Riverfront Park, Harrisburg

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Park · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
Riverfront Park is a public park in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania.

The park runs parallel to the Susquehanna River between the shoreline and Front Street, from Vaughn Street South to Paxton Street. Riverfront Park offers picturesque views of the river, City Island, Wormleysburg and Blue Mountain in the distance. Riverfront Park is also part of the Capital Area Greenbelt.
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  • I try to walk here whenever I get to City Island. Both the Market Street bridge and Walnut Street bridge connect Riverfront Park to City Island. It offers great views of both the river and City...  more »
  • Awsome place to walk/excercise, and relaxing, you can walk to city Island............You can also ride a bike or rollerblade...  more »
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  • Nice place to walk, and walk the dog. Has a walking and bicycle bridge over to city island that has mini golf, small restaurant, a working riverboat, public boat launch. Riverfront park is currently repairing the lower walk at the river. Walk is 12ft wide and concrete. Grass and asphalt walks on the upper part. Runs along the river for miles.
  • Nice venue. Comfortably holds about 3000 people. Venders were nice. Food moderately priced. Stage could be seen from most of the venue. Alcohol and drink sections were a little confusing. Parking on the island or in the city. Police presence noticable but not over bearing.

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