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West Wetlands Park, Yuma

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Playground · Hidden Gem · Park
The West Wetlands Park is a public park at the northwest edge of Yuma, Arizona. It is located along the Colorado River within the Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area The park opened December, 2002 on 110 acres of city-owned land. The park was partially constructed by community volunteers and has been regularly voted Yuma's best park. The West Wetlands Park is currently managed by the Yuma Crossing National Heritage Area Corporation, a non-profit organization, and maintained by the City of Yuma Parks and Recreation Department.
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  • This park is well-maintained and felt safe. A lovely place to see and photograph wildlife and desert plants, along the Colorado River bank. Plenty of shady spots for relief from Yuma’s sun. We saw...  more »
  • We went late morning and we were very pleased to see humming birds in two different locations on our walk along the Colorado river. There were also other birds singing there heads off. Quail running.....  more »
  • Had a blast floating down the Colorado river in inner tubes, while exploring the sidelines which showcased beautiful architecture and history. We were able to stop at multiple sand bars along the way for a break or just to play. We rented a extra inner tube for our cooler to be able to eat and drink as we floated along. Overall the experience was so neat! Would definitely do it again.
  • Beautiful park. Very quiet and peaceful. Got great pictures of a roadrunner. Those birds are in the humming bird section of the park. Great place to play with the kids or walk the dog

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