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Dennis Weaver Memorial Park

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A place to meditate

This park focuses on the bronze eagle and the walkways around it. Create your stone piles for... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Marianne M
Longmont, United States
Beautiful place for quiet contemplation.

This park is beautifully laid out and so serene. There is a prayer stone area where you can add... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Reading, Pennsylvania
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All reviews the river eagle statue lovely tribute great guy paved trail big eagle walk or bike beautiful spot great place to picnic worth a stop off the highway views of the mountains prayer bronze sculptures poem sage
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park focuses on the bronze eagle and the walkways around it. Create your stone piles for adding your own prayer and hopefully it is quiet as you walk around the statue. There are trails beyond in the areas around the "park" - but we...More

Thank Marianne M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park is beautifully laid out and so serene. There is a prayer stone area where you can add your own stone stack. The soaring eagle statue is a must see/must photograph item. There is a small picnic area near the river which flows just...More

Thank kbrunetta
Reviewed 15 August 2018

Not the end of the world for missing this place, but definitely worth a stop and see destination. A huge bird statue dominates as you enter, with an abundance of trails to explore nearby.

Thank balesna
Reviewed 31 July 2018 via mobile

Nice, out of the way smaller area where hiking short trails is available. Off the road parking. Some trails are fairly steep. Almost anyone is able to get to the very large carved eagle in flight sculpture where cairns of stones surround the small circular...More

Thank Rollee S
Reviewed 4 July 2018

You think you are in a piece of heaven when you take a look at this beautiful Park. The Eagle is 25 feet the rocks of prayers and thoughts are all around you. You would never think that Dennis Weaver who played Chester in Gunsmoke...More

1  Thank Lynnie14875
Reviewed 27 June 2018

We elected to follow the trail to "Boot Hill" . This was a very narrow trail with many switch backs. There was no markers stating the mm to the top. I would think about 6-7 mi. the trail was narrow with a sharp grade and...More

Thank Martha G
Reviewed 25 June 2018

very nice and quiet , a very nice park with lots to do, recommend going there if you are travel thru

1  Thank ricdb
Reviewed 22 June 2018

A very nice park and tribute to Dennis Weaver along the highway. The carving of the eagle was breath taking. Tables for picnic's and walking paths.

1  Thank Richard R
Reviewed 18 June 2018

We were very impressed with the park. There is good parking and the trails are marked. On the trails we saw many wildflowers and blooming cacti (at least during early-mid June). In addition, from a number of spots in the park you have wonderful views...More

1  Thank ERColr
Reviewed 3 June 2018 via mobile

Although it is small there is lot to do. There are hikes, a bike trail, a beautiful eagle sculpture with rock prayers, views etc . Nice tribute to Dennis aka mccloud

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