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Enjoyable and scenic

We had a nice stop here for a few minutes while we regrouped and decided where to eat. Don't miss... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Pensacola, Florida
Beautiful walk along the river

Within view of the downtown restaurants for a great walk and a meal. Several good breakfast places... read more

Reviewed 19 September 2018
Tucson, Arizona
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“breeze coming”(3 reviews)
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Front Street at Railroad Street, Bangor, ME 04401
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

We had a nice stop here for a few minutes while we regrouped and decided where to eat. Don't miss the the historic cannon scattered along the way. There were a couple of locals who may or may not have been homeless at a picnic...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank erinrenfroe
Reviewed 27 September 2018

We like to walk, so we made a point of seeking out this walkway. Homeless folks laying on benches, walking around, etc. We were quite surprised at how run down the city looked in this particular place. Nowhere did we see a vista like the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
3  Thank majfrompa1
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Within view of the downtown restaurants for a great walk and a meal. Several good breakfast places right off State St.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank 193bearl
Reviewed 4 September 2018

A nice wide path for easy walking, with several benches along the way. A good place to relax and enjoy the day or evening. Easy parking and nearby restaurants.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank lynne201860
Reviewed 28 August 2018

A very nice little walking path by the river. Safe for the kids to run ahead. Great food trucks nearby and plenty of benches. Always a nice breeze coming from the water

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Erika Y
Reviewed 16 August 2018

Nicely landscaped and very peaceful right by the river. There are many beautiful places to sit and relax. It was hot in August and it was a bit more pleasant by the river

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank galonthego60
Reviewed 4 August 2018

We walk along the river quite frequently. Nice to try food from,one of the food trucks and there are always others also sitting or walking.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank thepeyerls
Reviewed 31 July 2018

We parked free and walked the trail. The views of the water are beautiful. It is all free and the path is level. No shade at all.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Bob19512014
Reviewed 14 July 2018

In Bangor just for one night - which happened to be July 4th - we made it a point to head down to the Penobscot River Walkway. We ended up eating dinner at a Food Truck called Melt - YUM! The whole area was a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 5 July 2018

This was a lovely walkway. Leisurely walking and biking with gorgeous views of the river. Near river front restaurants and brew pubs.

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank moabilia
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Betty A
12 December 2016|
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Response from cmb838 | Reviewed this property |
A disability will not prohibit you. There are two restaurants right by the walkway and one of them has a few spaces for handicap parking with a sloped, paved walkway allowing for the disabled to have access to the walkway.