Principal Riverwalk is a hub of downtown, connecting several trails, and parks including Lauridsen Skatepark and Rotary Riverwalk Park.
Name: Principal Riverwalk
Address: 115 Grand Ave, Des Moines, IA 50265
Type: Places to take a walk
Trails: Yes, paved
Water: Yes, alongside the river
Other notes: Includes Brenton Skating Plaza, long look garden, & union railroad bridge. There is the Rotary Riverwalk park as well, with rubber footing and a giant fishing pole/bobber.
Official Website: http://www.dmgov.org/Departments/Parks/Pages/PrincipalRiverwalk.aspx
DSMOF Blog posts:
- Lauridsen Skatepark is located within this area: https://outdoorfun.desmoinesparent.com/lauridsen-skatepark-des-moines-iowa/
- Rotary Riverwalk Park is located within this area: https://outdoorfun.desmoinesparent.com/rotary-riverwalk-park-des-moines-iowa/
Other things nearby of note:
If you’re looking for other places to get outside, check back in with the interactive map!
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