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Sky Prairie Park

Sky Prairie Park is in the Five Mile neighborhood. While this is the last of the beautiful flowers that are part of the natural landscaping, the park is still a wonderful place to walk, play, and picnic. It is such … Continue reading

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Lunch Break Walk

[pe2-image src=”http://lh3.ggpht.com/–gsLWxXRRoY/U8nMHhpHE8I/AAAAAAAAFto/rBCnMB-9r9E/s144-c-o/IMG_20140718_121232.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#6037581205128811458″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140718_121232.jpg” ]There are so many options for the lunch time walk. Parks–north of town, south, valley, and of course Riverfront Park downtown. Get out…..take a walk!

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A Special Outing in the Park

[pe2-image src=”http://lh5.ggpht.com/-9KlQAjxVBk8/U8nKjp8ROlI/AAAAAAAAFtQ/gtXx2UWsTrw/s144-c-o/IMG_20140718_114856.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#6037579489369733714″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140718_114856.jpg” ]This group of children in Riverfront Park appeared to be on a special outing. Note all the back packs stacked in a row. Check out all the fun opportunities in the park today! Perfect … Continue reading

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Art in Riverfront Park

[pe2-image src=”http://lh5.ggpht.com/-tB_Kgr64soo/U5pUMKh221I/AAAAAAAAEwg/-5MUXtmQIdk/s144-c-o/IMG_20140612_122456.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#6024220019522984786″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140612_122456.jpg” ]The art work in Riverfront Park is diverse and spectacular. Some are very modern in design, others very real like. The clock tower behind this modern piece lets the viewer make no mistake about … Continue reading

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Riverside Park

[pe2-image src=”http://lh4.ggpht.com/-EQhAE_NsmpY/U5m0KoA86sI/AAAAAAAAErU/U818OTZzcaQ/s144-c-o/IMG_20140611_153506.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#6024044071217851074″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140611_153506.jpg” ]Riverside Park is an area near Seven Mile Road and Aubrey White Parkway. The park runs along the river and features camping and picnic areas. It makes for a great day’s adventure.

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Riverfront Park Entry Fountain

[pe2-image src=”http://lh4.ggpht.com/-LJMqWFuw1uM/U5TPqCvThJI/AAAAAAAAEn8/uKkSeps2Fi0/s144-c-o/IMG_20140603_104515.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#6022666922897933458″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140603_104515.jpg” ]This is the main entry to Riverfront Park. The fountain attracts little kids and big kids! On a hot day it cools with just a quick walk-thru!

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Corbin Park

[pe2-image src=”http://lh4.ggpht.com/-FPMR-XIz778/U5JgrcAkmsI/AAAAAAAAEng/1EzXE6TNZog/s144-c-o/IMG_20140606_162230.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#6021981951117007554″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140606_162230.jpg” ]”Lemonade and garden hats” are the legacy of Corbin Park according to an article in the Spokane Daily Chronicle in 1973. This tranquil, oval shaped park nestled among some of the busiest roads in … Continue reading

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Clock Tower & Pavilion

[pe2-image src=”http://lh5.ggpht.com/-0RqVFADwJdQ/U44brm24F_I/AAAAAAAAEmE/60nAGJ14T6w/s144-c-o/IMG_20140603_104214.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#6020780187819972594″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140603_104214.jpg” ]Downtown Riverfront Park. The Clock Tower and Pavilion identify “this is Spokane”! There are always new things to see and do…it’s a popular destination for visitors and those who call Spokane “home”.

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Mirabeau Point Park

[pe2-image src=”http://lh5.ggpht.com/-sdMJ69fy-Cw/U4U3O34QxdI/AAAAAAAAEYQ/3z8mvSK7l9Q/s144-c-o/IMG_20140527_112618.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#6018277205708162514″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140527_112618.jpg” ]Near the Senior Center/Event Center in the Spokane Valley there are hiking trails and picnic areas. The area is called Mirabeau Point Park. It’s a great family treat! While viewing the water fall, the … Continue reading

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Monroe Street Powerhouse

[pe2-image src=”http://lh6.ggpht.com/-r4tYSIskiKA/U3eCo9driQI/AAAAAAAAEIM/8fcwkyF4OjA/s144-c-o/IMG_20140516_120421.jpg” href=”https://picasaweb.google.com/110908247169805179987/SpokanePics#6014419467582015746″ caption=”” type=”image” alt=”IMG_20140516_120421.jpg” ]A fun part of our downtown Riverpark are the gondolas. This was taken from the newest addition to the park and was originally Washington Water Power land. A descriptive information board can be seen … Continue reading

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