The Downtown River Walk is close to Econo Lodge San Angelo, starting from the Visitor’s Center.
Gardens – Gardens, water displays, and outdoor art installations can be found throughout the four mile River Walk area. Spanish Park, also known as Sunken Garden Park, features large beds of native plants and wildflowers highlighted by San Angelo’s largest outdoor sculpture gallery. Touring around the River Walk gardens is an excellent makes for an excellent daytime activity throughout most of the year.
Parks – The River Walk is an excellent place for the whole family with its numerous parks and playgrounds. The Bosque is an excellent place for outdoor cooking and picnics, while Kids Kingdom will let your kids’ imaginations run wild in a safe and well-lit area.
Exercise – Avid walkers and joggers will be right at home on the River Walk. Well lit trails run along the banks of the historic river for over 4 miles with the beautiful Celebration Bridge connecting the northern and southern banks. The trails feature plenty of seating areas for when you need to take a break and relax next to one of the numerous water features or outdoor art installations.
Golfing – Looking to spend the afternoon on the green? You can play right in the heart of the downtown area. The Santa Fe Park golf course is a 9 hole course that spans over 2400 yards and features a putting green.