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Buffalo Bayou Park

18-3600 Allen Parkway and Memorial Drive, Houston, TX
+1 713-752-0314
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“dog park” (20 reviews)
“skate park” (15 reviews)
“bike ride” (7 reviews)
18-3600 Allen Parkway and Memorial Drive, Houston, TX
+1 713-752-0314
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1 - 10 of 186 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We enjoyed walking this park and seeing the sights. The bayou offers some of the best views of downtown

Thank Charles V
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My son and I rented some of those bikes a went riding around the bayou. I love Houston and it was so awesome to get to experience this with my boy.

Thank dgcollins975
Reviewed 1 week ago

The trail on both sides of Buffalo Bayou near downtown Houston has been here for MANY years, but the city has really improved the look and functionality! Now there are two trails, one for walkers/joggers only, and one for bikers. Great dog park, and a...More

Thank JohnAndEllenTX
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed close to the park and enjoyed its open spaces. enjoyed seeing the bats leave their roost for the evening.

Thank st3insc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really enjoyed walking and running in this park. There are separate paths for walkers/runners and bikes, which makes it easier for both categories to enjoy. There are a lot of bridges throughout the park, so you can turn around to go back at several...More

Thank goldies3
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Run, bike, picinc, chill with your pup! THe park looks wonderful and is close to downtown Houston. Love it!

Thank Kat5409
Reviewed 16 June 2017

Nice park that is well maintained. I parked near a business that offered sports rentals for the park and it appears to be a very popular park in the city to visit. The trees were gorgeous and overall it was a nice place to stroll...More

Thank pnkgirl27
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

Been here several times now and I always enjoy myself. Parking is much easier now that they added the new parking areas along Allen pkwy. Great photo ops of downtown. Highly recommended​.

2  Thank mattmurphy85
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

Right on the edge of downtown we discovered a relaxing place to take the family for a walk. The park is primarily a walking trail, though there were plenty of folks on bicycles, and places for a picnic. The kids enjoyed having some open space...More

Thank Shaggytn
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Loved walking and biking this beautiful, scenic pathway! Lots of shady spots, very limited "hills". Easy to do short or long jaunts.

Thank Flightyredheadone
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17 March 2017|
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Response from msi2014 | Reviewed this property |
Hi see the buffalobayou site. Wednesdays through Fridays, 3:00 pm – 7:00 pm (3:00 pm tour is Historical) Saturdays & Sundays, 10:00 am – 7:00 pm Tours every 30 minutes.
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Marie H
24 September 2016|
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Response from Leonard C | Reviewed this property |
Lots of parking space. It's not so large so you can park at any of them. Also, call the Park staff and they can give you more details.
Jim S
14 September 2015|
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Response from trymahjong | Reviewed this property |
I think handicap access will give you a bye from the Bayou Police- unforunately my 3 year old grandson cannot use his self propelled scooter- with out- the BP threatening me to confiscate his scooter if we don't leave.those... More