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Christopher Columbus Park

4600 N. Silverbell Rd, Tucson, AZ
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Great Place to Meet Dog-Lovers and Fisherman

The park is notable for Silverbell Lake and the off-leash Dog Park and facilities. The lake itself... read more

Reviewed 13 July 2016
Jude M
A nice lake in the desert

Nice place to visit. You can walk around the lake and can watch the local "fisherman" sitting on... read more

Reviewed 1 March 2016
TucMuc
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13 Jul 2016
“Great Place to Meet Dog-Lovers and Fisherman”
1 Mar 2016
“A nice lake in the desert”
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4600 N. Silverbell Rd, Tucson, AZ

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Reviewed 13 July 2016

The park is notable for Silverbell Lake and the off-leash Dog Park and facilities. The lake itself is about 1 mile in circumference. The limited vegetation around the lake allows for a pleasant breeze and evaporative cooling, especially pleasant during these hot summer months. The...More

Thank Jude M
Reviewed 1 March 2016

Nice place to visit. You can walk around the lake and can watch the local "fisherman" sitting on their chairs chilling out and waiting if some fish will show up. Weekend looks it is for family with barbeque and children playing around. I saw mostly...More

Thank TucMuc
Reviewed 25 January 2015

We were cycling on the Loop and came upon Christopher Columbus Park just north of the Silverbell Golf Course off Silverbell and Sweetwater. The lake is a good place to go for a picnic, to watch the birds or to fish in the stocked lake....More

1  Thank TGB40
Reviewed 4 August 2014

a fairly good selection of birds even in the heat of the day, should be combined with a visit to sweetwater-preferrably early am., very open with a fair number of mature trees

Thank william p
Reviewed 10 May 2013

I frequent Columbus Park and am pleased with it's atmosphere. It is typically clean and well maintained. In addition, it seems to be a safe place to relax, fish, or hang out with your dogs. The dog park is nothing fancy but it tends to...More

1  Thank foodERI
Reviewed 19 April 2013

One nice thing about city parks is any resident wildlife gets somewhat accustomed to people. On the advice of a local birder we ran into at Sweetwater, we took a break from stalking the local fowl there and made the short drive to this park....More

1  Thank Mark_and_Neida
Reviewed 9 April 2010

Lake views, a good place to go for a picnic, interesting lakeshore, lots of birds, mostly pleasant quiet on weekdays (weekends they fly some radio controlled model airplanes), a mostly quiet enjoyable place for family picnics.

1  Thank holidayrambler6
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