If outdoor sports, fun in the sun, a stroll through the park or a bike ride along the trails is something you love, then Tuolumne River Regional Park (TRRP) is a must visit!
The park has over five-hundred acres of parkland and runs along 7 miles of the Tuolumne River. Within TRRP are some major family-friendly and sports areas including Legion Park, Mancini Park, and Dryden Park Golf Course.
The Tuolumne River Trail is a beautiful winding path that follows the Tuolumne River. Whether you’re walking, jogging, horseback riding, or mountain biking along this scenic trail, the true beauty of the regions landscape is sure to be captured as you loop through the dense riverside woodlands. This trail also provides access to Tuolumne River Regional Park and all of its current developing improvements.
Legion Park is a sprawling park with a mixture of mature riparian forest, outdoor recreation areas as well as great family picnic areas fit for a small family picnic or for a sizable family get together.
Mancini Park was developed on the land donated by conductor Frank Mancini. It’s located along the south shore of the Tuolumne River and the park offers walking, bicycling, picnic areas, playgrounds for the kids, and volleyball & horseshoe pits for those fun, friendly competitions.
Experience the beauty of Dryden Park Golf Course, owned by the City of Modesto, with its mature oaks and pines, wide fairways, as it winds along the Tuolumne River. This is a great course for both beginner and expert golfers, making it an ideal spot for a family game of golf complete with two putting greens and driving range.
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If you’re looking a little local history and culture, take a day to enjoy the McHenry Mansion with a tour and a visit to their gift shop.