Take I-17N, exit 195B toward 7th St/Central Ave, turn slight left onto E Maricopa Fwy (this is not clearly marked), turn left onto S Central Ave. It will be found on the left hand side of the street - 2439 S Central Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85004
Location: 33.4238739013672, -112.071655273438
Sitting area found at the end of the reservior.
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Top of the hill - sign for Rio Salado. Continue left to 7th Ave bridge.
Location: 33.4234580993652, -112.071166992188
Continue to the right down the hill.
7th Ave Bridge
Location: 33.4195518493652, -112.082221984863
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Small reservoir found near the parking lot. Small schools of fish can be seen everywhere!
Location: 33.424243927002, -112.071807861328
The little dark spots in the water are small schools of fish...not sure what type they are!
Location: 33.4240951538086, -112.071334838867
Signs can be found displaying the type of foliage throughout the park.
Location: 33.4232406616211, -112.071319580078
Trail sign - continue on the right path down the hill. Note to wheel chair users - the trail does exceed a 3% grade in some areas.
7th Ave & 12 Ave Trail
Location: 33.4235382080078, -112.070899963379
Follow to the right along Demonstration Wetland and continue to the 7th Ave. Bridge.
Location: 33.4230690002441, -112.071884155273
View across the water.
Location: 33.4229354858398, -112.07266998291
Younger son upset because he wanted to stay and look at the fish!
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Top of the hill
Location: 33.4228286743164, -112.077445983887
Not alot of water in the river when I walked. Central Bridge in the distance.
Nice paved trail along areas of lush green foliage. Great for wheel chair and stroller users. (Some areas exceed a 3% grade). Dozens of species of birds are an integral piece of this habitat so No Dogs Allowed.