Swimmers have complained about the quality of the water here, but
there’s no complaining about the grounds themselves. The home of a
couple of triathlons and an annual bluegrass festival, Waterfront Park
is a beautifully shaded, grassy oasis in the West Plains, with a nice
restroom building, fine sand, a volleyball net and two baseball fields.
More adventurous swimmers should aim for the stretch of sun-burned
cliffs just east of the park — good for sunbathing and diving. (JS,