girl fishing concho river san angelo texas
Fishing on the Concho River along San Angelo’s Concho River Walk.
San Angelo’s Concho River Walk  is designated one of five Great Public Spaces on the American Planning Association’s annual Great Places in America list.

APA’s Great Places in America program recognizes streets, neighborhoods and public spaces that demonstrate exceptional character, quality and planning.

“The Concho River is an absolute jewel,” Mayor Brenda Gunter said. “San Angelo has always known that. Now the rest of this great country does, as well. We hope this will spark an even greater interest among visitors to come see our River Walk … and all that San Angelo has to offer.

From fishing to kayaking to strolling along the 4-mile walking trail, discover why the Concho River Walk in San Angelo was recently named a Great Place in America and experience this beautiful town for yourself!

Plan your trip at!

Related Articles

  • Stage coach with horses in front of building with trees

    Off the beaten path, you will find San Angelo, an Oasis in west Texas. March…

  • San Angelo Frontier Day Calvary True West

    Experience the thundering hooves, pistol shots, jumping and slashing sabers of the old horse soldiers…

  • "Bring in your deer antlers and  you can trade them for a shot of whiskey…