In the middle of a bustling urban setting, this 72 mile river park offers quiet stretches for fishing, boating and canoeing, birdwatching, bicycling, and hiking. And there are plenty of visitor centers and trails that highlight the fascinating human history of the Mississippi River. This a great place to start your exploration of this important river.
Local Playground, Continental River
Mississippi River Forum
The Mississippi River Forum is a place for professionals and concerned citizens to learn and share information on the river.
State of the River
The State of the River report chronicles water quality within the park and how it affects wildlife, recreation, and people.
Nature abounds in this urban park. Learn about the park's wildlife.
Last updated: March 31, 2018