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nice little park

The bridge is very nice with a great view of the river. There is a large covered picnic shelter on... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2018
Sonja S
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Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota
Rock Island Swing Bridge and Park

This is an old railroad bridge that has been converted to a walkway out onto the Mississippi river... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2018
Cheri O
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Inver Grove Heights, Minnesota, United States
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Reviewed 27 August 2018

The bridge is very nice with a great view of the river. There is a large covered picnic shelter on sight as well. It isn't very large. I wish there were walking paths along the river but the path goes out to the major road...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sonja S
Reviewed 10 July 2018

This is an old railroad bridge that has been converted to a walkway out onto the Mississippi river. It is a very quiet and beautiful place to visit. There are modern toilet facilities here. It has a great view of the Mississippi. Lots of boats...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Cheri O
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

With a great view of the mighty Mississippi, this little spot is great for short walk, and even better for a picnic. The shelter has beautiful granite slabs to put hot food on, with electrical outlets within reach for crockpots. If you’ve never stopped by,...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Joe J
Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

My kids love going here! It is a great spot for family photos or just watching the river and boats. Grills and picnic tables make it so you can grill up some lunch or dinner.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Kara S
Reviewed 18 June 2017

This is a great way to get away from the shore and look up and down the river. There is a small park. This is a short, pleasant visit.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Skipastone
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Cool old swing bridge made into a park that you can take pictures at, have a picnic or stop at along your walk or bike ride along the local trails. Great trails ins this area, a must tour! Quiet and peaceful area close to the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank AngelitaK
Reviewed 30 May 2016

This is a fun place to visit and view the Mississippi River. It has walking paths and bike paths. The bridge was converted to a walking path that overlooks the Mississippi River. Its nice to spend a little time here. There seems to be a...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank 856louism
Reviewed 10 September 2015

The swing bridge is GONE.. In place are several spans that jet out into the Mississippi for fishing and viewing. A nice touch by the bureaucrats to preserve a bit of history and to give Inver Grove Heights an attraction.

Date of experience: June 2015
Thank Timothy G
Reviewed 24 June 2015

Delightful free walk out above the Mississippi River on restored historic swing bridge. Pedestrians only. Tiny city park was created at entrance to bridge. Off street developed parking, beautiful and clean new restroom facilities. On bike trail: unique free to use bicycle tools anchored to...More

Date of experience: June 2015
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