Coon Rapids Riverside Park

Riverside Park Bridge
Riverside Park Bridge
Riverside Park Bridge
Riverside Shelter
Riverside Campground

Coon Rapids Riverside Park is owned and managed by the Carroll County Conservation Board.

The beautiful Riverside Park provides miles of trails that follows the Middle Raccoon River. Canoeing the river is a popular summertime activity. Just up the road  is the Riverside Campground.  20 electric sites are available for RV camping.  Each RV site has its own electric and water connection.  There is also room for tent camping.  A shower house/restroom is located in the campground as well as a dump station.

2017 Camping Rates:
Electric Site     $14
Tent Site         $10

A 3-mile paved hiking/biking trail is easily accessible from the campground, and a shelterhouse is available for free first-come, first serve usage in Riverside Park (a five minute walk from the campground).


Riverside Park is located just east of the town of Coon Rapids on Walnut Ave. You can contact the Carroll County Conservation Office for any questions you may have at (712) 792-4614 or by email at


Riverside Features:

  • Camping
  • Hiking/Biking/Walking Trails
  • Canoeing/kayaking
  • Fishing
  • Picnicking

Operating Hours & Seasons

Riverside is available mid-April through the end of October.  The trails are still accessible year round.


Closed November through March.