Cross' Ford River Access

Carry-Down River Access

Cross' Ford River Access features 29-acres bordering the Iowa River and offers a variety of recreational opportunities! The carry-down river access serves as a perfect launch site for your kayak or canoe float or stay and fish along the banks of the Iowa River. Primitive camping is also permitted in this area.


  • Primitive Camping
  • Carry-Down River Access (#272)
  • Stream Fishing

Operating Hours & Seasons

Open daily 5:00 AM - 10:30 PM