Jay G. Sigmund Memorial Site

Canoeing & Kayaking at Jay G. Sigmund Memorial Site

This refuge is named and maintained in honor of author Jay G. Sigmund. Sigmund grew up near the area, attended high school in Central City, then moved to Cedar Rapids for work.  Sigmund was an avid outdoors person.  Sigmund died in a hunting accident in 1937. The area has limited river access with parking nearby.


This memorial area is located at Boyscouts Rd and Sigmund Lane, Waubeek.


4 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.