300 Main Street, Suite 200, Dubuque, IA 52001
Mon – Thurs 8 am – 5 pm, Fri 8 am – 12 pm


Dubuque, IA 52001
(563) 589-4263
First Saturday in May to the fourth Sunday in October Sunday - Saturday: 7 a.m. - 10 p.m.
  • About

    Travel by canoe or kayak along the Mississippi River between A.Y. McDonald Park and Massey Marina Park. Access the 9-mile Dubuque Water Trail at one of five points: ramps on the Mississippi River at A.Y. McDonald Park, Schmitt Island, or American Trust River's Edge Plaza all in the City of Dubuque; Massey Marina Park in rural Dubuque County; or the Catfish Creek canoe access in the Mines of Spain State Recreation Area. The Mines of Spain access also provides a five-mile loop on Catfish Creek.