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Allens Grove Public Use Area

Allens Grove Park
  • Located four miles north of Donahue on county road Y52
  • 10 acres of undeveloped river bottom with a boat ramp for public access to the scenic Wapsipinicon River
  • 147 Acres adjacent timber/wildlife unit and public hunting area (no rifles allowed)
  • No camping allowed in Allen Grove Park.

Features

This is Martin Luther King Jr.
Monday, January 20, 2020

Scott County offices will be closed Monday, January 20, 2020 in observation of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.

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Saturday, January 25, 2020 - 10:00am

REGISTRATION IS FULL

Come learn about the many wild edibles in your own neck of the woods. We will focus on identifying plants, foraging basics, and preparing wild edibles. We will take a hike outdoors to identify and harvest some of the winter wild edibles available during this time. At the end of the program, you will get to sample some wild flavors! Registration is required, please call to register.

Two people testing a water sample and recording the result.
Saturday, February 1, 2020 - 10:00am to 12:00pm

Partners of Scott County Watersheds will be hosting an in-depth Snapshot training on Saturday, February 1 from 10:00am-12:00pm at the Davenport Public Works building (1200 E 46th St., Davenport, IA).

The Snapshot Volunteer Water Quality Monitoring events have been taking place since 2003. Three times a year, groups of volunteers will test around 50 sites in Scott County for nitrogen, phosphorus, chloride, pH, temperature, and turbidity, among other parameters.

Our volunteers come from many different educational backgrounds and age groups, and no previous experience is necessary! This training is a chance for those who have been thinking about volunteering [ Click Title for Full Article ]

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Saturday, February 1, 2020 - 10:00am to 3:00pm

Join us for a fun-filled day of family friendly indoor & outdoor winter activities.  Including snowshoeing, bird hike, winter bird feeding, & crafting activites.  Event is FREE however a limited number of snowshoes are available,  Please call to register your family 563-328-3286.

~Outdoor Activities~

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm: Snowshoeing Tour
  • 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm: Bird Hike

~Indoor Activites~

  • 10:00 am - 12:00 pm: Winter Bird Feeding
  • 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm: Chili Cook off - LUNCH
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Two bicyclers at the park.

Bike and Equestrian Trails are OPEN.

  • When open, please avoid any areas that may be wet.
  • At times, trails are closed due to weather conditions.

If you would like additional information, please call Scott County Park at (563) 328-3282 ext 1.