Scott County Park, with 1280 acres, is the largest in Scott County. The park is located nine miles north of Davenport, Iowa. Use exit #129 from U.S. Highway 61. There is no entrance fee. The entrance to Scott County Park is located on 270th Street. The north access is open for two way traffic for your convenience.
Scott County Park has fourteen picnic areas and shelters with tables, grills and/or fireplaces accessible. It offers a baseball field, playground equipment, nature trails, an equestrian area and five unique camping areas. Modern restrooms and showers throughout the park. An Olympic size heated swimming pool has lifeguards and offers summer swimming lessons. Winter activities include sledding, cross-country skiing, tobogganing.
Access to the Equestrian area is one half mile east of the park entrance on 270th Street. A Scott County Recycling Station is located in the equestrian area parking lot.
Scott County Park
18850 270th St
Eldridge, Iowa 52748
The May 2019 forum will feature Brian Burkholder, Roadside Vegetation Specialist with Scott County Secondary Roads Department.
Brian oversees the county's Integrated Roadside Vegetation Management (IRVM) program and previously worked for the City of Davenport Natural Resources/Clean Water Department. Some of his job duties include brush control, vegetating bare ground, erosion control, spray program, education and outreach, grant writing, noxious weed complaints and control, and mapping out the roadsides.
Brian will be discussing the IRVM program and the updates that have been made to the program over the last two years along with future goals.
Join Wapsi Center staff for an adventure with canoes and kayaks. Whether you are a beginner or regular paddler, come out to learn basics. Program includes all equipment use, covers safety, techniques, and taking a tour of Pride Lake. You may bring your own vessel/PFD, though it must comply with IADNR regulations. Reminder - this program is determined by weather and site conditions, weight capacity loads are 250-300 lbs./solo and 425-475 lbs./ tandem. Dress appropriately and bring water.
You must call to register for a seat 563-328-3286
Man and woman are a 2 person team and play 9 holes in an alternate shot format and scored using a modified stable ford scoring system. The event is flighted by the number of teams signed up each night. Men play from the white tees and women play from the red tees. Cost (subject to change) is $55.00 per couple and includes green fee, cart fee, prizes and a cookout after play. This is intended to be a fun night and beginners are encouraged to participate.
Check out this link for more fun events! http://www.scottcountyiowa.com/conservation/glynns-creek-golf-course/special-events
11:00am - 5:00pm Daily Memorial Day Weekend
Enjoy the sights, sounds and smells of yesteryear! The past will com to life at the Village as interpreters and actors recreate pioneer life. There will be pioneer craft demonstrations, folk music and performances by the Wapsi Wranglers and Kickapoo Indian Dancer. Admission is $2 for Adult and $1 for Children. Hope to see you there!