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Rock Creek Marina & Campground

3942 291st St, Clinton, IA 52730-9617
+1 563-259-1876
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Kayak rentals

This is a wonderful place for both the avid kayaker or the newbie. Kayak rentals are the least... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2017
Carol M
Great for kids

This has a very ambitious educational area for kids. We take our three and six year old Grandkids... read more

Reviewed 21 May 2017
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“eco” (2 reviews)
3942 291st St, Clinton, IA 52730-9617
+1 563-259-1876
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Reviewed 21 July 2017

This is a wonderful place for both the avid kayaker or the newbie. Kayak rentals are the least expensive you'll find anywhere. Approx $7 for 2 hours. Or bring your own. Kayaking through the backwaters of the Mississippi is peaceful, with dappled sunlight, trees overhead...More

Thank Carol M
Reviewed 21 May 2017

This has a very ambitious educational area for kids. We take our three and six year old Grandkids and they have a great time. They learn a lot with many live and dead animals, reptiles and fish on display. They really like when the river...More

Thank davidlI5106MM
Reviewed 15 April 2017

For a number of years Eco-Tours of the backwaters of the Mississippi River have been offered on the Blue Heron, a 26 passenger pontoon boat. Now there's two new additions to the fleet at the Rock Creek Marina and Campground. The Clinton County Conservation Department...More

Thank Susan M
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Staff is friendly and the Eco building are great for small children. The freshwater fish tank is really cool. We have have many good times at Rock Creek over the years.

Thank TimmCrew
Reviewed 18 July 2016

Its one of our go to camping spots, some times we will stay a week+ here. 50 amp service. we also have friend that have a boat slip which makes it easy for boating fun. it can get a bit buggy from time to time,...More

Thank winslowpv
Reviewed 29 May 2016 via mobile

Excellent place for families to hang out. You can rent a boat for $20/hr and go fishing etc. Nice view of the Mississippi River. The employees were friendly especially Morgan. She told us so much about the turtles and fish that they have inside the...More

Thank agatha w
Reviewed 18 May 2015

This small campground at riverside park is fantastic. For the money, you can't beat it. Well kept, level sites with water and electric. The only drawback is the train track next to it, but in Iowa, it's hard to stay most anywhere not near one....More

1  Thank Clarence D
Reviewed 18 February 2015

Great place to go to in the summer for fish frys. Made from scratch coating on the fish is the best.

Thank Marsha S
Reviewed 20 November 2013

I took my 12 year old daughter and 14 year old son on the eco-cruise on my son's birthday. We learned so much about the Mississippi River and enjoyed the ride. The conservationist even let my son drive the big pontoon boat, The Blue Heron....More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 20 August 2013

Excellent boat ramp w/access to Mississippi river. Clean shower facilities w/decent selection of fast food to go or dine-in. Impressive waterside campsites. Small but impressive natural resources educational museum. Very impressed with this newly updated and expanded facility.

1  Thank AnnePChef
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