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Eagles Galore

Along south bank of the Cedar River between Edgewood Road and the Marina area to the east where the... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2016
Bill S
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Bald Eagle's paradise

A great place to view bald eagles when ice covers the lakes. Just look in the trees and in the... read more

Reviewed 16 February 2016
mjrg59
,
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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“boating” (5 reviews)
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Reviewed 23 March 2016

Along south bank of the Cedar River between Edgewood Road and the Marina area to the east where the permanent houseboats are located, in an area where there is also an access road off of Ellis Road. Ellis Road is the main road along and...More

Thank Bill S
Reviewed 16 February 2016

A great place to view bald eagles when ice covers the lakes. Just look in the trees and in the sky. View the destruction that this river delivered when floods covered the area in 2008.

1  Thank mjrg59
Reviewed 22 December 2015

There's something mysterious about the river that cut my home town in half, how it has a "calm" personality then exploded for a devastating flood in 2008. It's a beautiful river that is being both utilized for adjacent trails and parks, and ruined in places...More

1  Thank Bob C
Reviewed 6 December 2015

Just sit, watch the river flow by and relax. Though autumn/winter isn't the greatest time to sit on a river bank, still liked the quietness, views and overall tranquility.

1  Thank EricAndKarin
Reviewed 11 November 2015

Cedar Rapids does a great job at centering events and offering public activity along side the river.

Thank Chris Victoria C
Reviewed 5 November 2015

We have been boating on the Cedar River for over 3 decades. Wonderful people take part in boating, skiing, as well as just hanging out on the several beaches that are lined on the river. Jet boat, Jet Ski, or Pontoon work best for the...More

1  Thank Salesforme
Reviewed 10 September 2015

One of the most beautiful rivers in America!! Spring and Fall-- most especially spectacular!!! Hang out on the banks (esp. on the Cooper's Mill side,) and dream of being Huck Finn. Glorious!!!

Thank Oswald J
Reviewed 22 March 2015

The river usually stinks in the summer months, gets so low sometimes you can see the bottom, and had the nerve to cause a major flood in 08.

1  Thank Cheri O
Reviewed 11 December 2014

A super place to take the kids and walk or it's miles of trails. With wide paths and scenic views it make it one of our favorites.

Thank NEARBOLT
Reviewed 3 September 2014

I like the fireworks displays around the 4th of July. Both the downtown and the Ellis displays are great. The programs at the amphitheater are great also. It is also a peaceful place to hike or walk the dog. I live 4 blocks away.

Thank Tim10sne1
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