Shady Creek and Kilpeck Landing Recreation Areas Open

Published July 25, 2014

Rock Island, IL - The U. S. Army Corps of Engineers Mississippi River Project announces the re-opening of Shady Creek and Kilpeck Landing Recreation Areas, on July 25, 2014.  The areas were closed for a time due to the floodwaters.  Reservations will be honored at Shady Creek beginning July 25 for select sites, while the entire park will accept reservations beginning August 1st.  Go to to view the sites accepting reservations.

To learn more and for other recreation area updates, you are encouraged to visit For additional information please contact:  Muscatine Park Rangers, 810 Main Street, Muscatine, IA 52761or call 563-263-7913

Cindy Klebe
(563) 263-7913

Release no. 14-045