US Army Corps of Engineers
Rock Island District Website

Status of Recreation Facilities 

Updated on July 30, 2020

Any closed areas will be bolded.


Activity Recreation Area Status
Trails Volksweg Trail Open 
  North Overlook Nature Trail Open 
  Stu Kuyper Nature Trail Open 
  Howell Station Prairie Trail Partial Closure due to hydropower project
  Eagle Lair Loop Trail Open
  Playscape Trail Open 




Campgrounds Howell Station Campground Open
  North Overlook Campground Open
  Wallashuck Campground Open
  Whitebreast Campground Open 
  Ivans Campground Open 
  Hickory Ridge Wilderness Campground Open 




Boat Ramps Howell Station Landing Open 
  South Overlook Ramp Open 
  Marina Cove Ramp Open 
  Whitebreast Ramp Open 




Recreation/Shelter     North Overlook Picnic Area Open 
  South Overlook Rec. Area Open
  North Tailwater Rec. Area Closed due to hydropower project
  South Tailwater Rec. Area Open 
  Whitebreast Rec. Area Open 
  Fifield Rec. Area Open 
Beaches Whitebreast Beach Open (SWIMMING NOT RECOMMENDED due to elevated bacteria levels)
  North Overlook Beach Open (SWIMMING NOT RECOMMENDED due to elevated bacteria levels)




Other Red Rock Visitor Center and Project Office      Closed Until Further Notice
  Red Rock Archery Range Open (restrooms closed)