East River Parkway
West River Parkway
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Approx. 132 acres of land area flanking both the east and west banks of the Mississippi River, from just south of Bridge No. 9 to the north edge of Minnehaha Regional Park.
6 am-midnight in developed areas
6 am-10 pm in undeveloped areas
The Mississippi River Gorge in the Twin Cities area is the only true gorge along the entire Mississippi River. The gorge was formed as St. Anthony Falls migrated slowly upriver, eroding a steep channel as water broke up the limestone cap that covers the area cut away from the soft sandstone underneath.
Park history compiled and written by David C. Smith.
MPRB rec centers and program buildings are closed to the public, and all classes, programs and events are canceled through May 3.
The MN Department of Health is leading the statewide response to COVID-19, working closely with local cities; visit www.health.state.mn.us/diseases/coronavirus.
The MPRB is monitoring and partnering with the Minneapolis Health Department and Office of Emergency Management on COVID-19.
Temporary Dog Park Closure - St. Anthony Dog Park
March 30 we are planning to start pouring concrete pads going into the dog park. The main entrance (west) will be closed for one week starting March 30, we will then reopen that entrance and close the secondary (east) entrance for the week of April 6.