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Lock and Dam 18

Mississippi River & Henderson Creek

Location Overview

  • Body of Water: Mississippi River & Henderson Creek
  • Coordinates: 40.87966208, -91.02608442
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The launch goes into the channel but Henderson Creek access is 300 feet downstream. Portage is possible if one wishes to launch directly onto Henderson Creek but it will be a shore launch. Great bird watching here. Stay 300 feet back from the lock rollers if on the channel.
  • Launch Point
  • Free Parking
  • Boat Ramp
  • Picnic Tables

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