West end of Foster RoadPeninsula Park

140 acres

Park details

  • Located at the far west end of Foster Road, near the Elks Golf Course, just across the river from the Iowa River Power Restaurant.
  • The park is currently open to the public for walking, jogging, bicycling, fishing and generally enjoying nature (including eagle watching).
  • Most of the park will be "developed" as a natural area over the next few years.
  • Access from Iowa City is by way of Foster Road; connected to Coralville via the Iowa River Power Dam pedestrian bridge.

Amenities include

  • Walk-run trail routes
  • 12-acre Thornberry Off-leash Dog Park
  • 18-hole disc golf course
  • Trailhead parking

City Government