Visitor Center

Coon Rapids Dam Visitors Center
Coon Rapids Dam 
Regional Park
9750 Egret Boulevard
Coon Rapids, MN 55433

Visitor Center Hours

Summer Hours
Memorial Day - Labor Day
Tuesday - Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Standard Hours
Saturday & Sunday
9:00 am - 5:00 pm


Meeting Room Rental Fee:
$40 per hour
The Coon Rapids Dam Visitor Center East offers park users equipment, facilities, and information about the Anoka County Parks and Recreation System.

  • Restrooms, water fountain, vending machines
  • Bait sales
  • GPS unit with virtual geocaching, cross-country ski and snowshoe rentals
  • Free use of self-guided activity backpacks
  • Park orientation and trail maps
  • Meeting facilities
  • Program information
  • Bird-feeder watch area / sightings list
We also have joined with local partners to provide education about the Mississippi River.

  • Historic photos and displays
  • Large map of the entire Mississippi River drainage system
  • Evening programming on local wildlife and stewardship