River/Stream: Wapsipinicon River
Built: original 1856; rebuilt 1906; most recent reconstruction began 1966 completed 1967
Owner: Linn County Conservation Board
Height: 10 ft.
Length: 240 ft.
Warning Signs: none
Portage: There is plenty of area on river left where one could take out (and parking at the little park type area). You can walk around the dam pretty easy.
Comments: The Central City Trail, a paved multi-use path, runs through town on river left. Refer to the aerial map link above.
Click here to view a LCCB poster describing the history of the dam.