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River Ridge Trails

Saturday, December 23, 2023

Other Names

Whispering Meadows Resort, Jackson County, Maquoketa River

Last Known StatusOpen

Located at the beautiful Whispering Meadows Resort, this park has about 21 miles of woods trails that border the scenic Maquoketa River.

The area is open from 9am to dusk daily however reservations are required. The property also offers cabin rentals, electric hookups for RVs, mountain bike and hiking trails and fishing holes.

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Permit RequiredNo
Dates OpenDaily 9am-dusk
Spark ArrestorRecommendedA spark arresting exhaust silencer or end cap is recommended.
Noise Limit
Whip FlagsNot Required
Maximum Vehicle Width
Allow Dirt Bikes, Trail Bikes and Motorcycles Motorcycles & Dirt BikesPermitted
Allow All Terrain Vehicles / Quads / Four Wheelers ATVsPermitted
Allow Utility Terrain Vehicles, Side by Sides (SXS), RZR UTV & SXSPermitted
Allow 4x4 Jeeps, SUVs and 4 x 4 Trucks with License Plates SUVs & Jeeps (registered)Prohibited
Dune Buggy & Sand Rail
4x4 (unregistered)
2 Stroke EnginesNo Restriction
Camping / Overnight RV Parking Camping
Campfire Restrictions Campfires
Night RidingNoriding hours 9am-dusk
Trail BlazingProhibitedkeep vehicle on trail
Rule Enforcement


Approx Size200 acres
Miles Of Trail21
Climate TypeForest
Elevation750 to 800 ft.
Trail MaintenanceUnknown
Loose DirtThis trail has little loose dirt.Little
Hard PackThe trail has some hard pack terrain.Some
SandThis trail has little sandy areas.Little
MudThe trail has mostly mud after it rains.Mostly
DustThe trail has little dust on typical days.Little
RocksThis trail has little rocks.Little
TreesThe trail has many trees.Many
Steep HillsThis trail has few steep hills.Few
Water CrossingsThe trail has few water crossings.Few
Small JumpsThis trail has no small jumps.None
Large JumpsThis trail has no large jumps.None
BermsThe trail has few berms.Few
Sand/Gravel PitsThis private land has no sand or gravel pits.None
Single TrackThis private land has no single track trails.None
RoadsThis private land has few roads.Few
ShadeThis private land has many shaded areas.Many
HazardsThis trail has few hazards.Few(hazards assumed marked but use caution)
Easy Terrain NoviceThis trail has some beginner terrain.Some
Moderate Terrain AmateurThis trail has mostly intermediate level terrain.Mostly
Difficult Terrain ExpertThis trail has no expert terrain.None


AreaMotorized Trails
LandPrivately Owned / Commercial


Gasoline Gasoline5-20 Miles (SW)Casey's General Store (563) 652-2739
Diesel Diesel5-20 Miles (SW)Casey's General Store (563) 652-2739
Potable Water WaterOn Site
RV Hookups RV HookupOn Site50, 30 and 120-Amp electrical sites
RV Dump Station RV Disposal5-20 Miles (SW)Timber City Travel Plaza (563) 652-1100
Primitive Camping CampgroundOn Site
Convenience Store Conv Store5-20 Miles (SW)Casey's General Store (563) 652-2739


RidingYes ($10.00 per rider)
Tent: $18.00
RV: $22.00
Addtl. Vehicle: $0.00
CommentPets are permitted: $15/pet/night


Our RatingRatingGood
Recommended StayFull Day
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Nearest CitySpragueville, IA
Address34580 100th Street, Spragueville, IA 52074
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Trail MapGo To Trail Map
From: Maquoketa, IA
1) Take SR-62 North about 5.5 miles
2) Turn right (east) on CR-E23Y, continue 2.6 miles
3) Veer left (east) on 100th Street, continue about 3 miles.


Contact InfoRiver Ridge Trails
34580 100th Street
Spragueville, IA 52074
(563) 357-3784


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River Ridge Trails

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River Ridge Trails Photo

River Ridge Trails

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River Ridge Trails Photo

River Ridge Trails

Photo Submitted 10/13/2016 (Thanks!)

River Ridge Trails Photo

River Ridge Trails

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