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Jefferson County,
Missouri
Est. 1818
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Rockford Beach Park

When you want to spend a relaxing afternoon next to the Big River, this is the spot for you. A dam creates a cascading waterfall producing an environment that naturally relaxes visitors. The river is commonly used for fishing, swimming and boating. Picnic facilities will provide you with tables, grills and a volleyball court. To challenge your angling skills, you may access the Big River by the concrete boat ramp on the up stream side of the dam. 

Fee: Park security is provided at specific hours; as a result fees are charged during those time. State fishing regulations are imposed.  PETS ARE NOT ALLOWED! 

 

A "Patrons of the Parks" pass is available to Jefferson County residents ONLY! In addition, you must be at least 55 years of age and/or a veteran of our Armed Services to be eligible. For a one time $20 fee, the cardholder and anyone else in their vehicle can enter any Jefferson County park facility at no charge. Contact any park cashier or our Park office for details.

 

NOTICE: The Big River is a swift moving stream. Strong currents produce dangerous swimming conditions. Life guards are not on duty. SWIMMING OR WADING IS NOT RECOMMENDED!

 

CLICK HERE FOR MAP OF ROCKFORD BEACH PARK

 

Picture on left courtesy of Tracey Bruce.