Created By: Clinton Iowa
4999 Lock Road; Fulton, IL
Thousands of visitors come to view the barges and boats locking through on the widest pool in the Upper Mississippi River Basin. This lock & dam, managed by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers,
Is an excellent location to view bald eagles during the winter months (November – March). Public lock & dam tours are held Sundays at 1:00 pm. between Memorial Day and Labor Day Weekends, but you can enjoy of a viewing deck open all year round. Special group tours may be arranged by calling the park rangers.
This point of interest is part of the tour: Outdoor Adventures