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Ben Williamson Park

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  1. Bleachers
  2. Boat ramp for small watercraft
  3. Concession stands
  4. Natural area
  5. Parking lot
  6. Picnic area
  7. Restrooms

About the Park

This forty acre park along the Rock River is home to the beginning of a trail along the Rock River that connects Rock Island to Moline or across the Rock River Bridge to Milan to enjoy several more miles of trails. The park is also home to the Backwater Gamblers Water Ski Shows. For a complete schedule of free ski shows, please contact 786-8987 or the Park and Recreation office.

Parks and Recreation Department
4303 24th Street
 Activity Guide IconRock Island, IL 61201 
 Ph: (309) 732-7275
 Fx: (309) 732-7278
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 7:00 am - 6:00 pm               
 Monday - Thursday               
 7:00 am - 5:00 pm                
 9:00 am - 1:00 pm