Redfield Depot

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624 1st St., Redfield

 

Bicycling   Restrooms 

Redfield Depot

Just as today's four-lane highways provide Dallas County residents with easy access to Des Moines, the railroads of the early part of the 19th century served the same purpose. The Redfield depot stands as a reminder of Dallas County's remarkable railroad history.

Group of bikers on trail 

The Raccoon River Valley Trail was built on the abandoned Chicago Northwestern Railroad line. Now a resting spot for trail users, the depot still provides travelers entry and exit to the town of Redfield. Facilities include restrooms, indoor resting area, and a railroad display area. 

 

Hours:

May 1 - October 31

The building is open from 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m daily. The Redfield Development Commission operates a concession stand on weekends from June 1 to October 30.

November 1 - April 30

The depot is closed and the water is off.

Directions:

Redfield Depot
624 1st St.
Redfield, IA

Redfield Area Conservation Attractions Map

Raccoon River Valley Trail

Dallas County Conservation Board 
14581 K Ave. 
Perry, Iowa 50220 
515-465-3577 
FAX 515-465-3579
Office Hours: M-F 8:00am - 4:30pm 
Email: conservation@dallascountyiowa.gov