Looping the River
Quad Cities to Muscatine
This 26-mile stretch of river has only one small river city on the Illinois side below Rock Island and a string of parks along the Iowa side.
Pedestrian bridge between Credit Island and concord Ave in Davenport, Iowa.
"Mississippi Harvest,” a 28-foot bronze statue by Eric Blome, stands at the riverfront in Muscatine, Iowa. The clammer commemorates when the city was the “Pearl Button Capital of the World.” (Reggie McLeod)