Coon Rapids

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Must Do's
Be sure to stop by the Carroll County Fairgrounds to catch the Carroll County Fair, Figure 8 Races and other exciting events. Admire local legacies and stunning artwork at the Veterans Memorial Wall, and find more awe-inspiring works at the community's Sculpture Park

Outdoor Adventures & Exciting Eateries
Whatever you're looking for, Coon Rapids has an amazing trail for that! Hike open prairies, mountain bike through Oak Savannas or saunter through lush timber on horseback at Whiterock Conservancy. For water adventures, kayak the Middle Raccoon River Water Trail or enjoy a dip or a slide at the Aquatic Center. For road trip fun, hop on the Western Skies Scenic Byway to explore local sights, history and charming communities. 

Then, refuel with a classic American dish at Chuck's Bar and Grill or tasty, authentic Mexican cuisine at La Terraza. Or grab a light lunch, specialty coffee and homemade pastries from Jenna's Tattooed Confections.

Community Highlights
For more Coon Rapids fun, aim for par on wonderfully manicured fairways, throw a strike down the lane at Coon Bowl, listen to live music, cheer on local athletes and shop at local retailers. Coon Rapids also has a great downtown filled with boutiques, restaurantscommunity art and more. Learn more about the Main Steet

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