Levee Park Climbing Boulders

The Recreation Alliance of Winona secured a grant from BK5K to add two state of the art rock climbing boulders to Levee Park built by Eldorado Climbing Walls! In partnership with the City of Winona this new feature offers climbing/bouldering which is free for all to use and have challenging climbing for all abilities. Slackline and hammock posts are planned to be added as well to increase activities in the area creating a unique outdoor recreation area in one of Winona's most beautiful parks!

Sugarloaf Interpretive and overlook kiosks and Erosion Mitigation

The Rec Alliance has been awarded a Climbing Conservation grant for interpretive and historical overlook kiosks at the base of the Sugarloaf overlooking the Mississippi River Valley.

Garvin Heights Trailhead Development and Trail Repair

Garvin Heights trail is one of the most heavily used hiking trails in Winona and is in need of a Trailhead kiosk, bike parking/rack and trail repairs. The Rec Alliance is working on local grants to make this iconic trail more sustainable, accessible, and safer.

Winona Ice Park Development
The Rec Alliance develops and maintains the Winona Ice Park each year including infrastructure management(ice farming), way-finding and informational signage, and climber outreach and user group tracking and communication. The Winona Ice park is one of only 4 ice parks in the nation and is becoming nationally recognized as an ice climbing destination. This amazing resource bring climbers to Winona all winter long from all around the country.