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October 10, 2020
1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Proving Grounds Recreation Area
10616 W John Deere Road
Dubuque, IA 52001
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Proving Grounds Open House

Saturday, October 10, 2020

After two years of construction, the Proving Grounds Recreation area in Dubuque is nearly complete! The property was donated to the Dubuque County Conservation Board by John Deere Dubuque Works in 2018. The venue has been popular for family outings, mountain biking, hiking, and more! The celebration will be kicked off with remarks from the Dubuque County Conservation Executive Director, Tri-state Mountain Bike Rider President, and John Deere Executives. Your invited to learn about the history of the property from testing products manufactured by John Deere to creating a long lasting recreation area for the public to enjoy. Grab a refreshment and go on a self guided hike to enjoy the beautiful fall colors and discover what made this project happen.