FAQ

The Whitewater Park is open year round, from dawn to dusk.

The Whitewater Park is located at Johnson Park. Johnson Park is CLOSED, please access the surf feature from the Winter Park trail. 

Surf, Kayak, Paddle and Tubing is available at the Whitewater Park. There are seven drop structures, include one surfing wave for surfboards.

No, there are no rentals available at the park. Please bring your own equipment or use local vendors for equipment rental.

There are no fees to use the park. It’s open to the public.

Enter at 1st St. put in or Winter Park. Exit at Johnson Park or E Bluff Park. 

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Surfing is available at drop structure number 1, located in Johnson Park. Kayak surfing is permitted at all drop structures.

All flows, low, medium and high.

Coming Soon: The river flow level conditions are set daily on the sign at Winter Park.

Parking is available at the 1st Street Put in, Winter Park Put In and Johnson Park Take-Out.

1st Street Put In Floats

1.19 miles from the 1st Street Put In, to the Winter Park Put In (calm float, no whitewater structures)

1.81 miles from the 1st Street Put In, to the Johnson Park Take-Out (whitewater structures included)

2.56 miles from the 1st  Street Put In, to the E Bluff Park Take-Out (whitewater structures included)

Winter Park Put In Floats

.62 miles from Winter Park Put In, to the Johnson Park Take-Out (whitewater structures included)

1.37 miles from Winter Park Put In, to E Bluff Park Take-Out (whitewater structures included)

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Norfolk Parks and Recreation 402-844-2150

Entry and Exit Points