Our History

In its history going back several generations, the marina located approximately five miles north of Lock & Dam #11 on the Mississippi River, has enjoyed success as a popular destination for river enthusiasts and sightseers.

Featured on Iowa’s News Now

The flooding of 2023 was so significant that Dockside Marina • Bar • Grille was featured on Iowa’s News Now. https://youtu.be/_47Sj4LMPy4?si=a0LZcPplQTGPur8S

Flooded Entrance to Dockside

The Spring of 2023 was another rough year for Dockside… High waters prevented us from opening.

Dockside Marina • Bar • Grille Opens Under New Ownership & New Name

In October of 2020, AJ Becker & family “passes the baton” to the Wolff family. whom would transform this gorgeous riverfront location to become “Dockside Marina • Bar • Grill.”

Flooded & Unable To Access Marina

The Spring of 2019 was a tough year. In April we were yet unable to access the marina.

Hawkeye Marina Opens

The Marina was rebuilt in 2008. At that time renovations included new buildings, installation of a new boat ramp, custom electrical & lighting throughout the marina. An addition of nine seasonal RV spots to accompany the existing nine – for a total of 18 – with full hookups and private…Read More

Arrowhead Marina Is Acquired by Hawkeye

The marina, originally referred to Arrowhead Marina, was established in the 1970’s.