The river is expected to keep rising over the next few days as snowmelt makes its way downstream.
Features include a fishing pier, canoe and kayak launching, walking trails, and picnic areas.
A Nov. 3 public meeting will offer a chance to comment on park planning for the Aiple property.
Help restore the new Bridgeview Park and take care of the St. Croix.
The bridge lifts every hour or half-hour between 8 a.m. and 10 p.m.
Ted Kozlowski shares a video of the river he calls home.
The bridge will skip a couple lifts to ease vehicle traffic, but it could slow down boaters.