Bluff County Master Gardeners

Riverside International Friendship Gardens

The gardens are located next to the La Crosse Convention and Visitors Bureau at Riverside Park. They are developed and maintained in partnership with the City of La Crosse Parks Dept., Bluff Country Master Gardeners and Riverside International Friendship Gardens Inc. New volunteers are welcome to help maintain the gardens Wednesday evenings from 5-7:30pm May - September. For more information about other volunteer opportunities email:

Riverside International Friendship Gardens is a collection of public gardens that celebrates La Crosse’s sister-city relationships with communities in China, Germany, France, Russia, Norway, Ireland and Cameroon. It is open daily whenever Riverside Park is open. For more information about the gardens, maps, plant lists and tours, please go to the their website at

As an approved project, volunteer hours count toward your annual requirement.