Iowa Camping – Campground Reservations

TAILWATER WEST CAMPGROUND

Want to go camping in Iowa? View Iowa campgrounds below, listed in alphabetical order. Each Iowa campsites listing has an image gallery, location map, directions, nearby activities, phone number, and access to online Iowa camping reservations.

ACORN VALLEY, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From I-35/80 north of Des Moines, Iowa, take exit 131 toward Johnston/Saylorville Lake. Turn north on Merle Hay Road and continue for 2.8 miles. At the four-way stop, turn left on Northwest Beaver Drive and continue for 3.7 miles. Turn right onto Northwest Coryden Drive and follow signs into the campground. Phone 515-276-0429 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, SWIMMING SITE Keywords ACOV,SAYLORVILLE LAKE,SAYLORVILLE LAKE Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview Acorn Valley Campground is located on the 26,000-acre Saylorville Lake Project, which stretches over 50 miles up the Des Moines River Valley. The lake provides a wide variety of recreational activities, including camping, bicycling, boating, swimming, fishing, hiking and hunting.  Recreation Anglers enjoy the lake for its abundance of walleye, wiper, largemouth bass, catfish, crappie and northern pike. The paved Neal Smith

BOB SHETLER PICNIC AREA, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From I-35, take the Ankeny Exit #90 (Oralabor Road) and go west 4.8 miles; the road turns into HWY 415. Turn left (west) onto NW 37th Street and go 0.3 mile, then turn right onto NW Horseshoe Rd. Turn right and drive across the Saylorville Lake Dam to the campground. From I-80, take Exit #135 (2nd Avenue/Highway 415) exit and go north 3.5 miles. Turn left (west) onto Oralabor Road (Highway 415) and go 2.6 miles. Turn left (west) onto NW 37th Street and go 0.3 mile, then turn right onto NW Horseshoe Rd. Turn right and drive across the Saylorville Lake Dam to the campground. Phone 515-276-4656 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Keywords BOB SHETLER PICNIC AREA (IA) Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Tourism Iowa State Road Conditions Overview Bob Shetler Picnic Area is a day-use facility located in the tailwater area

BOB SHETLER RECREATION AREA, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From I-35, take exit 90 to Ankeny/Oralabor Road and go west for 4.8 miles. The road turns into Highway 415. Turn left onto 37th Street, then turn right onto Horseshoe Road. Turn right and drive across the Saylorville Lake Dam to the campground. Phone 515-276-0873 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WATER SPORTS, SWIMMING SITE Keywords BOBS,SAYLORVILLE,RIVER VALLEY CAMPGROUND,FISHERMANS CAMPGROUND,SAYLORVILLE LAKE Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Tourism Iowa State Road Conditions Overview Bob Shetler Recreation Area is located in the tailwater area below the 26,000-acre Saylorville Lake Project, which stretches more than 50 miles up the Des Moines River Valley. The lake provides a wide variety of recreational activities, including boating, swimming, fishing, hiking and hunting. Recreation Visitors enjoy Saylorville Lake for its excellent boating, sailing, water skiing, windsurfing and swimming opportunities. Anglers will find walleye, wiper, largemouth bass, catfish, crappie and northern pike.

BRIDGEVIEW (RATHBUN LAKE), Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From Moravia, IA, travel 10 miles west on Highway J18 and follow signs into the campground. Phone FOR CAMPGROUND INQUIRIES DURING MAY-SEPTEMBER PLEASE CALL 641-724-3062. DURING CLOSED SEASON PLEASE CALL 641-647-2464 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, DAY USE AREA, INFORMATION SITE, SWIMMING, KAYAKING, CANOEING, WATER ACCESS, ICE CLIMBING, SAILING Keywords BRIG,RATHBUN LAKE,BRIDGEVIEW RATHBUN LAKE,RATHBUN LAKE Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview Bridgeview Park is located on beautiful Rathbun Lake, just 13 miles northwest of Centerville, Iowa. Camping, boating, swimming, fishing and picnicking are popular activities at this waterfront recreation area. Recreation The 11,000-acre lake provides a variety of fishing opportunities for any angler. Crappie, channel catfish, walleye and largemouth bass are most common. Whether power boating or sailing, Rathbun Lake, also known as Iowa’s Ocean, has something to offer everyone. In particular, the water’s prevailing winds

BUCK CREEK (RATHBUN LAKE), Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From Centerville, IA, travel 5 miles north on HWY 5 to HWY J-29, then 4 miles northwest to HWY J5T. Travel 2 miles north and follow signs to campground. Phone FOR CAMPGROUND INQUIRIES DURING MAY- SEPTEMBER PLEASE CALL 641-724-3206. DURING CLOSED SEASON OCTOBER -APRIL PLEASE CALL 641-647-2464 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, FISH HATCHERY, DAY USE AREA, SWIMMING, KAYAKING, CANOEING, WATER ACCESS, SAILING Keywords BUCC,RATHBUN LAKE,BUCK CREEK RATHBUN LAKE,RATHBUN LAKE Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview Buck Creek Campground is located on beautiful Rathbun Lake, just 9 miles northwest of Centerville, Iowa. Camping, boating, swimming, fishing, and picnicking are popular activities at this lakefront campground. Recreation The 11,000-acre lake provides a variety of fishing opportunities for any angler. Crappie, channel catfish, walleye, and largemouth bass are most common. Although power boating is also popular, the prevailing winds

CHERRY GLEN CAMPGROUND, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From I-35, take exit 90 to Ankeny Industrial Parkway. Continue onto Highway 160 west for 4.8 miles. The road turns into Highway 415. Continue for another 4 miles and follow signs into the campground. Phone 515-964-8792 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, INTERPRETIVE PROGRAMS, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WATER SPORTS, WILDLIFE VIEWING, SWIMMING SITE Keywords CHER,SAYLORVILLE LAKE,SAYLORVILLE LAKE Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview Cherry Glen Campground is located on the 26,000-acre Saylorville Lake Project, which stretches more than 50 miles up the Des Moines River Valley. The lake provides a wide variety of recreational activities, including boating, swimming, fishing, hiking and hunting. Recreation Visitors enjoy Saylorville Lake for its excellent boating, sailing, water skiing, windsurfing and swimming opportunities. Anglers will find walleye, wiper, largemouth bass, catfish, crappie and northern pike. The paved Neal Smith Trail winds 24 miles from Des Moines to

CHERRY GLEN PICNIC, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions Utilize address 4586 NW 94th Avenue Polk City IA 50223 (Not a valid mailing address). From I-35, take Exit 92 in Ankeny and turn right on East 1st Street. Travel approximately 5 miles west to NW 94th Ave. Continue across HWY 415 approximately .5 miles to Cherry Glen Picnic Area on your right. Phone 515-276-4656 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Keywords CHERRY GLEN PICNIC (IA) Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview Cherry Glen Picnic Area is a day-use facility located on the 26,000-acre Saylorville Lake Project, which stretches over 50 miles up the Des Moines River Valley. The lake provides a wide variety of recreational activities, including boating, swimming, fishing, hiking and hunting. Recreation Visitors come to Saylorville Lake for its great boating, sailing, water skiing, windsurfing and swimming opportunities. Anglers fish for walleye, wiper, largemouth bass, catfish,

CLARKS FERRY, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From Davenport, Iowa, drive west on Hwy 22 about 15 miles and turn at Clark’s Ferry Sign (in Montpelier) Phone 563-419-7594 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, DAY USE AREA, BIRDING Keywords CLAR,MISSISSIPPI RV. RI Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview Clarks Ferry is a outdoor lovers delight, with fantastic bird watching and lots of shore fishing opportunities with our new accessible fishing dock! The park has plenty of trees to lounge under while taking in the spectacular views of the mighty Mississippi River. Recreation Take the kids to one of the two playgrounds, play a game of horseshoes, volleyball, or go boating. The Mississippi River draws crowds of anglers for channel catfish, bluegill, walleye, crappie and northern pike. Facilities Picnic tables, campfire rings, and 50-amp electric hookups are provided at every campsite. A boat ramp, dump station, and picnic shelter are

COTTONWOOD CAMPGROUND (IA), Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From Interstate 80 (Iowa City, Iowa), take Exit 244 towards Dubuque St./North Liberty. Travel north on Dubuque St. for 3 miles and turn right onto West Overlook Rd. NE. Travel on West Overlook Rd. NE for 1.1 miles. At the second stop sign, turn right onto Prairie Du Chien Rd. NE. Travel east on Prairie Du Chien Rd. NE for 0.1 miles. The entrance to the Cottonwood Campground will be located on the right side of the road. From Interstate 380 (North Liberty, Iowa), take Exit 4 towards North Liberty. Travel east on W. Penn St. for 2 miles and turn right onto N. Dubuque St. Travel south on N. Dubuque St. for 1.9 miles, at the traffic circle, continue straight onto Dubuque St. NE. Continue traveling south on Dubuque St. NE for 1.9 miles. Turn left onto West Overlook Rd. NE. Travel on West Overlook Rd. NE for

East Overlook Day Use Area, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From Interstate 80 (Iowa City, Iowa), take Exit 244 towards Dubuque St./North Liberty. Travel north on Dubuque St. for 3 miles and turn right onto West Overlook Rd. NE. Travel on West Overlook Rd. NE for 1.1 miles. At the second stop sign, turn right onto Prairie Du Chien Rd. NE. Travel east on Prairie Du Chien Rd. NE for 0.7 miles, across the Coralville Lake Dam. The East Overlook Day Use Area will be located on the right side of the road. From Interstate 380 (North Liberty, Iowa), take Exit 4 towards North Liberty. Travel east on W. Penn St. for 2 miles and turn right onto N. Dubuque St. Travel south on N. Dubuque St. for 1.9 miles, at the traffic circle, continue straight onto Dubuque St. NE. Continue traveling south on Dubuque St. NE for 1.9 miles. Turn left onto West Overlook Rd. NE and travel

FIFIELD (IA), Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions 1672 HWY G28 Pella, Iowa 50219 From Pella, Iowa, follow county road G28 west for 6 miles, then follow signs to Fifield. Phone 641-828-7522 Activities BIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, BIRDING Keywords None Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview Fifield is located on Lake Red Rock, Iowa’s largest lake. It is just 10 miles from Pella, known for its Dutch heritage, and 15 miles from Knoxville, the Sprint car capital of the world. For more information regarding the Army Corps of Engineers and the Lake Red Rock Project, click here:Lake Red Rock Website  For a virtual tour of Lake Red Rock click here: Lake Red Rock – Virtual Tour  Recreation Lake Red Rock offers excellent boating, water skiing and swimming opportunities. Miles of water trails for kayakers and canoeists are designated along the shoreline. Anglers will find crappie, walleye, largemouth and

HOWELL STATION, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions 1081 198th Place Pella, Iowa 50219 From Pella, Iowa, take Highway T-15 southwest for 5 miles, then turn east on Idaho Drive to 198th Place. Travel south and follow signs to campground. Phone 641-828-7522 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, VISITOR CENTER, WILDLIFE VIEWING, DAY USE AREA Keywords HOWE,LAKE RED ROCK Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview Howell Station Campground sits just below the Red Rock Dam and Lake on the north side of the Des Moines River. Lake Red Rock is Iowa’s largest lake, located just 10 minutes from Pella, known for its Dutch heritage, and 15 minutes from Knoxville, the Sprint car capital of the world. Visitors enjoy boating, fishing, hiking, biking and viewing wildlife. For more information regarding the Army Corps of Engineers and the Lake Red Rock Project, click here: Lake Red Rock Website  For a

ISLAND VIEW (RATHBUN LAKE), Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From Centerville, IA, travel 2.5 miles north on HWY 5, then go 4 miles northwest on J-29, then 0.1 mile north on J5T to the park entrance. Phone FOR CAMPGROUND INQUIRIES DURING MAY-SEPTEMBER PLEASE CALL 641-647-2079. DURING CLOSED SEASON OCTOBER-APRIL PLEASE CALL 641-647-2464 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, FISH HATCHERY, DAY USE AREA, SWIMMING SITE, INFORMATION SITE, SWIMMING, KAYAKING, CANOEING, WATER ACCESS, SAILING Keywords ISLA,RATHBUN LAKE,ISLAND VIEW RATHBUN LAKE,RATHBUN LAKE Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview Island View Park is located on beautiful Rathbun Lake, just nine miles northwest of Centerville, Iowa and 8 miles southwest of Moravia. Recreation The 11,000-acre lake provides a variety of fishing opportunities for any angler: Crappie, channel catfish, walleye and largemouth bass are most common. The prevailing winds on Rathbun Lake, also known as Iowa’s Ocean, make it one of

LINDER POINT CAMPGROUND, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From Interstate 80 (Iowa City, Iowa), take Exit 244 towards Dubuque St./North Liberty. Travel north on Dubuque St. for 3 miles and turn right onto West Overlook Rd. NE. Travel on West Overlook Rd. NE for 0.7 miles. The entrance to the Linder Point Campground will be located on the left side of the road. From Interstate 380 (North Liberty, Iowa), take Exit 4 towards North Liberty. Travel east on W. Penn St. for 2 miles and turn right onto N. Dubuque St. Travel south on N. Dubuque St. for 1.9 miles, at the traffic circle, continue straight onto Dubuque St. NE. Continue traveling south on Dubuque St. NE for 1.9 miles. Turn left onto West Overlook Rd. NE and travel east for 0.7 miles. The entrance to the Linder Point Campground will be located on the left side of the road. Phone MAY 1 – OCTOBER 31 CAMPGROUND

MINER’S RETREAT ENCLOSED SHELTER (IA), Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From Knoxville, take County Highway T-15 northeast for 8 miles. Turn north onto County Highway S-71 and continue 2 miles, following signs to the campground. 971 Hwy S71 Knoxville, Iowa 50138 Phone 6418287522 Activities CAMPING Keywords Coal Miner’s Retreat Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview Miner’s Retreat Enclosed Shelter is located on Lake Red Rock, Iowa’s largest lake. It is just 10 minutes from Pella, known for its Dutch heritage, and 15 minutes from Knoxville, the Sprint car capital of the world. Visitors enjoy boating, fishing, hiking, biking and viewing wildlife.    For more information regarding the Army Corps of Engineers and the Lake Red Rock Project, click here:Lake Red Rock Website For a virtual tour of Lake Red Rock click here: Lake Red Rock – Virtual Tour  Recreation Lake Red Rock offers excellent boating, water skiing and swimming opportunities. Miles

NORTH OVERLOOK CAMP, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions 1007 Hwy T-15 Pella, Iowa From Pella, Iowa, take County Highway T-15 southwest for 3 miles, then follow signs to the campground. Phone 641-828-7522 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, VISITOR CENTER, DAY USE AREA, SWIMMING SITE Keywords NORC,LAKE RED ROCK Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview North Overlook Campground is located on Lake Red Rock, Iowa’s largest lake. It is just 10 minutes from Pella, known for its Dutch heritage, and 15 minutes from Knoxville, the Sprint car capital of the world. Visitors enjoy boating, fishing, hiking, biking and viewing wildlife. For more information regarding the Army Corps of Engineers and the Lake Red Rock Project, click here:Lake Red Rock Website For a virtual tour of the area, click here:Lake Red Rock – Virtual Tour  Recreation Lake Red Rock offers excellent boating, water skiing and swimming opportunities. Miles of

NORTH OVERLOOK PICNIC SHELTER (IA), Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions 1007 Hwy T15 Knoxville, Iowa 50138 From Pella, Iowa, take County Highway T-15 southwest for 3 miles, then follow signs to North Overlook Picnic Shelter. Phone 641-828-7522 Activities CAMPING, PICNICKING, BIRDING Keywords Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview North Overlook Picnic Shelter is located adjacent from North Overlook Campground on Lake Red Rock, Iowa’s largest lake. It is just 10 minutes from Pella, known for its Dutch heritage, and 15 minutes from Knoxville, the Sprint car capital of the world. Visitors enjoy boating, fishing, hiking, biking and viewing wildlife.   For more information regarding the Army Corps of Engineers and the Lake Red Rock Project, click here:Lake Red Rock Website For a virtual tour of Lake Red Rock click here:Lake Red Rock – Virtual Tour  Recreation Lake Red Rock offers excellent boating, water skiing and swimming opportunities. Miles of water trails

OAK GROVE PICNIC AREA, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions Physical Address: 4801 NW 98th Ave, Polk City, IA 50226 From Ankeny, travel 3.4 miles west on 1st Street. Turn right onto HWY 415 for 0.9 miles, then left onto NW 44th street, which turns slightly right and becomes NW 98th Ave. Picnic area is on the right. Phone 515-276-4656 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, SWIMMING SITE Keywords OAK GROVE PICNIC AREA (IA),Oak Grove,oak grove Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Tourism Iowa State Road Conditions Overview Oak Grove Picnic Area is a day-use facility located on the 26,000-acre Saylorville Lake Project, which stretches over 50 miles up the Des Moines River Valley. The lake provides a wide variety of recreational activities, including boating, swimming, fishing, hiking and hunting. Recreation Visitors come to Saylorville Lake for its great boating, sailing, water skiing, windsurfing and swimming opportunities. Anglers fish for walleye, wiper, largemouth bass, catfish,

PRAIRIE FLOWER RECREATION AREA, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From I-35, take exit 90 to Ankeny/Oralabor Road and go west for 4.8 miles. The road turns into Highway 415, continue and follow signs to the campground. Phone 515-984-6925 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, HUNTING, WATER SPORTS, SWIMMING SITE Keywords PRAF,SAYLORVILLE LAKE,PRAIRIE FLOWER NORTH,PRAIRIE FLOWER SOUTH,ASTER,BLAZINGSTAR,CONEFLOWER,DOGBANE,ELDERBERRY,FLEABANE,GOLDENROD,HONEYSUCKLE,IRONWEED,JUNEBERRY,KNAPWEED,LEADPLANT,MAYWEED,NIPPLEWORT,OXEYE,SAYLORVILLE LAKE Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Tourism Iowa State Road Conditions Overview Prairie Flower Recreation Area is located on the 26,000-acre Saylorville Lake Project, which stretches more than 50 miles up the Des Moines River Valley. The lake provides a wide variety of recreational activities, including boating, swimming, fishing, hiking and hunting. Recreation Visitors enjoy Saylorville Lake for its excellent boating, sailing, water skiing, windsurfing and swimming opportunities. Anglers will find walleye, wiper, largemouth bass, catfish, crappie and northern pike. The paved Neal Smith Trail winds 24 miles from Des Moines to Big Creek State Park and connects

PRAIRIE RIDGE (RATHBUN LAKE), Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From Moravia, IA, travel 4 miles west on Highway J18, then south 2.5 miles on 200th Avenue (gravel). Follow signs into campground. Phone FOR CAMPGROUND INQUIRIES DURING MAY-SEPTEMBER PLEASE CALL 641-724-3103. DURING CLOSED SEASON OCTOBER-APRIL PLEASE CALL 641-647-2464 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, PICNICKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, DAY USE AREA, SWIMMING, KAYAKING, CANOEING, WATER ACCESS, SAILING Keywords PRAI,RATHBUN LAKE,PRAIRIE RIDGE RATHBUN LAKE,RATHBUN LAKE Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview Prairie Ridge Park is located 6 miles, SW of the Jct of Iowa Highway 5 and J18 at Moravia. Awesome Sunsets- No Extra Charge! Rathbun’s off-the-beaten path park offers unique opportunities for lover’s of the outdoors. Nestled between Buck Creek and Honey Creek, the high ridge offers wonderful vistas of the lake while surrounded by Iowa’s Natural and enhanced prairie life community, with woodland draws and timbered hillsides. Recreation Prairie Ridge

SANDPIPER RECREATION AREA, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions Physical Address: 7101 NW Polk City Drive Polk City, IA 50226 From I-35, take Exit 92 and go east on First Street approximately 5 miles to HWY 415. Turn right (north) and travel approximately 3 miles to recreation area on the right. Phone 515-276-4656 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Keywords SANDPIPER RECREATION AREA (IA) Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview Sandpiper Recreation Area is a day-use facility located on the 26,000-acre Saylorville Lake Project, which stretches over 50 miles up the Des Moines River Valley. The lake provides a wide variety of recreational activities, including boating, swimming, fishing, hiking and hunting. Recreation Visitors come to Saylorville Lake for its great boating, sailing, water skiing, windsurfing and swimming opportunities. Anglers fish for walleye, wiper, largemouth bass, catfish, crappie and northern pike. The paved Neal Smith Trail winds 24 miles

SANDY BEACH CAMP, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From Interstate 380 (Shueyville, Iowa) take Exit 10 towards Shueyville. Travel east on 120th St. NW for 1.2 miles. At the stop sign, turn right onto NE Curtis Bridge Rd. Travel south on NE Curtis Bridge Rd for 1.1 miles. Turn left onto Sandy Beach Rd. NE and travel east for 1.9 miles. The entrance to Sandy Beach Campground will be located on the right side of the road. From Highway 1 (Solon, Iowa) turn onto Hwy 382 NE/E Main St at the stop light. Travel on Hwy 382 NE for 2.6 miles. At the traffic circle, turn left onto Ely Rd. NE. Travel on Ely Rd. NE for 1 mile. Turn left onto 140th St. NE and travel west for 2.0 miles. 140th St. NE will become Sandy Beach Rd. NE. Continue traveling on Sandy Beach Rd. NE for 1.7 miles. The entrance to the Sandy Beach Campground

SHADY CREEK, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From Davenport, Iowa, drive west on Highway 22 about 17 miles and turn at the Shady Creek sign. Phone 563-419-0857 Activities BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, DAY USE AREA Keywords SHAD,MISSISSIPPI RV. RI Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Tourism Iowa State Road Conditions Overview Shady Creek Campground is a 22-acre park where campers enjoy getaways on the banks of the Mississippi River. A nature trail, shore fishing and fantastic bird watching are offered at Shady Creek. Recreation The Mississippi River draws many anglers annually. The most popular fish species is the channel catfish; bluegill, walleye and northern pike are also found in the river. Picnicking and playing horseshoes is a popular activity in the park. Facilities The park’s campsites contain 50-amp electric hookups, campfire rings and picnic tables. Flush toilets and showers are provided. A boat ramp and playground are on-site. Natural Features The park has

SOUTH OVERLOOK (IA), Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions 1105 North HWY T15 Knoxville, Iowa 50138 From Pella, Iowa, follow county road T-15 southwest for 4 miles, then follow signs to South Overlook. Phone 641-828-7522 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, HUNTING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Keywords Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview South Overlook is located on Lake Red Rock, Iowa’s largest lake. It is just 10 miles from Pella, known for its Dutch heritage, and 15 miles from Knoxville, the Sprint car capital of the world. Visitors enjoy boating, fishing, hiking, biking and viewing wildlife. For more information regarding the Army Corps of Engineers and the Lake Red Rock Project, click here:Lake Red Rock Website For a virtual tour of the area, click here:Lake Red Rock – Virtual Tour  Recreation Lake Red Rock offers excellent boating, water skiing and swimming opportunities. Miles of water trails for kayakers and canoeists are designated

Sugar Bottom Day Use Area, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From Interstate 380 (North Liberty, Iowa), take Exit 4 towards North Liberty. Travel East on W. Penn St. for 2.2 miles. At the four way stop sign, turn left onto N. Front St./Mehaffey Bridge Road NE. Continue traveling on Mehaffey Bridge Rd. NE for 2.9 miles. Right after crossing the Mehaffey Bridge, take a right hand turn onto the Sugar Bottom Campground Access Rd. Continue on the Sugar Bottom Campground Access Rd. for 1.1 miles. The entrance to the Sugar Bottom Day Use Area will be on the left. From Highway 1 (Solon, Iowa), turn west onto 180th St. NE/E 5th St. Travel west on180th St. NE for 2.3 miles, the road will then become Mehaffey Bridge Rd. NE. Continue traveling on Mehaffey Bridge Rd. NE for 2.4 miles. Right before the Mehaffey Bridge, take a left hand turn onto the Sugar Bottom Campground Access Rd. Continue on the

SUGAR BOTTOM, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From Interstate 380 (North Liberty, Iowa), take Exit 4 towards North Liberty. Travel east on W. Penn St. for 2.2 miles. At the four way stop sign, turn left onto N. Front St./Mehaffey Bridge Rd. NE. Continue traveling on Mehaffey Bridge Rd. NE for 2.9 miles. Right after crossing the Mehaffey Bridge, take a right hand turn onto the Sugar Bottom Campground Access Rd. Continue on the Sugar Bottom Campground Access Rd. for 1.1 miles. The entrance to the Sugar Bottom Campground is straight ahead. From Highway 1 (Solon, IA), turn west onto 180th St. NE/E 5th St. Travel west on 180th St. NE for 2.3 miles, the road will then become Mehaffey Bridge Rd. NE. Continue traveling on Mehaffey Bridge Rd. NE for 2.4 miles. Right before the Mehaffey Bridge, take a left hand turn onto the Sugar Bottom Campground Access Rd. Continue on the Sugar Bottom Campground

TAILWATER EAST CAMPGROUND, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From Interstate 80 (Iowa City, Iowa), take Exit 244 towards Dubuque St./North Liberty. Travel north on Dubuque St. for 3 miles and turn right onto West Overlook Rd. NE. Travel on West Overlook Rd. NE for 1.1 miles. At the second stop sign, turn right onto Prairie Du Chien Rd. NE. Travel est on Prairie Du Chien Rd. NE for 0.7 miles, across the Coralville Lake Dam. The entrance to the Tailwater East Campground will be located on the right side of the road. From Interstate 380 (North Liberty, Iowa), take Exit 4 towards North Liberty. Travel east on W. Penn St. for 2 miles and turn right onto N. Dubuque St. Travel south on N. Dubuque St. for 1.9 miles, at the traffic circle, continue straight onto Dubuque St. NE. Continue traveling south on Dubuque St. NE for 1.9 miles. Turn left onto West Overlook Rd. NE and

TAILWATER WEST CAMPGROUND, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From Interstate 80 (Iowa City, Iowa), take Exit 244 towards Dubuque St./North Liberty. Travel north on Dubuque St. for 3 miles and turn right onto West Overlook Rd. NE. Travel on West Overlook Rd. NE for 1.1 miles. At the second stop sign, turn right onto Prairie Du Chien Rd. NE. Travel east on Prairie Du Chien Rd. NE for 0.2 miles. The entrance to the Tailwater West Campground will be located on the right side of the road. From Interstate 380 (North Liberty, IA) take Exit 4 towards North Liberty. Travel east on W. Penn St. for 2 miles and turn right onto N. Dubuque St. Travel south on N. Dubuque St. for 1.9 miles, at the traffic circle, continue straight onto Dubuque St. NE. Continue traveling south on Dubuque St. NE for 1.9 miles. Turn left onto West Overlook Rd. NE and travel east for 1.1 miles.

Tailwater West Day Use Area, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions From Interstate 80 (Iowa City, Iowa), take Exit 244 towards Dubuque St./North Liberty. Travel north on Dubuque St. for 3 miles and turn right onto West Overlook Rd. NE. Travel on West Overlook Rd. NE for 1.1 miles. At the second stop sign, turn right onto Prairie Du Chien Rd. NE. Travel east on Prairie Du Chien Rd. NE for 0.2 miles. The entrance to the Tailwater West Day Use Area will be located on the right side of the road. From Interstate 380 (North Liberty, Iowa), take Exit 4 towards North Liberty. Travel east on W. Penn St. for 2 miles and turn right onto N. Dubuque St. for 1.9 miles, at the traffic circle, continue straight onto Dubuque St. NE. Continue traveling south on Dubuque St. NE for 1.9 miles. Turn left onto West Overlook Rd. NE and travel east for 1.1 miles. At the second stop

WALLASHUCK, Iowa Campground Images, Info & Reservations

Directions 890 190th Ave Pella, Iowa 50219 Take County Highway G-28 4 miles west of Pella, then go 0.8 miles south on 190th Avenue. Phone 641-828-7522 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, VISITOR CENTER Keywords WALA,LAKE RED ROCK Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview Wallashuck Campground is located on Lake Red Rock, Iowas largest lake. It is just 10 minutes from Pella, known for its Dutch heritage, and 15 minutes from Knoxville, the Sprint car capital of the world. Visitors enjoy boating, fishing, hiking, biking and viewing wildlife. For more information regarding the Army Corps of Engineers and the Lake Red Rock Project, click here:Lake Red Rock Website  For a virtual tour of Lake Red Rock, click here:Lake Red Rock – Virtual Tour  Recreation Lake Red Rock offers excellent boating, water skiing and swimming opportunities. Miles of water trails for kayakers

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Directions Use address 9125 NW Beave Drive, Johnston IA 50131. From I-35/80 north of Des Moines, take Johnston/Saylorville Lake Exit (131). Go north on Merle Hay Rd for 2.7 miles, then turn left onto NW Beaver Drive for 3.1 miles. Recreation area is 0.3 miles ahead on the right. Phone 515-276-4656 Activities BIKING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, WILDLIFE VIEWING Keywords WALNUT RIDGE RECREATION AREA (IA) Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview Walnut Ridge Recreation Area is a day-use facility located on the 26,000-acre Saylorville Lake Project, which stretches over 50 miles up the Des Moines River Valley. The lake provides a wide variety of recreational activities, including boating, swimming, fishing, hiking and hunting. Recreation The 18-hole Walnut Ridge Disc Golf Course runs throughout the recreation area. The beautifully manicured course contains both open and wooded fairways with blind pins and tunnel shots.

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Directions From Interstate 80 (Iowa City, IA) take Exit 244 towards Dubuque St./North Liberty. Travel north on Dubuque St. for 3 miles and turn right onto West Overlook Rd. NE. Travel on West Overlook Rd. NE for 1.1 miles. At the stop sign take a slight left turn. The entrance to the West Overlook Campground will be located straight ahead. From Interstate 380 (North Liberty, IA) take Exit 4 towards North Liberty. Travel east on W. Penn St. for 2 miles and turn right onto N Dubuque St. Travel south on N Dubuque St. for 1.9 miles, at the traffic circle, continue straight onto Dubuque St NE. Continue traveling south on Dubuque St. NE for 1.8 miles. Turn left onto West Overlook Rd. NE and travel east for 1.1 miles. At the stop sign take a slight left turn. The entrance to the West Overlook Campground will be located straight

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Directions 971 Highway S71 Knoxville, Iowa 50138 From Knoxville, take County Highway T-15 northeast for 8 miles. Turn north onto County Highway S-71 and continue 2 miles, following signs to the campground. Phone 641-828-7522 Activities BIKING, BOATING, CAMPING, FISHING, HIKING, VISITOR CENTER, WILDLIFE VIEWING, DAY USE AREA, SWIMMING SITE Keywords WHIB,LAKE RED ROCK Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview Whitebreast Camp is located on Lake Red Rock, Iowa’s largest lake. It is just 10 minutes from Pella, known for its Dutch heritage, and 15 minutes from Knoxville, the Sprint car capital of the world. Visitors enjoy boating, fishing, hiking, biking and viewing wildlife. For more information regarding the Army Corps of Engineers and the Lake Red Rock Project, click here:Lake Red Rock Website For a virtual tour of the area, click here:Lake Red Rock – Virtual Tour  Recreation Lake Red Rock

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Directions 971 Hwy S71 Knoxville, IA 50138 From Knoxville, take County Highway T-15 northeast for 8 miles. Turn north onto County Highway S-71 and continue 2 miles, following signs to the campground. From Pella, take County Highway T-15 southwest for 7 miles. Turn north onto County Highway S-71 and continue 2 miles, following signs to the campground. Shelter is located at the back of the campground. Phone (641)828-7522 Activities BOATING, FISHING, WILDLIFE VIEWING, DAY USE AREA, BIRDING Keywords Related Link(s) Rec Area Info & Images Iowa State Road Conditions Iowa State Tourism Overview Whitebreast Point Shelter is a day use facility located within Whitebreast Campground. The shelter is located on Lake Red Rock, Iowa’s largest lake. It is just 10 minutes from Pella, known for its Dutch heritage, and 15 minutes from Knoxville, the Sprint car capital of the world. Visitors to the area enjoy boating, fishing, hiking, biking and