What does it cost to camp at Lake Iowa Park?
May 1st – September 30th = $16/night electric, $10/night tent
October 1st – April 30th = $10/night electric, $7/night tent
Can I reserve a campsite at Lake Iowa Park?
Unfortunately we cannot accept reservations. You can come up to 2 weeks in advance to save your spot by parking an RV or erecting a tent, but you must pay for the site each night it is set up.
Is there a limit on how long we can stay at the campground?
Yes, you can stay a maximum of 14 out of 21 nights in the campground.
What fish do you have at Lake Iowa?
- Largemouth bass
- Channel and flathead catfish
- Grass carp
- Redear sunfish
Where are the closest places to Lake Iowa Park to buy a fishing license?
- Ladora Stora, Ladora, IA
- Brown’s Hardware, Marengo, IA
- Ace Hardware, Williamsburg, IA
Is there a restriction on boat motors on Lake Iowa?
No, there is not. However, it is a “no-wake” lake.
Can I buy gift certificates?
Yes, we offer gift certificates for camping at Lake Iowa Park. Each certificate costs $16 and is good for one night of camping at a campsite. Please contact us if you are interested in purchasing gift certificates.
On which of your multi-use properties do you allow public hunting?
- Gunderson Wildlife Area
- Pheasant Ridge Wildlife Area
- English River Wildlife Area
- I-80 Wildlife Area
- Big Bend Conservation
- Butler Timber Reserve
- Bertsler Woods
- Simmons Timber Reserve
- Schlesselman Wildlife Area
How can I work there?
Under Employment, you will see the open position descriptions and find the Iowa County Application.
There is a hurt raptor, who do I call?
Call RARE. RARE seeks to enrich lives by engaging in and promoting responsible stewardship of the environment through education, research, and pro-active efforts to preserve wildlife. Look them up at: http://theraregroup.org/.
To report an injured raptor: Call 319-248-9770. If they are unable to take your call, please leave a message with your name and phone number. They monitor their phone messages and email several times a day, 8AM-6PM.