Big Creek State Park, Iowa


Reservable Park Shelters

Shelter General Rules


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Park Type Quantity Capacity Cost each Availability ADA
Big Creek beach cabanas 9 10 $15.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Big Creek large open shelter 3 180 $75.00 May 1-Sept 30 Y
Big Creek open shelter 10 50-100 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Black Hawk open shelter 5, 1 NR 15-75 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 3
Brushy Creek beach cabanas 4 10 $15.00 May 1-Sept 30 Y
Brushy Creek large open shelter 1 140 $75.00 May 1-Sept 30 Y
Brushy Creek open shelter 2 50, 75 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 Y
Clear Lake open shelter 2 50 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 1
Dolliver open shelter 1 100 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Elinor Bedell open shelter w/Kitchenette 1 125 $75.00 May 1-Sept 30 Y
Emerson Bay open shelter 1 50 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 Y
Fort Defiance open shelter 1 NR 75 NR May 1-Sept 30 N
Gull Point open shelter 3, 1 NR 75-125 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 2
Ledges open shelter 2 50,125 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 Y
Lewis and Clark open shelter 2 NR 35, 50 NR May 1-Sept 30 N
McIntosh Woods open shelter 2 50, 75 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 Y
Okamanpedan open shelter 2 NR 40 NR May 1-Sept 30 N
Pikes Point open shelter 1 50 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Pilot Knob open shelter 2 50 $25.00 April 1- Oct 31 Y
Pilot Knob warming shelter 1 35 $30.00 Dec 1-Feb 28 N
Prairie Rose open shelter 2 75,125 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Rice Lake open shelter 1 50 $25.00 April 1-Oct 31 Y
Springbrook beach house open shelter 1 50 $40.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Springbrook open shelter 1 100 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 Y
Stone open shelter 3 75 $25.00 May 1-Oct 15 1
Templar open shelter 3, 1 NR 40-100 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 Y
Trapper’s Bay open shelter 1 NR 50 NR May 1-Sept 30 N
Twin Lakes open shelter 1 NR 75 NR May 1-Sept 30 N

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Park Type Quantity Capacity Cost each Availability ADA
Backbone open shelter 5 50-75 $25.00 May 1-Oct. 15 N
Beed’s Lake open shelter 2, 1 NR 50 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 Y
Bellevue open shelter 5 75-100 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 2
George Wyth open shelter 4 50-100 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 3
Lake Macbride open shelter 4 50-75 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Maquoketa Caves open shelter 2 75 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Palisades- Kepler open shelter 2 50 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Pikes Peak open shelter 1 75 $25.00 May 1- Oct 31 Y
Pine Lake beach house open shelter 1 125 $40.00 May 1-Sept 30 Y
Pine Lake open shelter 3 50-75 $25.00 May 1- Oct 15 N
Pleasant Creek open shelter 2 75 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Rock Creek open shelter 2, 1 NR 50, 75 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Union Grove open shelter 1 50 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 Y
Volga open shelter 1 75 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 Y
Wapsipinicon open shelter 2 75 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 N

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Park Type Quantity Capacity Cost each Availability ADA
Green Valley open shelter 2 100 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 1
Lake Anita open shelter 8 75-100 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 1
Lake Manawa open shelter w/Kitchenette 1 100 $75.00 May 1-Sept 30 Y
Lake Manawa open shelter 5 50-75 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 1
Lake of Three Fires open shelter 2 75 $25.00 May 15- Sept 30 N
Viking Lake open shelter w/Kitchenette 1 125 $75.00 May 1-Sept 30 Y
Viking Lake open shelter 2 50, 100 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 1
Waubonsie open shelter 1 75 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Wilson Island open shelter 2 55, 90 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 N

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Park Type Quantity Capacity Cost each Availability ADA
Elk Rock open shelter 1 25 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Geode open shelter w/Kitchenette 1 75 $75.00 May 1-Sept 30 Y
Geode open shelter 4 75-100 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Honey Creek open shelter 2 50 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Lacey-Keosauqua open shelter 2 75, 100 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Lake Ahquabi beach house open shelter 1 75 $40.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Lake Ahquabi open shelter 1 50 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Lake Darling open shelter 2 100, 150 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 1
Lake Keomah open shelter 2 50 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 N
Lake Wapello beach house open shelter 1 50 $40.00 May 1-Sept 15 N
Lake Wapello open shelter 2 50 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 1
Nine Eagles open shelter 3 25-125 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 2
Red Haw open shelter 5 50-125 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 1
Wildcat Den open shelter 2 75, 100 $25.00 May 1-Sept 30 1