Restroom and shower buildings in the park will be closed for the season October 17, 2022. Weather permitting, they will reopen April 14, 2023. Camping remains available in the off-season with pit vault toilets in each of the 3 campgrounds; water hydrants and electricity also remain on. Camping stays remain limited to 14 days followed by vacating a minimum of 72 hours. NEW: hydrants at the full hookup sites will be turned off Dec 1st. You may still fill and dump storage tanks but long term hose hookups will not be allowed when there are consistent freezing temperatures. Depending on weather they will be reopened early March. For camping during the winter months please contact the park office (515) 543 8298 in advance for information on site accessibility. Please call with any other questions.
Docks have been removed for the season on Brushy Creek Lake.
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