Parks, Camping, and Hunting


Mormon Trail Lake & Park: 1 1⁄2 miles east of Bridgewater. Follow signs south from Hwy 92.

Rex Sullivan Wildlife Area: 1453 330th Street, 8 miles southeast of Bridgewater.

Lake Orient Recreation Area: Just west of Orient on Hwy 25.

Cornell Wildlife Area: 1 mile east and 1 mile north of Adair.

Hoskins Wildlife Area: 2009 Adair-Adams Street, 6 miles southwest of Orient.

Meadow Lake: 13 miles northeast of Greenfield on Hwy 25.

Jensen-Butler Wildlife Area: 9 miles southeast of Stuart at the corner of Trenton Avenue and 200th Street.

Lake Greenfield – Nodaway Lake – Ken Sidey Nature Area: A multi-park complex just southwest of Greenfield.

Wright Timber Wildlife Area: 3202 190th Street, 9 miles south and 3 miles east of Stuart.

Middle River Forest Area: 3234 200th Street, 10 miles southeast of Stuart and 13 miles northeast of Greenfield.

Middle River Water Trail: Begins in the Middle River Forest Area in northeastern Adair County and ends at the historic Holliwell Covered Bridge in Madison County.

For more information on Adair County Lakes and Parks: 641-743-6450


Grade Lake Park: Lake Shore Drive.

Little Indian Park: Corner of Temple and Jackson Street.

Q-Pond Park and Walking Trail: West Clay Street walking trail connects to East Lake Park.

Seminole Park: Country Club Drive.

Warren Family Park: Warren Avenue and Truman Road.

Hopeville Square Park: Hopeville, Iowa.

Mallory Park: Murray, Iowa.

East Lake Park: Located 1 mile east of Osceola on Hwy. 34.

Liberty Park: U.S. Hwy 69 north of Osceola, 2905 Walker St. Liberty, Iowa.

Coyote Canyon Wildlife Area: Located 9 miles northwest of Osceola, directional signs from County Road R35 and Pacific Street to 180th Ave.

Green Pine Wildlife Area: Located 8 1⁄2 miles northeast of Osceola on county road R50.

Turkey Ridge Wildlife Area: 5 miles south of Osceola on U.S. Highway 69, then 2 miles east on county road H45, and 3⁄4 miles south on 250th Avenue.

Stephens State Forest: West on Hwy. 34, Woodburn, Iowa.

Lakeside Casino: I-35 Exit 34 West, Osceola.

Clarke County Fairgrounds: 2070 Hwy. 34 West, Osceola

Revelton Distilling Company “Harvest Hosts”: I-35 Exit 34 East, Osceola.

West Lake and Marina: I-35 Exit 34 West, Osceola.


Fife’s Grove Park: 2 miles north on West Street, Mount Ayr. 641-464-2787

Fogle Park Recreation Area: Northwest edge of Diagonal. 641-734-5491

Kokesh Recreational Area: 1 mile south of Diagonal. 641-464-2787

Poe Hollow Park: Hwy. 2 East, Mount Ayr. 641-464-2787

Liberty Lake: 2173 State Hwy. 169, Mount Ayr. 641-464-2787


City Parks: Bedford, Blockton, Clearfield, Conway, Gravity, Lenox, New Market, Sharpsburg

3 Lake Camp Ground: Lake Shore Dr., SE of Golf Course. Lenox Municipal Utilities, 641-333-2550.

LaDoga LaBlanche Orchards: Jct of Hwy. 2 and Garden Ave, Bedford, 712-303-7766 www.littleredschool |

Lake of 3 Fires State Park: 2303 The Lake Road, Bedford. Park Ranger: 712-523-2700

Sand’s Timber Recreation: Co. Road J55, Blockton. West of Yellowstone Ave.

Windmill Lake: East of New Market.

Wilson’s Lake: South & east of Lenox managed by Taylor Co. Conservation Board.


12 Mile Lake: 4 miles east of Creston, 641-347-5100.

Afton City Park: On the square, Afton.

Arispe Roadside Park: Hwy. 169

Cedar Park: 1937 190th St., Creston

Country Court Mobile Home & RV Court: 1804 Virginia Ln., Creston. 1-800-398-9646.

Garfield Park: West of Afton, 641-347-5100.

Green Valley State Park: 641-782-5131.

Groesbeck Wildlife Area: NE of Afton.

Lorimor City Park: west edge of Lorimor.

McKinley Park & McKinley Park Campground: West side of Creston. 541-782-2000 ext. 208

Rainbow Park: 500 block of S. Vine & S. Birch, Creston.

Talmage Hill Nature Park: 4 miles east of Afton.

Thayer Lake: 1 mile west of Thayer.

Three-Mile Lake & Recreation Area: 641-347-5100

Valley View RV Park: 1246 Green Valley Rd., Creston 641-782-0567