The Cherokee County Conservation Board (CCCB) maintains over 1200 acres of parks, wildlife areas, river accesses, preserves and natural resource areas.
The CCCB offers
Two Campgrounds with Modern Amenities
3 Primitive Campgrounds
- 4 Reservable Cabins
Reservable Open Barn
26 Recreational Areas
Wildlife Habitat Areas
5 Miles of Seasonal Equestrian Trails
10 Miles of Foot Trails
Little Sioux River Fishing Accesses
4 Boat/Canoe Ramps
Public Hunting Access
Cherokee County Conservation offers a total of 39 modern campsites & 36 primitive campsites between Silver Sioux Recreation Area and Martin's Access with showers/flush restrooms located in both parks. Larson Lake, Stieneke Access and Ranney Knob offer a wonderful primitive camping experience enjoyable for the entire family.
Martin's Access boasts three 16x22 feet reservable cabin's each with a full restroom and shower, two queen-sized bunk-style beds, kitchenette and outdoor patio area. New in 2014 at Martin's Access is a 30x40 feet cabin that has 3 bedrooms with 6 queen size beds, sectional sofa, full bathroom with ADA shower, and full kitchen with stove, fridge, microwave and dishwasher. The new cabin also has 4 round tables with 24 folding chairs and outside patio with a built-in fire ring and stand up grill. Silver Sioux is home to The Lodge that offers a full restroom with shower, kitchen with a full sized range, 8 full-sized bunk-style beds, serving table with seating for approximately 40 people, and an outdoor patio area with a built in fire ring.
While staying in Cherokee County Parks you can take a scenic hike on over 10 miles of trails and explore the diverse flora and fauna that makes Cherokee County a special place. If you want to take it a little easier saddle up your horse head to Martin's Access to ride on over 5 miles of trails and roads through Oak Savanna, Woodland, and Prairie ecosystems.
For additional information about all services and facilities available in the Cherokee County Conservation system, please contact us via the various connections below:
CHEROKEE COUNTY CONSERVATION:
629 River Road
Cherokee, IA 51012
PHONE: (712) 225-6709
FAX: (712) 225-6707
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Activities in Cherokee County
Cherokee County in northwest Iowa is an ideal destination for hunters and anglers, campers, history buffs, artists and art lovers, canoeists, families and anyone interested in a relaxing and scenic retreat from the daily grind.
Facilities in Cherokee County
Access small Cabin's-
Martin Access Big Cabin-
- Three 16x22 ft modern cabin's for rent
- Private outdoor patio, grill and fire ring.
- Two queen-size bunk style beds
- Restroom with a ADA shower,
- Kitchenette area and a table and benches
- 3 bedrooms with 6 queen size beds
- Private outdoor patio, grill and fire ring
- Restroom with ADA shower
- Full kitchen with stove, fridge, microwave, pots/pans,
dishes and utensils
- Sectional sofa
- Four round tables and 24 folding chairs
- Overnight & Day-Use
- 8 double-size
- Full kitchen
- Restroom & Shower
Wood burning stove
Parks in Cherokee County