Swiss Valley Campground


Offers 62 wooded acres along the meandering course of spring-fed Catfish Creek which is stocked with trout by the Iowa DNR each year. (Click HERE for the Northeast Iowa Trout Stream Stocking Report ) The campground contains shaded picnic areas, a playground, sports fields, modern restroom facilities, an enclosed pavilion, and much more. The campground pavilion is available to rent by calling the Resident Ranger at 588-8041.  Winter camping is allowed at Swiss Valley.  The Swiss Valley Nature Preserve and Center is located one mile from the park and offers additional trout fishing, hiking, cross-country skiing on groomed trails, and a visitor center with interpretive displays.

Only 30% of  the campsites at Swiss Valley campground can be reserved online.  The other 70% are first come, first served.  Campsites used for reservations that are not reserved can be used on a first come, first served basis.  A list of campsites that are reserved will be posted in the campground kiosk and yellow tags displayed on the site.





PARK CONTACT INFORMATION
Swiss Valley Campground
9483 Whitetop Road
Peosta, Iowa 52068
PHONE:  (563) 588-8041 or (563) 556-6745



Location

From Dubuque, IA via Hwy. 20 West: follow Hwy. 20 West 8 miles to Swiss Valley Road (County Rd.D33). Turn left (SE) on Swiss Valley Road  4 1/2 miles to Whitetop Road then left (North) on Whitetop Road 1/2 mile to Campground.
From Dubuque, IA via Hwy. 151 South: Follow Hwy. 151 South for 6 3/4 miles to Military Road (State Hwy. 963) and turn right (NE). Follow Military Road 1 mile to Swiss Valley Road (County Rd. D33). Turn left (E) on Swiss Valley Road 1 mile to Whitetop Road and turn right (N). Follow Whitetop Road 1/2 mile to Campground entrance. 
Google Map Location

Swiss Valley Park

9483 Whitetop Road

Peosta, IA 52068

 



Operating Hours & Seasons

Operating Hours are from 6:30 am until 10:30 pm year-round.  (Winter camping reminder:  water hookups will not be available during winter months and it is recommended to call ahead for more details.