Willow Lake Recreation Area

Willow Lake beach
Willow Lake beach
Willow Lake
Playground at Willow Lake
Large Shelter at Willow Lake

Campground at Willow Lake
King Deluxe Cabin

Willow Lake Recreation Area consists of a 27-acre fishing lake with boat ramp access, fishing jetties, handicap fishing pier, 6 miles of prairie and woodland trails, campground with electricity, water and shower houses with restrooms (open April 1st through October 31st). There are also six rental cabins available-click on the facilities link on the left for more information or to make a reservation.

Location

This 220-acre multi-use area is located 6 miles west of Woodbine, Iowa, on Easton Trail.

Features

Recreational opportunities such as a swimming beach, fishing lake, hiking trails, picnic shelter houses and a playground are provided at Willow Lake. There is also a Nature Encounter Center with habitat displays and live animals. This park is a convenient get-away in the heart of the Loess Hills.

Closures

Park gate is closed to vehicles January 31st to April 1st, walk in only.