Welcome to Linn County Conservation!
Website navigation: The orange menu bar directly above explores Linn County specific park and facilities. The brown menu bar navigates for parks and facilities statewide.
The Linn County Conservation Board owns and manages 27 areas throughout the county for the benefit of the public. Linn County Conservation Department offers parks, natural areas, preserves, historic sites, wetlands, an observatory and many educational and recreational opportunities.
Camping Availability & Updates - CLICK HERE
Buffalo Creek Dam Mitigation Project
The Linn County Conservation Board is
evaluating alternatives for mitigating the Buffalo Creek dam in Coggon, Iowa.
The dam currently has safety and
environmental issues which need to be addressed. As the project progresses, updates will be available HERE.
Register Your Kids for Summer Camps at Wickiup
The naturalists at Wickiup Hill Learning Center are excited to offer eight summer camps in 2014 and six archery day camps. Learn how to be a naturalist, survive in the wild, build a fairy house or carve a walking stick! Check out our brochure for this year’s outdoor adventures - Wickiup’s Summer Camps 2014
Matsell Bridge Shooting Range
Looking to Register for a Matsell Bridge Shooting Range Annual Permit?
You found the right place! Click the button below.
To read more about the Shooting Range click HERE.
Contact Linn County Conservation
Mailing Address of Headquarters
Linn County Conservation
10260 Morris Hills Road
Toddville, IA 52341
Make all checks payable to Linn County Treasurer
Activities in Linn CountyVisitors to Linn County parks enjoy many aspects of outdoor recreation! From primitive camping to modern cabins; trails for people and pets (including horses!); water activities ranging from a canoe concession to fishing access; and educational programs at Wickiup Hill Learning Center or the Eastern Iowa Observatory. There is so much more to do in Linn County, so start now - it's yours to explore, naturally!
Facilities in Linn CountyMajor recreation areas within the Linn County system include Pinicon Ridge Park, Morgan Creek Park, Squaw Creek Park, Wickiup Hill Learning Area and the historic Matsell Bridge Natural Area. In addition, the numerous natural areas and preserves provide great outlets for recreation outdoors!
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