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Yellow Banks Electric Site 03

6801 SE 32nd Ave.
Pleasant Hill, IA, 50327
Gravel back-in campsite on a loop.  Modern accessible shower/restroom in center of campground with a water hydrant available in front of building.  Playground and trailer dump station located between camp areas #1 & #2. 

Reservations must be made 5 days in advance of the date of reservation. For example to make a Friday reservation, you must reserve the facility no later than Monday of that week.

We have a Limited Refund policy; however, if you need to cancel your reservation you have one opportunity to reschedule. Be sure to read the Facility Contract for details.

Yellow Banks Park offers additional campsites, both electric and non-electric, that are available first come, first serve. 


Yellow Banks Park is located at 6801 SE 32nd Avenue, Pleasant Hill, Iowa.
Campsite is located in the first loop of camp area #1. Maps of the area can be found on our website at http://www.polkcountyiowa.gov/conservation/things-to-do/camping/.


There is a shower house / restroom along with a trash dumpster just a walk away at the center of the camping area.  
Water hydrant is located in camp area in front of the shower house.
Firewood is available for purchase during posted times. Iowans are encouraged not to transport firewood (or other infested materials) across county or state lines. For more information, click on the following link:  INFORMATION

This site provides:
  • 20 amp service
  • 30 amp service
  • 50 amp service
  • In-Ground Fire Ring: Yes
  • ADA Accessible: No
  • Pad Surfacing: Gravel
  • Camp Pad Length:  52 ft.
  • Overall Campsite width: 30 ft. ( includes picnic area)
  • Parking: Back-in only
  • Max. vehicle length: 52 ft.
  • Extra Vehicle Allowed at Site: Yes, if kept on the gravel pad
  • Slide-out Side Limits: None
  • Shade: Partial shade
  • Slope: Level
Dump station
Fire ring
Firewood available
On-site resident host
Pet Friendly
Picnic Table
Shower facilities


Camping Rate: $23.00/per night

PAYABLE ON SITE TO PARK STAFF: Additional Fee for camper with tent or tent with 2nd tent: $5.00/per night

Capacity: 6 persons maximum allowed to camp

Minimum:  weekdays-1 night minimum; weekends -2 night minimum; holiday weekends-3 night minimum

Reservations may be made up to ONE YEAR to date in advance. Campgrounds are closed to vehicular traffic December 1 - March 31; therefore, campsites are not reservable for these dates.

Hours of Operation & Seasons

Summer Hours: 6:30a.m. - 10:30 p.m. (from daylight savings time in the spring until standard time in the fall)
Winter Hours:   Sunrise to Sunset  (from standard time in the fall until daylight savings time in the spring)

Main gate closes at 10:30 p.m. Gates are not locked.

Upon entering park after hours, camper may be stopped by ranger requesting their campsite number and name of the party that registered the site.


  • Each park with camping offers both reservable sites as well as many sites available only on a first-come basis.
  • Water and modern restroom / shower facilities are closed, approximately mid October to mid April.
  • Reservations are not available October 16 through April 14.
  • All reservable campsites become walk-up (first come-first serve) sites October 16 through December 1 and March 31 through April 14.
  • Our gravel roads in camp areas are closed to vehicle traffic December 1  through March 31.


FIREWOOD is available for purchase from campground fee attendant. Iowans are encouraged not to transport firewood (or other infested materials) across county or state lines. For more information, click on the following link:   INFORMATION


We require that you post your camping receipt on site marker provided