Hannen Lake Park

Hannen Lake
Hannen Lake
picnic area
View of lake
Shelter

Campig along lake
Cabin
Fishing pier
Campers

Solitude
Hillside Restoration
Lake view at Hannen
Orchids in bloom


Hannen Park:



Located in beautiful southern Benton County (Southwest of Blairstown), Hannen Park is a wonderful get-away to spend a day fishing and swimming or an ideal location for your next vacation. Nestled on 180 acres, Hannen Park is surrounded by a 50 acre lake, and is recognized as the first county conservation built (man-made) lake in the state of Iowa.



Recently acquired adjacent property:
BCCB recently acquired 40 adjacent acres to Hannen Park through a generous donation and a grant from the Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation,



RV Friendly Campground!  Easy access and large footprint.

Location

Hannen Park

1949 Benton Iowa Rd

Blairstown, IA 52209

(319) 454-6382



Find us in East-Central Iowa:



From Cedar Rapids: ~30 miles W

From Des Moines: ~55 miles E

US-30: ~8 miles S (near Blairstown)

I-80: ~12 miles N

Features

Hannen Park:



  • 180 acre park (rolling hills, tree-lined trails, and prairie and wetland restoration projects in progress)
  • 96 Campsites (with electric)
  • Shower facilities (hot/cold water)
  • Rustic Cabin
  • 50 acre fishing/boating lake
  • Boat ramp
  • Fishing (Iowa DNR color contour map of Hannen Lake (pdf): Map)
  • Fishing piers and jetties (shoreline fishing) - piers are ADA accessible.
  • Swimming beach (no lifeguard on duty)
  • Picnic areas
  • Shelters
Iowa DNR Fish & Fishing webpage: DNR Link



Park Ranger - Logan Hahn