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Thank you for visiting Harrison County Parks!

 

Harrison County Conservation Board is located in the beautiful Loess Hills of western Iowa! There are 18 areas with over 1,800 acres for outdoor recreation like camping, fishing, hunting, hiking, wildlife watching, picnicking and boating. We’re just an hour from Omaha and surrounding attractions including the Harrison County Historical Village and Iowa Welcome Center, Loess Hills State Forest and DeSoto National Wildlife Refuge. There’s something for everyone!

 

Discover. Learn. Enjoy.
 
Harrison County Conservation Board
Willow Lake Recreation Area
2725 Easton Trail
Woodbine, Iowa 51579

 

Office Hours: Monday-Friday 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Closed Holidays
712-647-2785
hccb@harrisoncountyparks.org
HCCB on Facebook

Activities in Harrison County

Nestled in the rolling Loess Hills, Harrison County Conservation Board park and wildlife areas offer many outdoor recreational opportunities. Click on the park or activities tab to start your adventure!

 

Bring the family to camp for the weekend at either the Willow Lake Recreation Area near Woodbine or Schaben Park near Dunlap. At this time, we do not take reservations for camping-first come, first serve basis. If you're looking for something more like a "home away from home," we also have rental cabins at Willow Lake. Click on the cabins tab to learn more or to make a reservation.

The Harrison County Historical Village and Iowa Welcome Center located near Missouri Valley takes you back in time with a log cabin, one room school, museum with Native American artifacts and agricultural displays and the Lincoln Highway. Click on the Iowa Welcome Center tab for more information.


Conservation education programs are offered throughout the year for schools, public programs, youth groups and community organizations. The Nature Encounter Center at Willow Lake has natural history displays and live animals like turtles and snakes. Click on the nature center tab to explore the opportunities!

Facilities in Harrison County

Facilities available for use in Harrison County Conservation Board park and wildlife areas include campgrounds, shower houses, rental cabins, boat ramps, picnic shelters, playgrounds, trails, beach, museum/welcome center and a nature center.

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Parks in Harrison County

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Gee-Hruska Wetland Area Harrison 1496 Larpenteur Memorial Road
Little SiouxIA51545 Map Location
Gleason-Hubel Wildlife Area Harrison 1434 Larpenteur Memorial Rd.
Little SiouxIA51545 Map Location
Harrison County Historical Village Welcome Center Harrison 2931 Monroe Ave.
Missouri ValleyIA51555 Map Location
Horseshoe Lake Wetland Area Harrison 1292 260th Street
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Missouri Bottoms Wetland Area Harrison 2837 Isles Ave.
Missouri ValleyIA51555 Map Location
Murray Hill Scenic Overlook Harrison 1634 Easton Trail
Little SiouxIA51545 Map Location
Nolan Wetland Area Harrison 1937 250th Street
ModaleIA51556 Map Location
O Day Wetland Area Harrison 1496 Larpenteur Memorial Rd.
Little SiouxIA51545 Map Location
Old Town Conservation Area Harrison 2317 Mesa Place
Missouri ValleyIA51555 Map Location
Remington Boat Launch Harrison 985 222nd St.
MondaminIA51556 Map Location
Roadside Rest Area Harrison 2417 290th Street
Missouri ValleyIA51555 Map Location
Ruffcorn Wildlife Area Harrison 1733 Eden Ave.
MondaminIA51557 Map Location
Sawmill Hollow Wildlife Area Harrison 2076 Kennedy Ave.
Missouri ValleyIA51555 Map Location
Schaben Park Harrison 3345 141st Lane
WoodbineIA51529 Map Location
Schley Park Harrison 3921 296th Street
PersiaIA51563 Map Location
Sioux Dam Wildlife Area Harrison 1001 Larpenteur Memorial Rd.
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Vaile Wetland Nature Area Harrison 2598 Hamlin St.
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Willow Lake Recreation Area Harrison 2725 Easton Trail
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