Gypsum City OHV Park



The Gypsum City OHV Park is located on the southeast corner of Fort Dodge. The park is approximately 800 acres in size and includes 60 miles of trails for use by ATV's, side by sides and off-road motorcycles. The park also includes a 1.5 mile motocross track, a .4 mile kids' track, and a beginner circle track. Trails within the park range from open prairie for novice riders to heavily timbered areas for more advanced riders and include water crossings and mudding areas. Trail head signs within the park will indicate what machines are allowed on certain trails.

Construction Update....


Improvements to ​Park
Areas of ​the park have been closed and re-routed for the last couple of years to improve the riding experience and will continue throughout the year.  An informational kiosk is located in the parking lot and at each phase entrance to help riders navigate the park. 

Campground
Construction of a 33-site campground is nearly complete. Some camping sites will be made reservable and others will be on a first come basis.  The campground will offer both full-hook up and electric sites. Site amenities will include water, electricity, sewer, picnic table, and grill. A mens and womens shower/restroom, informational kiosk and park office will also be on-site.  The anticipated opening date is May of 2017. Please refer to this webpage for updates.

Location


Gypsum City OHV Park
2390 Mill Road
Fort Dodge, IA 50501

Gypsum City OHV Park is located 2 miles southeast of Fort Dodge, Iowa.  To get to the park from U.S. Highway 20 take exit 124 North (P59).  Go West on Mill Road, the park entrance will be on your left. 

Features


Current amenities at the park include an open shelter with picnic tables and grill, men and women’s restroom, 1.5 mile MX track, youth track, circle track, fishing ponds, and 60 miles of trail accommodating ATV’s, motorcycles, and side by sides. 

Operating Hours & Seasons


The Gypsum City OHV Park is open year around and the hours of operation are from sunrise to sunset.   The park or phases of the park may be closed due to weather conditions or maintenance activity, please check the IDNR website for the most current status.  Be sure to check the current and future weather conditions for the area before making plans.

Closures

For current park status please visit the Iowa Department of Natural Resources Park Closure webpage at http://www.iowadnr.gov/Things-to-Do/Off-Highway-Vehicles/OHV-Parks-and-Rules/OHV-Park-Closures