Rodgers Park

This beautiful 207 acre park is located in northern Benton County. It offers 

spectacular opportunities for camping, swimming, kayaking, boating, fishing, 

and hiking. Located right outside of Vinton, it is easy to come spend an 

afternoon fishing or hiking at this area.

The camping areas overlook the 21 acre lake and offer perfect summer sunset 

views. Rodgers Park offers an enclosed shelter, open air shelter, grilling garden, 

shower house, boat ramp, kayak launch, beach area, and playgrounds.



2113 57th Street Trail
Vinton, IA 52349-9434

Accessible by gravel only.

Park Map


  • 207 acres
  • 52 electrical campsites
  • 5 non-electric campsites
  • Shower house
  • 21 acre lake
  • Swimming beach
  • Fishing piers (ADA accessible fishing piers)
  • Fishing (Iowa DNR color contour map of Rodgers Lake (pdf): MAP
  • Boat ramp (electric or non-motorized)
  • Picnic areas
  • Grilling Garden
  • Playground
  • Enclosed and open shelter facilities
  • Over 5 miles of quiet hiking trails
DNR Fish & Fishing Webpage for Rodgers Park: DNR Link

Operating Hours & Seasons

Park Hours: 6 am - 10 pm

Camping: Mid April - End of October  

Closed to Camping: November - Mid April 

All sites are first come first serve and self-register at the kiosk within 1-hour of arrival.