Buffalo Creek Area

Trails wind through the woodlands, small ponds and Buffalo Creek. Wood ducks, Canada geese and numerous amphibians call these wetlands home. Deer, raccoon and other small mammals frequent the surrounding 80 acres of forest.  Primitive camping is available for $10 per night.


The park is located just east of the town of Winthrop.

2862 220th St., Winthrop, IA 50682


- Stream Fishing
- Hunting
- Hiking Trails
- Nature Appreciation
- Picnicking
- Shelter with electricity
- Fire Pits
- Primitive Camping ($10 per night)
- Vault Toilets

View an aerial map of the boundaries of the property

Operating Hours & Seasons

Open year-round from 6:00 am to 10:30 pm.

The park is open to walk-in access only October 1st - April 14th.

BCCB Rules and Regulations