Swan Lake State Park Education Center
Swan Lake State Park Education Center
Bison at Swan Lake
Bison at Swan Lake during Winter

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Welcome to the Carroll County Conservation Board Website!

We hope to provide information in this website to help you get to know your county conservation resources.

Our Mission: 
The Carroll County Conservation Board (CCCB) is entrusted to maintain and preserve parks, lakes, timber, streams, wetlands, and other natural resources to provide for outdoor recreation in Carroll County Iowa.

Contact Information: 
Carroll County Conservation
22676 Swan Lake Drive 
Carroll, IA 51401 

PHONE: (712) 792-4614 
FAX: (712) 792-8078

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Jason Christensen, Director                      jason@carrollcountyiowa.org

Matt Wetrich, Naturalist                               matt@carrollcountyiowa.org

Jessie Ludwig, Office Manager                 office@carrollcountyiowa.org

Activities in Carroll County

The CCCB manages 27 areas totaling over 2,700 acres for public use, wildlife habitat, and natural areas. Some popular recreational uses include: picnicking, camping, hunting, fishing, hiking, bicycling, horseback riding, disc golf, kayaking, canoeing and boating. During the winter month's cross-country skiing, snowmobiling and ice fishing are popular.

Facilities in Carroll County

We have several rental facilities available for your family reunion, graduation, wedding, or other special occasion. Additional facilities in the Carroll County park system include: campgrounds (self-registration), camping cabin, enclosed and open shelters, trails, swimming beach, nature center, arboretum, and much more!We do not take reservations for camping, camping is on a first-come, first-serve basis.  Please call 712-792-4614 for shelter, education center, or cabin registrations or with any questions you may have. You may also email Jessie at office@carrollcountyiowa.org for more information. 

Parks in Carroll County

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Bennett Access Carroll 18000 Zephyr Avenue
GliddenIA51443 Map Location
Daniel Davis Timber Carroll 25339 320th Street
DedhamIA51440 Map Location
Dickson Timber Carroll 16249 Velvet Ave
GliddenIA51443 Map Location
Great Western Park Carroll 31203 Birch Ave
ManningIA51455 Map Location
Hazel Brush Wildlife Area Carroll 1498 Granite Avenue
CarrollIA51401 Map Location
Merritt Access Carroll 15678 Velvet Avenue
GliddenIA51443 Map Location
Richey Access Carroll 18009 Apple Avenue
RalstonIA51459 Map Location
Riverside Park Carroll 32907 Walnut St
Coon RapidsIA50058 Map Location
Swan Lake State Park Carroll 22676 Swan Lake Drive
CarrollIA51401 Map Location