Kindlespire Complex- Heissel Addition

Heissel Addition - Sign
Heissel Addition - Sign
Heissel Addition

The Heissel Addition is a 344.7 acre public recreational area which is part of the Kindlespire Complex.  It includes habitat diversity, native prairie plant ecology, high-quality wildlife populations, a historical pioneer era cemetery, and watershed protection opportunities along the Little Sioux River. 

Location

Located in southern Clay county at the Intersection of 250th Avenue and 495th Street.  From Hwy 71, turn east on 500th Street.  This will turn into 245th Avenue then turn east to cross over the bridge on 495th Street.

Features

This new 344.7-acre public recreational area includes habitat diversity, native prairie plant ecology, high-quality wildlife populations, a historical pioneer era cemetery, and watershed protection opportunities along the Little Sioux River. Non-toxic shot hunting of waterfowl, deer, pheasant, and squirrel.  Mushroom hunting.  Abundant bird-watching and hiking available. 

Operating Hours & Seasons

Open year-round

Closures

No horseback riding or motor vehicles allowed.