Dawson Boat Ramp

Located 1 mile north of Dawson, the Dawson Boat ramp offers easy access for boaters and anglers to the scenic North Raccoon River water trail. The area includes a gravel parking area, paved boat ramp and 20 acres of public hunting area in a forested wetland habitat.  

  • Boat ramp/river access
  • Canoe/kayak
  • Fishing
  • Hunting


Dawson Boat Ramp is located approximately 1 mile north of Dawson on D Avenue/County Road P-46.

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Dallas County Conservation Board
14581 K Ave.
Perry, Iowa 50220 
Office Hours: M-F 8:00am - 4:30pm
Phone: 515-465-3577