West Idlewild Campground

West Idlewild entrance

Owned by the Iowa Department of Natural Resources.  A 25 year lease agreement, ending in 2037, allows the Floyd County Conservation Board to offer primitive camping, water, shelters and a vault toilet.  Also features an improved canoe ramp, fishing access, hunting and hiking trails are provided.


1374 Quarry Road
2 miles northwest of Floyd


  • Canoe access
  • Playground
  • Picnic shelter
  • Pit Toilets
  • Primitive camping

Cost: $10 per night.  Campers should register via the self registration station and pay the reguired fee.


Campground is closed for the season, re-opens May 4th, 2024.