Central Park

Fishing at Central Park

Fish 2019
Fish 2019
Central Park Lake 2018 Fall
Fishing Pier 2019
Boat Ramp 2018 Winter

This 297 acre park includes a 25 acre lake (newly renovated) as well as a 7 acre pond.  Both have good populations of largemouth bass, bluegill, crappie, and catfish for those who enjoy fishing.  Check out Current Projects and News for updates on the recently renovated Central Park Lake - Plan to visit!


Central Park is located at 12515 Central Park Road, Center Junction, IA 52212


Fishing, hiking and camping are available at Central Park.  Visit Jones County Conservation for more information.


The park is open 4:30 am - 10:30 pm.  (Visitors not staying at the park should leave by 10:30pm)

Quiet hours are 9 pm - 8 am.