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Group Camp - Morgan Creek

Morgan Creek Park
Ph: 319-892-6450
Palo, IA, 52324
The Morgan Creek Group Camp facilities provide great opportunities for youth groups or smaller family groups to reserve a primitive area at the park to have available for their group upon arrival. Group Camping is for groups of six people or more and that have a minimum of three camping units.
NOTE: A short hike is required to access this group camp - NO VEHICLE ACCESS is permitted. Campers need to "pack in" their supplies along a short level trail from the nearby parking area. 


The Group Camp facility is located at the south end of the "day use" area of the park.  Address is 7011 Morgan Park Rd. Click here for a map of the park.


  • Morgan Creek Group Camp recommended capacity - 15 camping units/45 persons
  • 6 picnic tables 
  • 2 ground fire rings
  • Primitive restroom
  • Modern shower facility available in Morgan Creek Campground (approx. .5 mile walk)
  • Firewood available from Campground Host in main campground
  • Playground, trails and field sports area nearby
  • Pressurized water from park system nearby
  • NO ELECTRICITY is available
Carry in/carry out refuse
Fire ring
Firewood available
Picnic Table
Pressurized water


$40 per night.  
Youth Group Rate: $10 per night. Call Headquarters at 319.892.6450 to receive this discounted rate. You may not receive the discount after making a reservation at full-price online. 

Hours of Operation & Seasons

Park hours are from 4 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. Check-in time is after 3 p.m. on your day of arrival.  Checkout time is prior to 1 p.m. on your day of departure.


The Morgan Creek Group Camp is a seasonal facility and is therefore closed to vehicles in the winter months, October 15th - April 15th.