Pinicon Ridge Park

Cabins at Pinicon Ridge Park


 Four camping cabins with varying amenities are available for reservations.  All cabins have heat and air conditioning. 

The cabin has 460 square feet of living space. This is a two room cabin with two twin over twin bunk beds & foldout double sleeper (futon) in living area. Aspen cabin sleeps a maximum of 6.  

Bob White
Bob White features 460 sq. feet of living space (16’ X 28’ cabin) and sleeps a maximum of 6. This is a two room cabin with two twin over twin bunk beds and foldout double sleeper (futon).

Pintail Cabin features 625 sq. feet of living space (24’ X 26’ cabin) and sleeps a maximum of 8. The cabin has two bedrooms & great room; with two twin-over-full sized bunk beds in each bedroom; futon in great room with full-size mattress.

River Otter
The River Otter Cabin is the smaller of the four modern camping cabins offered for reservations within the Linn County parks. It's small size makes it perfect for a couple's getaway weekend. River Otter is a one room cabin - 350 sq. feet of living space (16' X 22' cabin). This cabin sleeps a maximum of 6. There are two twin over full sized bunk beds.

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Pinicon Ridge is located in NE Linn County, just west of Central City, IA. There are two entrances to the park, one each on the north and south side of the Wapsipinicon River. Access to the south entrance is off Maine Ridge Road from Hwy. 13, and then turning north (right) on Horseshoe Falls Road. This side of the park is home to the lodges and shelters, wildlife exhibit, watercraft rentals & canoe trips, the landmark observation tower, disc golf, hiking trails and the group camp complex. The north entrance is accessed from Hwy. 13 by going west on Valley Farm Road, and turning south (left) on Flying Squirrel Trail. You will find our main campgrounds and cabin complex on this side of the river, along with hiking trails and a hunting/dog exercise area


Pinicon Ridge Park is open from 4 a.m.- 10:30 p.m.  Cabins are generally open from April 15 through the third weekend in October.


From the third weekend of October through April 15


Pintail Cabin - $100/night
Aspen Cabin - $80/night
Bobwhite Cabin - $80/night
River Otter Cabin - $60/night