Deep Lakes Park

Hidden Pond
Hidden Pond
Lake Chester Boat Ramp
Lake Chester
Lake Patricia

This 435-acre park, located south of Muscatine, was former quarry that features over 120 acres of water in numerous lakes and ponds.


Located south of Muscatine at 2552 Pettibone Avenue


  • numerous small lakes and ponds
  • rental cabins
  • boat ramp & dock on Lake Chester
  • boat ramp on Lake Jewell
  • beach at Lake Chester
  • sand dunes
  • grassy/brushy areas
  • fishing
  • hiking
  • nature study
  • canoeing/kayaking
  • 1.2 miles hard-surface trail

Operating Hours & Seasons

Open daily from 6:00 am-10:30 pm