Hillview Recreation Area

Picnicking at Hillview Recreation Area

A large picnic shelter is available on a first come first served basis (without electricity) or for rent (with electricity) on the south side of Hillview. The shelter has 18 picnic tables, electrical outlets, a water fountain, restrooms, and a water hydrant in the area. A large parking lot will allow picnickers easy access to the shelter. This shelter is perfect for a family reunion, graduation party, or wedding reception.

To reserve the shelter, call us at (712)947-4271. 

In addition to this shelter, a number of other picnic areas are spread out all over the park.


Park hours are from 4:00 am- 10:30pm


Fee for the shelter is $50.00 per day with electricity.