Poe Hollow Park

Poe Hollow West Shelter
Poe Hollow Playground

  Poe Hollow is a 72 acre park located just east of Mount Ayr. This scenic oak hickory timber connects to the Ringgold Trailway through extensive trail systems and offers many wildlife viewing opportunities.                

Poe Hollow gives you the outdoor experience with the nearby town convenience. Visitors will be delighted with the many amenities of this area including: a campground, modern playground, 3 shelter houses, 2 restrooms and a pond gazebo.                

Acquired in 1967, Poe Hollow has been a beloved area for community events including: environmental education programs, reunions, weddings, portraits and school trips.


2 miles east of Mount Ayr, Iowa.


* Camping - Electric and Primitive
* Shelters - 2 Open and 1 Enclosed
* 2 Pit Toilets
* Drinking Water
* Picnic Areas
* Fishing
* Birdwatching
* Modern Playground
* Hiking
* Pond Gazebo

Operating Hours & Seasons

Ringgold County Conservation Board park gates are scheduled to be open March 15 - November 15

Walk In - Year Round