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Big Sioux Shelter

This enclosed smaller rustic shelter is available for rental year round, is a nice place to gather for small gatherings and meetings. Has a capacity for 50 people. This shelter is available year round by reservations.

For further questions please call: 712-552-1047.


The Big Sioux Shelter is located in
Oak Grove & Big Sioux Park
4051 Cherry Ave
Hawarden, Iowa.

This shelter is located near the entrance of the park and by the Turkey Ridge Campground.


The Big Sioux Shelter Contains: 
  • fireplace
  • firewood near by 
  • electricity
  • coin operated heating units 
  • trash cans 
  • pit restroom 
  • hydrant nearby for water 
  • grill located near patio
Renters must:
  • provide own dish and service wear
  • table covering
  • decorations (must be completely removed after rental)
  • take trash to dumpster
Firewood available
Picnic Table
Refuse cans


$30 per day rental, no overnight stays in shelter.

Damage deposit of $100 due to Sioux County Conservation Board Administration Office no less than 14 days; and, no more than 30 days prior to your reservation. Damage deposit check will be shredded after rental if no damages occur during rental and facility is cleaned inside and out as they were presented to you.  For further questions please call: 712-552-1047.

Rental contract must be under the name of someone 21 years or older and must be present throughout rental.

Hours of Operation & Seasons

Available between the hours of 7:00 am and 10:30 pm, no overnight rentals.

This shelter is available year round.


Facility is available year round, water in restroom turned off during winter months.