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Public Hunting Osterkamp Addition Oak Grove PM

420th St & Buchanan Ave
Hawarden, IA 51023
Click here for permit form to fill out and print for your dash.

This permit is valid from noon- 4:30 pm for the South Addition Controlled Access Public Hunting to the south of Oak Grove Park.

Pheasant hunting groups are limited to a size of 8 persons, can register and or hunt this area a max of 2 times a season.

This 92 acre upland game addition to the Oak Grove Park has been designated for hunting of the following: pheasant, Turkey and Deer (primitive weapon only). Is open for everyone to explore, hike, bird watch and other outdoor activities throughout the year.

All hunting is located in the Osterkamp South Addition Only, must respect park refuge and other boundaries. Hunting of the three listed species are the only ones allowed at this location. All other game may not be hunted or trapped on the property. All State laws apply. All groups must register for pheasant hunting, and have valid license. There is no group hunting or pushing, or driving of deer. Deer hunting is primitive weapon only.

Pheasant hunting must make reservation for date wish to hunt, area is closed to pheasant hunting on Tuesday's, Wednesday's, and Thursday's unless Veteran's, Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Years day fall on one of these days. Permit for hunting valid for person making reservation up to 8 persons (of all ages) in the group. Please print permit and display in all vehicles that are part of your group.

Must fill out names of those in your hunting groups in the comments when making reservation. All names must be filled in on the permit. Print permit and place on dash of each vehicle in attendance of your hunting time.


Parking for hunting access located at:

420th St and Buchanan Ave- Hawarden

410th St off Cherry Ave- Hawarden


$10 per session to hunt.

Limited to 2 sessions a person to hunt a season. Must list hunting party in comments when making reservation.

Permit is non-transferable.

Click here to fill out permit form, will be sent an email that you must print with information for dash of vehicle.

Hours of Operation & Seasons

This permit is valid for the afternoon 12 pm (noon)- 4:30 pm on date you registered to hunt area. 


Closed to Pheasant Hunting Tuesday's, Wednesday's, and Thursday's, unless fall on Veteran's, Thanksgiving, Christmas or New Year's Day. 

Open to regular use year round. 


Click here to fill out and print permit. Place on your dash of vehicle. Must list all in hunting party on permit and in comments section of receipt when filling out registration.