Buena Vista County Conservation Park

Camp Site
Camp Site
Campground
Wild Roses
Trail in the Fall

Picnic Area
South Shelter House
Trail in the Spring
Prairie Flowers

View at the Park

Featured Events
»   Dutch Oven Cooking ~ Breakfast Dishes
May 27 - May 27, 2022   5:30 - 7:30 PM
»   Dutch Oven Cooking ~ Chicken Dishes
June 10 - June 10, 2022   5:30 - 7:30 PM
»   Astronomy Night 2022
June 24 - June 24, 2022   9:30 - 11:30 PM
»   Dutch Oven Cooking ~ Beef Dishes
July 1 - July 1, 2022   5:30 - 7:30 PM
»   Dutch Oven Cooking ~ Desserts
August 5 - August 5, 2022   5:30 - 7:30 PM
»   Monarch Tagging
September 10 - September 10, 2022   2:00 - 3:30 PM
»   Dutch Oven Cooking ~ Soups & Stews
September 16 - September 16, 2022   5:30 - 7:30 PM
»   Fall Fun Day 2022
October 8 - October 8, 2022   1:00 - 3:00 PM
»  more events
Buena Vista County Conservation Park is located at 377 440th Street. 4 miles west of Linn Grove on C13.

Location

Buena Vista County Conservation Park is located at 377 440th Street, Petersen.

Features

  •  Bur Oak Campground: $12 per night, 18 electrical hook ups, 30 amp service, flush toilet, shower facility. Campground is open seasonally from May 1st to October 1st
  • Timber Ridge Campground: $15 per night, 20 electrical hook ups, 30 & 50 electrical amp hook up, shower facilities, water access at each campsite, dump stations, and volleyball pit
  • Primitive camping: $6 per night
  • Hiking Trails
  • 9 Open picnic shelters
  • 2 Enclosed shelter houses, rental fee is $30 per day, contact conservation office for details at 712 -295 -7985
  • Arboretum
  • Wildlife viewing
  • Bow hunting (deer only during when in season)
  • Native grasses and wild flowers
  • Tubing hill (inflatable tubes only)
  • Playground equipment


Operating Hours & Seasons

Office Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 - 4:30