Yellow River Youth Backpacking Trip

Hurstville Interpretive Center, Jackson County

Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Update 3/21/22: This trip is FULL. We are accepting registrations for the waiting list. Send in application but DO NOT send payment at this time. Questions, contact Jess at or 563-652-3783.


Youth ages 14-17 who are looking for an adventure are invited to join Clinton, Dubuque, and Jackson County Conservation as we go on a backpacking trip to Yellow River State Forest in Northeast Iowa!

June 28-30 youth and county conservation naturalists will embark on this 3 day 2 night backpacking trip as we hike, camp and explore the forests of Yellow River. Leaving the morning of June 28 and getting back the afternoon of June 30.

Cost is $50 per participant. This covers food, equipment, and transportation from Clinton/Dubuque/Jackson Counties.

Attendance at the pre-trip meeting on June 23 is required (at the Hurstville Interpretive Center; time TBD).

Registration is required by June 1st. 

Registration form below, send along with payment to or Jess Wagner, Jackson CCB, 18670 63rd Street, Maquoketa, Iowa 52060

Questions? Call (563) 652-3783

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Registration is no longer available


Yellow River Youth Backpacking Trip


Tuesday, June 28, 2022 - Thursday, June 30, 2022


Yellow River State Forest
729 State Forest Road
Harpers Ferry, IA 52146
(563) 652-3783
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