Camping


Kossuth County offers 3 different campgrounds; Smith Lake, Siems Park, and Burt Lake.

  • Smith Lake -- 3 miles north of Algona on the west side of Highway 169.
    • South Side
  • 49 Electric Sites, Also tent camping - First come, first served
  • 50/30/20 amp electrical  connections
  • Water hookups at every site
  • Dump station
  • $15/night for electric sites, $10/night for tent camping
  • Modern bath facilities; flush toilets, showers, sinks

North Side


  • Siems Park -- 2 miles southeast of Whittemore.
    • North Side
  •     18 electric sites
  •      Tent areas
  •     50/30/20 amp electrical  connections
  •      2 water hydrants
  •      Dump station
  •      Modern bath facilities; toilets, showers, sinks
  •      $14/night for electric sites, $6/night for tents
  •       First come, first served

Southwest Side (NEW)

  •     12 sites
  •      50/30/20 amp electrical  connections
  •     Water hookups at each site
  •      Dump station
  •      $14/night -  Monthly rate -$325 
  •      First come, first served

  


  • Burt Lake -- 4 miles west of Swea City on Highway 9, then 8 miles north on 40th Ave. 
  • 50/30/20 amp electrical  connections
  • Water hydrant
  • Pit Latrine
  • $10/night for electric sites, $6/night for tent camping
  • First come, first served

                       Rules for all campgrounds
  Click here for a pdf document of our camping facilities.