Criss Cove

Camping at Criss Cove

The camp ground is located in the northwest corner of the park on a ridge overlooking the pond. There are 16 designated rock camping pads provided for campers and RV’s. Each modern site is serviced with 50-30-20 amp outlets and rural water hookups. A primitive group tent site is available at the west end of the campground. Newly remodel pit-vault bathrooms are provided. Showers are not available. 


Criss Cove is located approximately 8 miles south of Winterset. Modern camp ground overlooking the pond is located in the northwest corner of the park. Directions: From Winterset travel south on U.S. 169 approximately 8 miles. Park is located at the southwest corner of the intersection of U.S. 169 and County Road G-61.


18 Rock-surfaced pads suitable for campers/RV’s.50-30-20 amp electric service. Water hydrant is available at each site.Group tent site at the west end of campground. Pit vault bathrooms. No Showers or dump station available.


The campground is closed in late fall and reopens in early spring, weather depending.  Call 515-462-3536 for seasonal hours.


Camping Fees:$12/night/pad = 30 Amp Electric, table and ground grill at each site. $7/night = Tent camp area.