Ringgold County Conservation
Ringgold County Conservation
Dragoon Trace Nature Center
Poe Hollow Shelter

Poe Hollow Pond Gazebo
Ringgold Trailway
Liberty Lake
Kokesh Pond Oct 2014


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Ringgold County Conservation is located in the hills of southwest Iowa and invites you to visit the natural resource and recreational areas located in beautiful southern Iowa. The Ringgold County Conservation Board has been involved in various programs promoting conservation, recreation, wildlife areas and environmental education while managing 9 parks, trails and wildlife areas across the county, encompassing over 1,000 acres. Come visit the DRAGOON TRACE NATURE CENTER!

Ringgold County Conservation maintains three public parks for camping. Shelter and Camping reservations can be made by calling 641-464-2787. There will be no refunds for cancellations. Kokesh Recreational Area has first come, first serve camping sites only. All county parks have 20, 30 and 50  amp outlets for all sizes of campers. Shelters, water, pit toilets and playground equipment are all available at each park. Many miles of trails are maintained and wind through forest and prairie areas. Hikers, cross country skiers and nature enthusiasts can enjoy the beauty of southwest Iowa on Ringgold County trails.

Ringgold County is known for its breathtaking hills and diverse scenery. Visit the only county in Iowa with the Greater Prairie Chicken. Take a trip to see and listen to the Prairie Chickens boom mid-March through mid-May. Excellent hunting, camping, picnicking and sightseeing opportunities will keep you coming back for more!
No Recreational Motor Vehicles in any RCCB area including: ATV's, Snowmobiles, Dirtbikes, Golf Carts, etc...

For additional information about the services, programs and facilities provided by the Ringgold CCB, please utilize the following contact information:
Check us out on Facebook!!: https://www.facebook.com/RinggoldCountyConservationBoard

2205 210th Street
Mount Ayr, IA 50854
(641) 464-2787
EMAIL: Contact Ringgold CCB
WEBSITE: Go to more information about Ringgold County

Activities in Ringgold County

Ringgold County Conservation offers a wide variety of activities for all outdoor enthusiasts
* Camping - Electric and Primitive
* Environmental Education
* Shelters
* Picnic Areas
* Hiking/Walking Trail
* Hunting/Fishing Areas
* Bird Watching
* Cross Country Skiing

Facilities in Ringgold County

Numerous facilities are available for public use through Ringgold County Conservation.
* 3 Campgrounds
* 2 Wildlife Areas
* 2 Trailways
* 1 Roadside Park
* 2 Enclosed Shelters
* 6 Open Shelters

* Dragoon Trace Nature Center

Parks in Ringgold County

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Boone Woods Ringgold 1238 322nd St
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Don and Connie Huff Wildlife Area Ringgold 2283 180th St
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Dragoon Trace Nature Center Ringgold 2434 State Hwy 2
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Fife's Grove Park Ringgold 2120 220th Ave
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Kokesh Recreation Area Ringgold 1743 170th Ave
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Liberty Lake Ringgold 2173 State Hwy 169
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Mapleleaf Pathway Ringgold -
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O'neal Rest Area Ringgold 2310 Co Hwy J20
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Poe Hollow Park Ringgold 2434 State Hwy 2
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Ringgold Conservation Office Ringgold 2205 210th St
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Ringgold Trailway Ringgold 2266 US Hwy 169
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