Peterson Park

Boating at Peterson Park

Peterson Park has approximately 31 acres of water along the Skunk River Greenbelt.  This is an old mining area with three gravel pits which contain a variety of fish including largemouth bass, bluegill, crappie, and catfish. 

Only electric trolling motors are allowed on Story County Conservation Lakes; gasoline-powered motors are prohibited.  Canoes and kayaks are welcome.


  • Boat ramp
  • Docks