Iowa River Natural Area

100 acres of bottomland timber encompassing nearly 3/4 mile of the Iowa River. This area is managed as a natural area with very little development planned.
It provides opportunities for fishing, hunting, hiking, and nature observation.


Located one mile west of Chelsea on 360th St. in the NE 1/4, section 13, Richland Township.


  • Parking area.
  • Public Hunting

Operating Hours & Seasons

Open year round, 24 hours daily.