Otter Creek Lake & Park

Camping at Otter Creek Lake & Park

This beautiful 522 acre park is nestled in central Tama County offering a peaceful get away from day to day stress. Enjoy the seventy acre lake which offers fine fishing from shore or a boat. Have fun hiking and observing the rich wildlife that resides within. Otter Creek Lake and Park is one of central Iowa's best kept secrets.


2283 Park Road, Toledo, IA


Camping accomodations at Otter Creek Lake and Park include:

  • 65 RV camp sites with electric service of 20 and 30 amp service on each pedestal
  • 18 tent campsites accomodating up to 45 tents
  • water hydrants scattered throughout camp areas
  • Showerhouse for registered campers
  • 70 acre lake with concrete boat ramp
  • 3 mile hiking trail
  • Two playgrounds
  • Small swimming beach


All Units (including tents) can stay in the North Loop or South Loop campgrounds at a rate of $20 per night.

Pricing for the Tent Section (primitive camping) per night is $10 for tents and $20 for fold-downs, truck campers, and mini camping trailers.