Legacy Cabin
Gordons Marsh Youth Hunting
Handicap Fishing Pier

Trumpeter Swans

Cross Country Skiing
Sunrise at Little Wall Lake

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»   Introduction to the Atlatl
July 9 - July 9, 2022   10:00 - 11:00 AM
»   Fireside Chat at Camp WaNoKi / Primitive Weapons
July 28 - July 28, 2022   6:00 - 8:00 PM
»   Boone River Clean Up
August 6 - August 6, 2022   7:30 AM - 2:00 PM
»   Fireside Chat at Camp WaNoKi / Autumn Luminary Night Hike
September 22 - September 22, 2022   7:00 - 9:00 PM
»   Dutch Oven, Campfire Cooking & Meat Smoking
September 24 - September 24, 2022   1:00 - 3:00 PM
»   Briggs Woods Halloween Event & Luminary Night Hike Fundraiser
October 22 - October 22, 2022   5:00 - 9:00 PM
»   Little Wall Lake Halloween Event
October 29 - October 29, 2022   4:00 - 7:00 PM
»   Owl Prowl Night Hike
November 5 - November 5, 2022   7:00 - 9:00 PM
»   Candy Cane Hike & Hunt
December 3 - December 3, 2022   1:00 - 2:00 PM
»  more events


$12  Primitive Sites

$20  Electric Sites

$25  Electric/Water Sites

$30  Full Hookup Sites

 TO SUPPORT OUR PROGRAMS AND SERVICES, please consider donating to the Hamilton County Conservation Endowment Fund.  www.desmoinesfoundation.org/hamiltonconservationendowment

  • Donations may also be sent to:  Enhance Hamilton County Foundation, 501 Bank St, Webster City, IA 50595
  • This is an Endow-Iowa qualified fund, and donors are eligible to receive a 25% Iowa tax credit. Once the donation is in the fund, they will receive an acknowledgement letter of the gift and the tax credit paperwork to complete. 





You deserve it! From long hours at work, to family gatherings, you deserve a place of rest and relaxation. The cabins of Hamilton County can give you just that! With 6 cabins available, we are the hot spot for a getaway -  from couples to families, we fit all your needs. Come stay with us, you deserve it!


Wildlife Rehabilitation 

FOUND AN INJURED BIRD  Saving Our Avian Resources (SOAR) 

  • SW, WC, and Des Moines Area:   SOAR – Saving Our Avian Resources – (712) 830-6116
  • NW Iowa / Spirit Lake Area:  Frank’s Wildlife – (712) 832-9509
  • NC, NE, EC Iowa:   Black Hawk Wildlife Rehabilitation Project – (319) 277-6511  OR  Wildthunder WARS – text details and location to (319) 961-3352
  • EC, SE Iowa and also NW Illinois and NE Missouri:  The RARE Group – 319-248-9770 or help@theraregroup.org

Bait Shop - Nelson Bait, 1133 2nd St, Webster City, IA  50595  515-293-0084

Animal Control

  • Hamilton County Wildlife Control, Webster City - 515-720-0709
  • Scott's Animal Damage Control, Story City - 515-290-8270

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The Hamilton County Conservation is located in central Iowa and manages 16 individual parks, wildlife areas, and river accesses - collectively encompassing over 1,700 acres. In addition, several major creeks and the Boone River flow through the county providing numerous water recreation opportunities. Briggs Woods Park was the first county park in Iowa - with land donated to the people of Hamilton County in 1919....preceding the state park system by one year.

An 18-hole golf course is located at Briggs Woods Park.
For more information visit their website at  www.briggswoods.com or call 515-832-9572
Ask about the "Stay & Play" package!

Solar energy can be monitored at Little Wall Lake Park at solrenview.com 


2490 Briggs Woods Trail
Webster City, Iowa, 50595 

EMAIL: hccb@wmtel.net
PHONE: (515) 832-9570

Office Hours: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm - Monday thru Friday
**November thru March closed on Wednesday

EXTRA TENT: Sites allow up to 10 people per unit. We do not allow to double up sites. An extra tent can be erected on the same site as another camping unit as long as the occupants are children and under the age of 16. Please contact us if you have any further questions. Enjoy your camping!

PETS are not allowed in cabins or shelters.   Pets in the campground must be on a leash, no longer than 6 feet, at all times.

Take a Tour of Hamilton County with us!


The video seen at the top is paid for in part by the Iowa Tourism Office.

Activities in Hamilton County

Activities available within Hamilton County Conservation areas include:

  • Camping
  • Year round cabins
  • Golfing
  • Hiking
  • Hunting
  • Youth Hunting Area
  • Swimming
  • Cross country skiing
  • Fishing/Ice Fishing
  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Biking
  • Picnicking
  • And many more!

Facilities in Hamilton County

Facilities available within the Hamilton County Conservation managed areas include:

  • Campgrounds
  • Cabins
  • Golf course
  • Canoes and Kayaks
  • Shelters
  • Trails (biking and hiking) 
  • Cross country skiing
  • And much more!
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Parks in Hamilton County

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Albright's Canoe Access Hamilton 2667 Inkpaduta Avenue
Webster CityIA50595 Map Location
Barner Wildlife Management Area Hamilton 2729 Inkpaduta Avenue
Webster CityIA50595 Map Location
Bauer Slough Hamilton 2574 Kantor Ave
Webster CityIA50595 Map Location
Bell's Mill Park Hamilton 3100 Bell's Mill Road
StratfordIA50249 Map Location
Bjorkboda Marsh (Wildlife Refuge) Hamilton 1791 400th St.
StanhopeIA50246 Map Location
Brandrup's Timber Hamilton 1700 190th St.
Webster CityIA50595 Map Location
Briggs Woods Park and Golf Course Hamilton 2490 Briggs Woods Trail
Webster CityIA50595 Map Location
Butler Wildlife Conservation Area Wildlife Refuge Hamilton 2022 190th St.
Webster CityIA50595 Map Location
Coyote Bend Wildlife Management Area Hamilton 2323 Tollman Avenue
BlairsburgIA50035 Map Location
Gordon's Marsh Young Hunter Education Area Hamilton 1476 270th St.
Webster CityIA50595 Map Location
Hamilton County Conservation Offices Hamilton 2490 Briggs Woods Trail
Webster CityIA50595 Map Location
Heise Wildlife Management Area Hamilton 2961 375th St.
RandallIA50231 Map Location
Johnson Wildlife Management Area Hamilton 3349 Tollman Ave
EllsworthIA50075 Map Location
Kamrar Wildlife Management Area Hamilton 2704 Lockwood Ave
KamrarIA50132 Map Location
Little Wall Lake Park Hamilton 3540 Little Wall Lake Road
JewellIA50130 Map Location
Mark & Sadie Bishop Conserv Area Hamilton 2019 190th
Webster CityIA50595 Map Location
Masterson Wildlife Mgmt Area Hamilton 1724 400th St
StanhopeIA50246 Map Location
Richard's Marsh Hamilton 3186 Saratoga Ave
JewellIA50130 Map Location
The Jeanette Groves Wildlife Refuge Hamilton 2024 280th St.
KamrarIA50595 Map Location
Tunnel Mill Canoe Access & Wildlife Mgmt Area Hamilton 3050 Tunnel Mill Rd
Webster CityIA50595 Map Location