Lake Meyer Park and Campground

Lake Meyer Campground
Lake Meyer Campground
Fishing at Lake Meyer Park and Campground
Hiking Trail at Lake Meyer Park
Elementary Students Hike the Trails at Lake Meyer Park

Having Fun at Lake Meyer Park and Campground
Canoeing at Lake Meyer Park and Campground
Enjoying the Butterfly Garden at Lake Meyer Park and Campground
Spring Flowers at Lake Meyer Park

Ice Fishing at Lake Meyer Park
High School Students Conduct Water Quality Studies at Lake Meyer Park

This 160-acre park is the site of Lake Meyer Campground and the Winneshiek County Conservation Board headquarters. The lake covers 38 acres and offers opportunities for fishing, boating, and canoeing or kayaking. A network of trails offers hiking, and picnic shelters and a playground make it the perfect spot for family gatherings and events.


2546 Lake Meyer Road, Fort Atkinson, Iowa 52144. Lake Meyer Park and Campground is located in northeast Iowa off of Highway 24, between Calmar and Fort Atkinson.


Park Amenities
  • Fishing: bank, boat, handicap-accessible dock, fishing jetty, & ice fishing
  • Boating (electric motors only)
  • Hiking
  • Flush and Pit Toilets
  • Picnic Shelters, including a 30x40 reservable timberframe shelter
  • Playground
  • Ball Diamond
  • Cross-country skiing
  • No Swimming
Camping at Lake Meyer
  • Fees: $15/night electric, $10/night non-electric
  • No reservations. first come, first served
  • Amenities: Dump station, flush toilets, showers, drinking water, picnic tables

Operating Hours & Seasons

Lake Meyer Park
Daily, 6:00 am - 10:30 pm

Winneshiek County Conservation Board
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (by appointment)

Lake Meyer Campground is general open from April through October, depending on weather. Lake Meyer Park is open year round, though road access to the Nature Center is not always maintained in the winter. Road access to the lake for ice fishing is maintained throughout the winter.