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Camping & RV Parks
  • Antique Acres

    Antique Acres

    7610 Waverly Road , Cedar Falls, IA 50613
    319-987-2380 (Primary)
    319-230-3492 (Alternate)

     A modern 70-site campground. Antique Acres is a private organization whose members own, preserve and display working examples of antique threshing, steam, plowing and saw milling machinery. Antique Acres was incorporated in 1964 to purchase 80 acres of land and to organize what has become an annual "Old Time Power Show", held each August on this site. A museum on the grounds features a large collection of old farm machinery, including items more than 100 years old.

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  • Big Woods Lake Campground

    Big Woods Lake Campground

    1501 East Lake Street , Cedar Falls, IA 50613

    Big Woods Lake Campground and Recreation Area hours are 6:00 am – 10:30 pm seasonally. Visitors of registered campers and cabin renters must leave the area by 10:30 pm. 

    The City of Cedar Falls and Black Hawk Conservation Board offer a RV campground. There is a modern cabin and two rustic cabins, 55 full hookup campsites, as well as, a non-modern camping area on a 12 acre site.  Each full hookup site includes a level regrind camp pad, electricity (30 and 50 amp), water (seasonal) and sewer. Our non-modern camp area offers campers the option of camping with or without electricity. All campsites include the use of a fire ring and picnic table as well as wireless internet.

    The campground overlooks Big Woods Lake and is bordered on the south side by the Cedar Valley Trail System.  The lake itself is 86 acres and 32 feet deep at its deepest point. The lake offers no wake boating and excellent fishing. The Big Woods Lake area provides access to the metro trail system, boating, fishing, hiking and picnicking, and a 10-acre prairie.

    55 full hookup sites
    1 modern cabin
    2 rustic cabins

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  • Black Hawk Park

    Black Hawk Park

    2410 W. Lone Tree Road , Cedar Falls, IA 50613

    This county park offers modern campsites, picnic areas, hiking, biking and bridle trails, fishing stream and lake, boat ramp, hunting, playground, ball diamond, cross-country skiing, hockey/ice skating, archery-gun-sporting, clay ranges, and lodge.  Park facilities are handicap accessible.  Black Hawk Park features two campground areas.  Cedar Campground features an open layout, while Fogdall campground has individual sites. 

    1,768 acres
    21 full hookup sites
    176 electrical sites

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  • Riverview Conference Center - Camping

    Riverview Conference Center - Camping

    439 N. Division Street , Cedar Falls, IA 50613

    Riverview is a 26-acre, year-round Christian Conference Center minutes from downtown Cedar Falls. Classrooms, banquet rooms, exhibit areas, and lodging (cabins and dorms) available.

    10 full hookup sites
    10 electric sites
    65 cabins

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  • George Wyth State Park

    George Wyth State Park

    3659 Wyth Road , Waterloo, IA 50703
    319-232-5505 (Primary)
    877-427-2757 (Alternate)

    Experience the convenience of camping in the Cedar Falls/Waterloo metropolitan area.  This state park includes modern campsites, picnic areas, hiking and biking trails, beach, sail boating, windsurfing, fishing stream and lakes, boat ramp, playgrounds, cross-country skiing, hockey/ice skating, snowmobiling, and prairie reconstruction. Park facilities are handicap accessible. The campground features modern showers, restrooms and a trailer dumping station.

    1,100 acres
    69 total camping units including rustic sites
    47 are electrical sites

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  • Hickory Hills Park

    Hickory Hills Park

    3338 Hickory Hills Road , La Porte City, IA 50651

    Hickory Hills Park offers hiking, mountain biking, cross-country skiing, sledding, ice fishing, camp area, lodge, shelter, 9-hole disc golf course, and a cabin. The 55 acre lake is available for canoeing and electric boats. Hickory Hills Park is located approximately 25 miles directly south of Cedar Falls (and about 12 miles west and south of La Porte City).

    30 full hookup sites
    60 electric sites
    30 rustic sites
    4 cabins

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  • Siggelkow County Park

    Siggelkow County Park

    Highway 281/Fairbank Road , Dunkerton, IA 50626

    6:00 am - 10:30 pm seasonally

    Siggelkow Park is a campground area located on the Wapsipinicon River.  Since this is a campground, there is no public hunting allowed.  The campground does provide access to the river and from the campground canoes/kayaks can easily be launched. 

    40 electrical sites
    20+ tent sites
    (no full hookups or shower house)

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