Developed

Little Sioux Park

Located 2 miles southwest of Correctionville, Iowa on Hwy 31, this 609-acre area provides a wide variety of recreational opportunities for the public. The 10-acre lake has angling opportunities for large-mouth bass, bluegill and channel catfish. 

Access to Little Sioux Park During Road Closures Due to Flooding  (Click map to enlarge)

From Hwy 20, turn south on Minnesota Avenue/L25 (3 1/2 miles west of Correctionville) and travel to 160th Street/D22. Follow this east to Hwy 31 and then head south to the park.

 

Located 2 miles southwest of Correctionville, Iowa on Hwy 31, this 609-acre area provides a wide variety of recreational opportunities for the public. The 10-acre lake has angling opportunities for large-mouth bass, bluegill and channel catfish.  Only electric trolling motors, oars and paddles are allowed on all county-owned lakes.  There is a designated swimming beach area.  Hiking trails offer opportunities to explore the marsh, native trees, shrub plantings, native prairies and food plots.

Two campgrounds, Bellamy and Riverside, offer 95 sites (53 with full hookups and 42 with electricity & water), modern restrooms and showers. Playground equipment is located near the campground. Approximately 14 non-electric campsites are located on the west side of the lake with access to modern restrooms and showers. Four camping cabins are available for rental as well. 

The Union Bridge Trail connects the park to the town of Correctionville with a ten-foot-wide concrete path that winds through scenic areas and crossing the Little Sioux River with a spectacular bridge.

Campgrounds and cabins are open and pressurized water systems are available May 1 through October 31. 

  • M.L. “Stub” Gray Shooting Range (fee charged)
  • 4 one-room camping cabins (fee charged)
  • 53 full hookup (20/30/50 amp) campsites (fee charged)
  • 42 electric (20/30/50 amp) & water campsites (fee charged)
  • 14 tent or non-electric sites (fee charged)
  • Heritage Shelter – enclosed shelter house (fee charged)
  • beach area (Memorial Day to Labor Day, 11 am – 8 pm – No lifeguards)
  • one-room historical schoolhouse

Activities & Amenities


Reservations

Iowa Fishing Permit

Iowa Hunting License

Shooting Range Permit

Camping Rates

Full Hookup Sites (Riverside) $30/night
Electric Sites (Bellamy) $25/night
Non-Electric/Tent Sites $17/night

Campground operates on a first-come, first-served basis only.  No reservations accepted.

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