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Snyder Bend Park

This 35-acre area is located 3 miles west of Salix, Iowa. Snyder Bend Lake is an oxbow of the Missouri River, formed in the early 1960’s when the river was channelized.

PLEASE NOTE:  Snyder Bend Lake is experiencing very low water levels which are expected to continue into the foreseeable future.  The lake will not be available for recreational use.  We apologize for the inconvenience.

This 35-acre area is located 3 miles west of Salix, Iowa. Snyder Bend Lake is an oxbow of the Missouri River, formed in the early 1960’s when the river was channelized.

A wildlife refuge has been established at Snyder Bend and no disturbance or human traffic is allowed on the refuge for several months in the fall. Please observe refuge dates as posted.

Park facilities are open and pressurized water systems are available May 1 through October 31.

  • 4 two-bedroom family cabins (fee charged)
  • 28 electrical campsites (fee charged)
  • 12 tent or non-electrical campsites (fee charged)

Activities & Amenities


Reservations

Iowa Fishing Permit

Camping Rates

Electric & Water Sites $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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