Our Parks

See more about O’Brien County Conservation Board areas at My County Parks.

Camping Season
The campground is open April 29 through Sept 30.
Mill Creek Lodge is available April 15 – October 15.
The 12 person Cabins are available thru the Christmas Holidays

2017 Cabin-Lodge Overall Outlook
 
This is not a guarantee that these days are available.  
Please call 712-295-7200 to verify dates and make reservations.

Dog Creek Park
4901 Warbler
Sutherland, IA
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    Dog Creek Grain Bin Cabins

Dog Creek’s breathtaking view of the lake and valley is something to see.  It’s located along the Glacial Trail Scenic Byway.

Dog Creek Park is located 2 miles SE of Sutherland, Iowa on Iowa Highway 10 and 1/2 mile south on Warbler Avenue (Cty Rd M12) and placed along the Glacial Trail Scenic Byway.

The 6 person camping cabin rates are $40.00/night Sunday – Thursday and $45.00/night for Friday, Saturday and Holidays. The 12 person grain bin camping cabin rates are $130.00/night Sunday – Thursday and $150.00 for Friday, Satruday, and Holidays.  All cabins have a 2-night minimum, or a 3 night minimum on a holiday weekend and a $100.00 deposit is required. Check-in times for the cabins is 1:00p.m. Monday – Saturday and 6:00p.m. Sunday and Holidays.  Check-out time is 11:00a.m  Monday – Saturday and 4:00p.m. Sunday and Holidays.

The 2017 Dog Creek Park camping sites rates are $15.00/night. Camping coupons will be available to purchase 10 coupons for $120.00.

Features:

  • 18 Camping Sites On North
  • 11 Camping Sites On South
  • 2 – Six Person Camping Cabins On The North Side
  • 2 – Twelve Person Camping Cabins on the South Side
  • Swimming
  • Beach
  • Hiking Trails
  • Fishing Jetty
  • Internet
  • Showers
  • Modern Toilets On The North Side
  • Electric
  • Water
  • Dump site On The North Side

Douma Park
3351 Polk Ave.
Sanborn, IA
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A 21-acre gravel pit was converted into a family campground and a 10 acre fishing pond complete with a fishing jetty area. There is plenty of aquatic plant and animal life as well.
Douma Park is located 2 miles west of Sanborn and 1/2 mile south.

The 2017 camping season rates Douma Park camping sites are $12.00/night.

Features:

  • 12 camping sites
  • Swimming Beach
  • Fishing
  • Electric
  • Water
  • Pit Toilets
  • Fishing Jetty
  • Boating Ramp

Mill Creek Park
5678-5690 460th Street
Iowa Hwy 10
Paullina, IA
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Mill Creek Park is one of the highlights of O’Brien County.  The park offers a variety of activities for the whole family throughout the year! There is something for every outdoor lover at Mill Creek State Park including camping, swimming, hiking, a playground, electric boating, picnicking, and even cabin rentals. Fishing is also a popular activity, giving anglers a chance to catch largemouth bass, sunfish, channel catfish, crappie and yellow perch.
Mill Creek Park is located just 1/2 mile east of Paullina on Iowa Highway 10.

The 6 person camping cabin rates are $40.00/night Sunday – Thursday and $45.00/night for Friday, Saturday and Holidays. The 12 person camping cabins rates are $100.00/night Sunday – Thursday and $120.00/night for Friday, Saturday and Holidays.  All cabins have a 2-night minimum, or a 3 night minimum on a holiday weekend and a $100.00 deposit is required.  Check-in times for the cabins is 1:00p.m. Monday – Saturday and 6:00p.m. Sunday and Holidays.  Check-out time is 11:00a.m  Monday – Saturday and 4:00p.m. Sunday and Holidays.

The 2017 Mill Creek Park camping sites rates are $20.00/night. Camping coupons will be available to purchase 10 coupons for $175.00.

Features:

  • 48 campsites complete with 20/30/50 AMP service, water, internet and cable connections
  • 4 camping cabins
  • Concession Stand
  • Lodge
  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Swimming Beach
  • Year-round Handicap Fishing Platform
  • Bird and Wildlife Watching
  • Showers
  • Modern Toilets
  • Dump Site

 

Mill Creek Park Lodge
5678-5690 460th Street
Iowa Hwy 10
Paullina, IA
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Mill Creek Park offers a Lodge with all of the amenities.

Tjossem Park
5949 400th St. Primghar, IA
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This remote camp location will let you be one with nature.
Tjossem Park is located 1 mile south and 1/2 mile east of Primghar.

The 2017 Tjossem Park camping sites rates are $12.00/night.

Features:

  • 6 camping sites available
  • Hiking that  connects to Primghar, Iowa
  • Electric
  • Water
  • Pit Toilets
  • Outdoor Shelter Areas
  • Fishing
 
Waterman Wildlife Addition
4931 Yellow Ave Peterson, IA
Waterman Wildlife Addition Map
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The O’Brien County Conservation Board is pleased to announce the completion of the Waterman Wildlife Addition project.  This land acquisition will add a 134 acre parcel adjacent to the Prairie Heritage Center Site.