Mill Creek Park

48 camping spots open May-October

No Reservations for camping-first come first serve only

139 acres transferred from the state of Iowa

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 Mill Creek Park camping site rate is $25.00/night.


  • 48 campsites complete with 20/30/50 AMP service, water, internet and cable connections
    • Site 41, 42, 43, 44 can be used for month long stays
  • 4 camping cabins
  • Concession Stand
  • Lodge
  • Hiking
  • Biking
  • Swimming Beach
  • Playground
  • Year-round Handicap Fishing Platform
  • Bird and Wildlife Watching
  • Showers
  • Modern Toilets
  • Dump Site

Cabin Reservations

The 6 person camping cabin rates are $45.00/night Sunday -Saturday plus 5% tax & fees. The 12 person camping cabins rates are $120.00/night Sunday - Saturday plus 5% tax & fees. All cabins have a 2-night minimum. Check-in times for the cabins is 2:00p.m. Check-out time is 11:00a.m.

More photos and details about the cabins can be found at


Mill Creek Park Lodge

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Mill Creek Park offers a Lodge with all of the amenities and the ability to host 80 people. Open year round starting May 1, 2024.

Lodge rental is $59/day plus fees. Reserve online 2 years in advance at My County Parks-O'Brien County.

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