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Range Reserved

 ( but water services have been turned off for the season )


Notice to Pierce Creek Park Users:

The entire park, including trails is open
during the periods when the range is scheduled to be open.

Operation Hours

(Weather permitting and Subject to law enforcement usage requirements)

Wednesday of every week
1p.m. to 1 hr.  before sunset


The range will be open:
 The first Saturday of each month 1pm to 1hr. before sunset
The third Saturday of each month 10am to 1hr. before sunset

Operation Hours  




    * 5 shooting lanes
    * Ranges marked at 7, 15, 25, and 100 yards
    * We provide the target frames, back boards, and gun tables
    * Range safety officer is present at all times
    * Safety orientation briefing is required before range use
    * Clip-on identification badge is issued and MUST BE USED while you are
       within the range compound

                                 Day pass ...................... $5.00
                                 Individual annual fee ..... $25.00
                                 Family annual fee .......... $35.00

                                  FOR MORE INFORMATION CALL:
                   Page County Conservation Office   (712) 542-3864



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on Pierce Creek Equestrian Campground
(Click Here)

Also the Primitive Campground at the Equestrian Area

(Click on each picture below to view)
Nodaway Valley Park
1954 Highway 71
Clarinda, IA  51632
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Electric/water - $15/50 amp
Sites 3-10

Electric/water - $12/30 amp
Sites 11-14 (pull thru's)

Primitive (non-electric) tent sites - $6
Sites 1-2

Dump Station available on site
Approximately 2.5 miles of multi-use trails open for hiking, mountain biking and equestrian
Pioneer Park
1849 Highway 2
Shenandoah, IA  51601
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Electric/water - $15/50 amp
10 sites

Primitive (non-electric) tent sites - $6
2 sites +
Pierce Creek Park and Recreation Area
1148 - 140th Street (North campground)
Essex, IA  51638
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Electric/water - $15/50 amp
12 sites

Primitive (non-electric) sites - $6
8 sites
Pierce Creek - Equestrian Campground
1476 A Avenue
Essex, IA  51638
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Electric/water sites - $17/50 amp
7 sites

Primitive (non-electric) sites with water - $12
5 sites

Equestrian camping
Corrals, and tie rails available

Approximately 8 miles of multi-use trails open for hiking, mountain biking and equestrian
Rapp Park and Recreation Area
1724 Avenue A - (West Entrance)
Shenandoah, IA  51601
1732 Avenue A - (South Entrance)
1769 Highway 48 - (East Entrance)
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Electric sites - $15 (12 sites) 

Water is available as of April 20 2017

No Bathrooms available but
Porta Pots are available

Primitive (non-electric) tent sites - $6
(6 sites)
Ross Park and Recreation Area
300th Street & V Avenue
Braddyville, IA  51631
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Primitive sites - no facilities
No fee
Wabash Trace Trail
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Upon entering a campground and after choosing a site, please fill out the white registration envelope, remove side flap, include payment, and place the sealed envelope in the tube at the bulletin board area in the campground.  Also, please place the side flap removed from the envelope in the post at your site.
Shelter House Reservations

*Click here to view the county park map

*Click here for information about county park amenities

Programs for Organizations
The Page County Conservation Board also offers, upon request, a variety of educational programs throughout the year for schools, clubs, nursing homes, scouts and service organizations.  Call the office to learn more about specific topics and to schedule a program.
Catfish sampling by IA DNR at Rapp Park  2014

Shelters at all parks can be reserved; there is a fee of $20.00 for shelter house reservations.  Call 712-542-3864 to make reservations and for more information.  There is also a downloadable form available on the forms page.
Address of
Conservation office:
2039 Highway 71 North
Clarinda, IA 51632

Hours Office is open:
Monday - Friday
8:00am to 4:30pm

Conservation Office
Phone Number:
(712) 542-3864

FAX Number:
(844) 273-6069

Director: John Schwab
Cell: 712-370-1157

Office Manager/Naturalist:
Charly Stevens
Cell: 712-370-1158

Conservation Forms:
Downloadable forms & Newsletters from the Conservation office

Conservation Links:
Iowa Department of
Natural Resources

Iowa Association of
County Conservation Boards

Iowa Natural Heritage Foundation

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