Managing 11 areas in Jefferson County, southeast Iowa
Jefferson County Park.
Camp w/electricity, drinking water, shower, toilets, 3 picnic shelters, hike/bike/xc-skiing, fish (4 ponds), facilities for handicapped, Nature Center, baseball field, playground, camping cabins, prairie plantings.
Size: 227 acres.
Mac Coon Access.
Camp w/electricity, drinking water, pit toilets, picnic shelter, hiking, fish (steam), boat ramp, hunting, playground.
Size: 71 acres.
Round Prairie Park.
Camp w/electricity, drinking water, pit toilets, picnic shelter, hike/biking, fish (2 ponds, 1 steam), canoe access, facilities for handicapped, historic site, playground, prairie plantings.
Size: 101 acres.
Hike/xc-skiing, fish (2 ponds), historic site.
Size: 46 acres.
Hike/xc-skiing, fish (1 pond), historic site, prairie plantings.
Size: 133 acres.
Cedar View Trail.
Size: 4.5 miles.
Cedar Creek Timber.
Hike/bike/xc-skiing, fish (stream), hunting, prairie plantings. Observe wetland wildlife.
Size: 275 acres.
Turkey Run Wildlife Area.
Bridle trail, fish (steam), canoe access, hunt, prairie plantings.
Size: 405 acres.
Hunting, historic site.
Size: 30 acres.
Size: 74 acres.
Picnic shelter, small playground.
Size: 1 acre.
Our mission is to enhance the quality of life in Jefferson County by acquiring, developing and managing public areas so that its citizens will have opportunities for quality outdoor recreation experiences, and to cultivate good land stewardship through natural history and environmental education activities.