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IA Campgrounds

Iowa offers a variety of places to camp. Whether you like to camp in a tent, set up a camping trailer or camp in the comfort of a motorhome or RV, Iowa has a multitude of camping opportunities for everyone. Iowa motorhome dealers offer a wide range of options and prices for new and used RVs and motorhomes. There are places to camp near most Iowa cities like Fort Dodge, Souix City, Dubuque, Waterloo, Council Bluffs, Des Moines, Davenport, Iowa City, Emmetsburg, Mason City and many others. Area attractions, Iowa State Parks and national parks combine to expand your options for camping in places like Stone State Park, Effigy Mounds National Monument, Green Valley State Park, Lake Wapello State Park, Herbert Hoover National Historic Site, Dolliver Memorial State Park, Pilot Knob State Park, Gull Point State Park, George Wyth State Park, The Grotto of the Redemption, Lake Macbride State Park, Pine Lake State Park and others offer additional camping venues.

Enhance your fishing trip by camping nearby your favorite fishing lakes and rivers. Use the Iowa map to identify potential fishing waters and nearby camping opportunities.

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Camping nearby fishing in IA

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National Parks Service

For additional information on planning your trip visit the National Forest Service outdoor and camping tips.

There is camping nearby lakes in Iowa as well including Big Spirit Lake, West Okoboji Lake, Clear Lake, Lost Island Lake, Lake Icaria, Three Mile Lake, Rathbun Lake, Red Rock Lake, Coralville Lake and Tuttle Lake. Visit the All Awesome Camping website for additional information on camping in Iowa. The site includes a section for locating campgrounds in Iowa, RV and motorhome dealers, tents, camping gear, accessories and more much for all your IA camping needs.

Camping and fishing

There are great places to go camping throughout the Hawkeye State. Look here for tips on campgrounds and campsites preferred by IA anglers. Experience the outdoors in Iowa.

Camping information, by state.