Camping in Rock Rapids

Campsites rent $15.00 per night.

  • No reservations, 1st come 1st serve.
  • Envelope registration system.
  • Completed and paid and posted registrations will hold site.
  • Envelopes and instructions on sign at park entrances.

West Side Park along Highway 75 / 9 on the west edge of Rock Rapids has 8 campsites with electrical hookups with water and sewer available.  Each campsite has fire pit and picnic table.  West Side Park features new restrooms and shower, 9 hole disc golf, large picnic shelter, playground and historic log cabin.

Island Park camping entrance is on North Boone Street and has 22 campsites with electrical hookups with water and sewer available. Each campsite has picnic table and fire pit. Restrooms  are located in the park and also restroom/showers on the north end of the swimming pool bathouse. 

Island Park has the Rock River flowing though providing fishing, swimming and tubing; Rec Trail for walking and biking; playgounds; picnic shelters and Swimming Pool with 2 water slides, zero entrance and water toys. 


Island Park also has 2 Cabins renting for $45.00 per night.

  • Sleep 6 with 2 sets of bunk beds and table that drops into double bed.
  • Sink with hot and cold water.
  • Microwave.
  • Refrigerator.
  • Air conditioning.
  • Fire pit.
  • Picnic table.
  • Handicap accessible.
  • Must provide linens, blankets etc, cooking and eating utensils.
  • 712-472-2553 for reservations.