Yellow River State Forest

Dept. Natural Resources

3 Reviews
Donahue Rd. Harpers Ferry, IA 52146 563-586-2254 Official Website

GPS: 43.1815, -91.2339

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Overview of Yellow River State Forest

Reservations yes

Elevation 647 ft

Tent Camping Yes

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MommaP
Pittsboro, IN 26' Winnebago View
24 reviews
“Not for rainy days”

Reviewed 9/2/2018

Nightly rate: $9
Days stayed: 1
Site Number: 63
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Stayed in Little Paint, which is a gorgeous campground with the stream running through and along the edges. There is a 3rd dry creek crossing at the entrance, which by the time we left early Saturday morning was flowing across the cement roadway. We stopped early on Friday of Labor Day weekend and all but 4 sites near the entrance were... more

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MommaP would stay here again

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20AcresNoSheep
Jeep Wrangler Willys 2019 Little Guy Max
9 reviews
“Perfectly peace and quiet”

Reviewed 8/19/2018

Nightly rate: $9
Days stayed: 2
Site Number: 125
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36 miles from Decorah Iowa, home to Luther College, and coincidentally where our daughter lives. So we drove in from Decorah. It was a very pleasant surprise to drop into the heavily forested rolling bluffs. 75% of this campground is reservable, but it looks like there will always be space available for drop ins. There are four c... more

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20AcresNoSheep would stay here again

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Iowapainter
Solon, IA 21' Feather Light Trailer
1 review
“Great time was had by all!!!”

Reviewed 6/21/2016

Nightly rate: $9
Days stayed: 5
Site Number: 121
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We camp here 2 - 3 times a year. My wife loves to trout fish & I love to paint & trout fish. So for us it's the perfect place to camp in Iowa! Tents, trailers & RV's are allowed to camp here. There are no hookups, cell service, showers or pads for tents, trailers or RVs. No dump station. But they have fresh water at the ranger station.... more

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Amenities

Hookups
  • dry camping
Recreation
  • fishing
  • recreation trail
  • water access
Site Amenities
  • fire ring
  • picnic table
Pets
  • pets

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