Campgrounds, restrooms, shower buildings and cabins reopen at state parks May 22
Iowa state parks will open all modern restrooms, shower buildings and cabins on May 22 in time for Memorial Day weekend. The announcement is part of
Campgrounds will be open for campers, including RV's pop-ups and tent camping. However, Youth campsites, shelters, lodges, playgrounds, group camps, museums and visitor centers will remain closed.
The Iowa DNR says customers will need to call the local park office to rent a cabin, and the earliest arrival date will be May 22.
The state park's
will be available today for state park cabin/yurt rentals, but the earliest arrival date will be May 24. State parks will honor existing cabin/yurt reservations.
The Iowa DNR is reminding visitors to avoid gatherings of more than 10 people, and to practice social distancing while at state parks.
Additional guidelines include: