The Jones County Conservation Board extends an invitation to visit and enjoy the many recreation and natural areas within Jones County. 

Iowa DNR Public Areas include:

Indian Bluffs Wildlife Area, Muskrat Slough Wildlife Area, Olin Access, Oxford Junction Wildlife Area, Pictured Rocks, Searryl's Cave State Preserve and Wapsipinicon State Park.


ATTN: Until Further Notice:

  • Wooded trails at Central Park are closed. Please use caution and avoid storm damage while visiting Central Park.

  • The Jones County Grant Wood Trail sections at Martelle and Olin are currently closed as storm cleanup continues.

  • Central Park Campgrounds are open some sites remain closed due to storm damage.

Please avoid storm debris and workers actively working to clean it up.


Intermittent road closures within the park are possible Monday thru Friday as park staff are working to clean up storm debris.  Thank you for your patience.

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