Fishing & Hunting
Arney Bend Wildlife Area
1529 Lafayette Avenue, Albion, IA 50005
The wood area is an access point to the Iowa River. Authorized public uses include hunting, fishing, hiking, bird watching, and mushrooming.
1986 135th Street, Liscomb, IA 50148
The 80-acre Forest Reserve was purchased to preserve and manage an important segment of woodland habitat in the Iowa River Valley. Authorized public uses include hunting, fishing, bird watching, mushrooming and primitive camping.
Furrow Access/Jesse R Furrow Sr Access
2991 Main Street Road, Marshalltown, IA 50158
Authorized public uses for this 6-acre wooded area includes bird watching, fishing, boat ramp for boats, canoes and kayaks.
Grammer Grove Wildlife Area
2030 127th Street, Liscomb, Iowa, 50148
Authorized public uses for this 121-acre wildlife refuge include hiking, horseback riding, fishing, cross country skiing, a playground, camping, primitive restrooms and bird watching.
Green Castle Recreation Area
2891 Green Castle Road, Gilman, IA
Area features restored native prairies and is a designated wildlife refuge. Fishing, hiking, a small bison herd and Trumpeter Swan exhibits plus an observatory. Lookout Shelter available for rental fee. Campgrounds coming soon.
Iowa River Wildlife Management Area
2516 Sand Road, Marshalltown, IA 50158
This 485-acres area consisting of river bottom, forest and prairie, is an undeveloped natural area with hunting allowed.
Izaak Walton League
2601 Smith Avenue, Marshalltown, Iowa 50158
Phone: (641) 752-4175
Membership includes walking trails, shooting ranges, fishing pond, camping area, picnic shelter and more.
Mag Holland Access Area
2283 Zeller Avenue, Marshalltown, IA 50158
This 80 acres of undeveloped land is the historic site of the Le Grand Roller Mill and Dam. Authorized public uses include picnicking, hunting, fishing and bird watching.
Rhodes Timber Wildlife Area
209 S Main St, Rhodes, IA 50234
The 61-acre timber area can be accessed from the east and has Clear Creek running north to south. Authorized public uses include hunting and bird watching.
2901 Main Street Road, Marshalltown, IA 50158
This 95 acre area is an important stopover and wintering area for wildlife. Bald Eagles are frequently seen near the area. Authorized public uses include fishing, hiking, wildlife viewing, electric powered boats, canoes, kayaks and paddleboats.
Three Bridges County Park
2272 Three Bridges Road, Marshalltown, IA 50158
The 13-acre park is mostly bottomland timber with limestone bluffs. Authorized public uses include a boat ramp to the Iowa River, historic suspension bridge, hiking, fishing, picnicking and bird watching.
Timmons Grove County Park
1801 Marsh Avenue, Marshalltown, Iowa, 50158
The Iowa River splits this 205-acre forest area into two segments. The north segment includes hiking, fishing, hunting, bird watching, boat ramp to the Iowa River and camping.