Chimney Rock Campground is located right along the Chimney Rocks portion of the scenic Upper Iowa River, and is one of the most beautiful campgrounds in Iowa, and possibly the entire Midwest. Located outside of Cresco, and just 15 minutes from Decorah. The address is 3312 Chimney Rock Rd, in Cresco, Iowa. For more information, or to make a reservation, click here.

Located on a private farm, Under the Stars at Chimney Rock offers a relaxing, rustic country atmosphere.  Featuring, 7 cabins, as well as 30 campsites with electrical hook-ups, and 20+ primitive sites  In 2015 Chimney Rock was 1 of only 12 locations in Iowa chosen to be featured in an infomercial sponsored by Iowa tourism, and In 2016 the campground was listed in the Des Moines Register as 1 of the top 100 things to do in Iowa.

Looking for a little Adventure? Look no further, National Geographic’s Adventure Magazine has recognized paddling the Upper Iowa River as one of the top 100 Adventures in the United States. You can read all about this float trip, by clicking here.

Chimney Rock Campground, rents canoes, kayaks, and tubes for all your floating needs. Imagine paddling down river past 200 foot tall bluffs in a gorgeous spring fed river.

A hunting and fishing paradise. The campground is surrounded with both public and private hunting grounds, the area is a great place for deer, turkey and pheasant hunting. Located just a short distance from a cold water trout stream. The area has also been described as a “hot-spot” for both bass and trout fishing.

Chimney Rock, is the perfect location for family fun. The campground has shower facilities, a sand volleyball court, a swimming area, kayak and canoe rentals, a picnic pavilion, a playground, and a newly expanded Rec room with video games and a pool table. A weekend at Chimney Rock, is sure to create memories your family will cherish forever.

Onsite amenities include: Bath house, Showers/bathroom, Camp store, Dump station, Electric, Water, Wifi available in shower house.

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