Virginia Grove Recreation Area

This quiet park has a little of everything from a small pond to a historic schoolhouse.

About

Location:

Northwest of Morning Sun

20406 55th Street, Morning Sun, IA 52640

Size: 106 acres

Habitat: park, prairie, pond, forest, uplands

Amenities: playground, picnic shelter (reserve shelter), picnic tables, grills, fire rings, restrooms with pit toilets, electricity, water, campground, 5-acre pond, handicap fishing dock, historic schoolhouse, trails, walk-down access for putting in non-motorized boats

Activities: picniking, camping, fishing (pond), nature study, bird watching, hunting

Campground Info: campground (11 sites, some pull through, gravel pads); $12/night; 50/30/20 amp service

Hunting: squirrel, deer, turkey, rabbit

Trails: 3-miles of looping trails with a natural surface through timber (flat to slightly challenging)

Maps

Downloads: Aerial photo and location map (.pdf)

Go to Louisa County Conservation Google Map to see all areas and be able to get directions

 

Contact Us

P: 319-523-8381

F: 319-527-2131

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Staff

 

This website funded by:

 

Conservation Office

12635 CR G56, Suite 101

Wapello, IA 52653

 

Office Hours:

M - F, 10:00 - 3:00

Other times by chance or appointment