Flaming Prairie Park

Northeast of Grandview

A pretty little park with a beautiful, natural wetland. The Mississippi River is a short hike over the levee. The campground is spacious, with plenty of room to park your boat and trailer nearby.


Flaming Prairie Park & Campground is OPEN!!  Camping at Flaming Prairie is $17/night. Self-register at the kiosk in the campground.

NOTE: This area is often closed when the Mississippi River is high.


14624 County Road X61
Muscatine, IA 52761
GPS: 41.263185, -91.115056
Size: 71 acres

  • Drinking water
  • Playground
  • Parking lot
  • Picnic shelter
  • Picnic tables
  • Grills
  • Restroom, primitive
  • Boat ramp, gravel-Mississippi River
  • Picnicking
  • Camping
  • Nature Study
  • Paddling
  • Boating (all motors)
  • Fishing
  • NO hunting allowed

Mississippi River

Camping at Flaming Prairie Park

Flaming Prairie campsites are first-come, first-served only. A self-pay box is available at the campground kiosk.

Campground Amenities

  • Gravel camp pads
  • 50/30/20 Amp Service (electric sites only)
  • Water (for the campground, not individual sites)
  • Restroom, Primitive
  • Picnic Table
  • Fire ring with grill
  • Trash cans

Dump Station
There are NOT full hookups with septic & water in any LCC campground. There is a dump station available in Wapello at the North End Park. Call the City of Wapello for more information.

Electric sites: 17
Non-electric sites: -1
Camping fees: $17/night
Payment Options: All campsites at Virginia Grove and Snively Campgrounds must be reserved through MyCountyParks.com. Reserve a campsite ahead of time or scan the QR Code on the campsite pedestal to make your reservation. Campsites at Flaming Prairie are first-come, first-served.


Camping Info

All sites at Virginia Grove and Snively Campgrounds are available for reservation on MyCountyParks.com. Sites at Flaming Prairie are first-come, first-served. 

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