Welcome to the Winnebago County Conservation Board, one of 99 county conservation boards in Iowa.
We are located in the rolling hills of north-central Iowa's prairie pothole region.
Our purpose is to provide outdoor recreational opportunities for everyone and to protect and conserve our natural resources.
Scroll down for the latest news and browse through our web site often to see what we have to offer! And, be sure to contact us if you have any comments or questions!
Read the Winter edition of "The Prairie Country Quarterly" here.
Thorpe Park Road Opened Temporarily
The road through Thorpe Park has reopened,
but will most likely close again soon
as temperatures warm and the road gets muddy again.
We'll keep you posted!
Lake Mills and Worth County trap-shooting teams competed at the Florence Recreation Area despite the snow! The Florence Trap Shooting Range was built with REAP funds and it was obviously money well-spent!
Treat yourself to a relaxing stay at the Lake Catherine Cabin!
For more information about the cabin, you can download the following items:
Cabin rates are $57.75/weeknight and $73.50/Friday and Saturday nights. (These rates include sales tax.) To reserve the cabin, please let us know the dates using our reservation button below. Then, fill out the rental agreement above and return it to us either through the mail or electronically. Finally, send your payment in (including a separate $100 deposit check). Let us know if you have any questions!
Check the calendar to the left
to see which 2018 dates
(Green dates are available,
red dates are already booked.)
A two-night minimum stay is required on weekends.
Do you shop on Amazon?
If so, you can help out our Friends of Winnebago County Conservation Foundation!
Just click here and you can designate us as your preferred charitable organization! Then, each time you shop, go to smile.amazon.com and .5% of your qualified purchases will be donated to our foundation. It's an easy way to donate, and it doesn't cost you anything! For more information about AmazonSmile, click here.
Be sure to check it out. And, thank you!