Lake Darling State Park Camp
Lake Darling – Continuing Iowa’s Conservation Legacy
For campers going into 3rd-7th grades.
Tiered Pricing ($255-$205-$155)
*Cost reduced thanks to generous support from Friends of Lake Darling State Park.

Campers will spend a week exploring the lake and woodlands of Lake Darling. Named after J.N. “Ding” Darling, a champion of conservation, campers will learn about Iowa’s natural heritage and the importance of wild places on the landscape. Fishing, kayaking, and art projects will provide hands-on experiences to connect campers to the natural world. 

Activities may include paddle sports, foraging, fishing, beach engineering, and songbird banding with professionals permitted by the U.S. Geological Survey's Bird Banding Laboratory. 

Pick-Up and Drop-Off Location: Main Lodge in Lake Darling State Park
Lake Darling State Park
August 5-9, 2024
Grades 3rd - 7th
Tiered Pricing ($255 - $205 - $155)
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