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Park & Recreation

Island Park & Campground

Island Park in Adel provides visitors beautiful green space, a public restroom, picnic sites, fire pits, modern playground equipment, soccer fields, a basketball court, and a renovated shelter house. It’s a great place to fish and boat and it also boasts a portage/boat ramp to navigate the low-head dam.

Park Shelter Reservations

The Island park picnic shelter can be reserved for outdoor events. Reservation season runs from April 15-October 15. Fees start at $30 for Adel residents. ($40 for nonresidents). There is no charge for local nonprofit/civic organizations. View shelter availability and make reservations online at Reservations can also be made in person at City Hall. The shelters are great for meetings, weddings, birthday parties, or other outdoor events.

Campsite Reservations

Please call 515-360-7481 for more information and to make a reservation.

Park Amenities

  • Restrooms
  • Fire Pits
  • Soccer Fields
  • Basketball Court
  • Horseshoe Pits
  • Park Shelter
  • Playground
  • Boat Ramp