City Park Campgrounds

Located near the intersection of Highways 150 and 281 Oelwein City Park Campground offers 40 electrical and water camping sites. Lake Oelwein offers great scenery and good fishing on the jetties of this “no wake” lake. Conveniently located in the center of the campground is a shelter and playground. A modern restroom and shower facility compliment the campground. There is also a dedicated area for tent/primitive (no electrical or water) camping.

Kayak rentals are also available for your enjoyment on Lake Oelwein.  Each kayak will come with one paddle and personal flotation device.  Kayak rentals are available through the Campground Hosts and are for use on Lake Oelwein only.           lake oelwein 11

Camping Rates:

Daily - $16.00/day

Senior Daily - $14.00/day

Primitive Camping - $8.00/day

Weekly - $82.00/week

Senior Weekly - $77.00/week

History of Oelwein

The town of Oelwein was laid out in a corn field purchased from G.A. Oelwein on the coming of the Burlington, Cedar Rapids and Minnesota Railroad (later called the Rock Island) in 1872. Some years later... Read More

Contact Us

 (319) 283-5440
 (319) 283-4032
 20 2nd Ave. S.W.