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Winter Activites

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Cherokee County offers a wide array of winter activities that are fun for the whole family!

Snowmobiling is allowed on Park Roads Only!

  • Martins Access
  • Silver Sioux Recreation Area
  • Ranney Knob Area

Hunting is allowed in most areas. Visit the hunting page for more information

Snowshoeing is allowed in all of the Cherokee County Conservation properties.

  Cross country skiing is allowed in all of the Cherokee County Conservation properties.
  Cross country skis are available to rent from the Conservation Board Office, to reserve call 712-225-6709.

 

Area Groomed
Martins Access Road/Trails
Silver Sioux Recreation Area Road
Redtail Ridge Habitat Area Trail
Ranney Knob Area Road



Ice Fishing:  The Little Sioux River can be a very good spot to spend a nice day ice fishing. Species that can be caught include catfish, northern pike, and walleye.

Follow all Iowa fishing regulations and only go out during safe ice conditions.

Area Type
Larson Lake (sunfish, perch, bass, catfish, crappie) Lake
Nelson Area River
Martin's Access River
Barnes Access River
Redtail Ridge Habitat Area River
Silver Sioiux Recreation Area River
Stieneke Area River
Ritts Area River
Ranney Knob Area River

 

CHEROKEE COUNTY CONSERVATION
629 River Road 
Cherokee, IA 51012

Office Hours: Monday-Friday

8:00 A.M-4:30 P.M.
PHONE: (712) 225-6709
EMAIL: 

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WEBSITE: 

www.cherokeecountyparks.com

www.mycountyparks.com

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