Camping

at Van Meter State Park

Van Meter State Park offers basic and electric campsites.

To view campsite details, photos and availability, go to the reservation website by clicking the "Make a Reservation Now" link below. Printable campground maps are available for your reference by clicking the "Campground Map" link.

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Camping Fees

Campground Information

 

Available Dates

Showers/Water Available

Reservations

Types of Sites

Campground Map
 
Year-round April 15-Oct. 31 April 15-Oct. 31 Basic, Electric*

* Premium Electric sites available

Click here for a guide to the symbols.

Important Camping Information:
  • First-come, first-served sites are available. Reservable sites may be available on a day-by-day basis if the site is not reserved. Before occupying a site, check with the park staff or follow the directions on the posted card.
  • For weekend reservations, there is a required two-night minimum of Friday/Saturday or Saturday/Sunday.
  • The showerhouse is closed during the off-season (Nov. 1 through April 14),
  • Firewood is available for sale during posted hours.
  • Campers planning to carry in firewood must comply with current firewood advisories.