Saulsbury Bridge Campground

no out of state firewood

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Campgrounds are open for the 2017 camping season.

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Saulsbury Bridge Recreation Area has three campgrounds each managed under a self-registration system. Campsites cannot be reserved.

Firewood is available in the main campground for a fee. No out-of-state firewood is allowed in MCCB areas.

Campsites have picnic tables, fire rings, and on-site parking. Tent camping only sites (Area A Chicken Creek) do not have on-site parking.Campsites are available on a first-come, first-served basis only.

CAMPING SPECIALS 2017

  • FREE Wednesdays: Camp for FREE any Wednesday from April - October
  • 2 for 1 Weekends: Camp in any of the Saulsbury campgrounds the first night at the regular price and stay the next night for FREE.
April 21-22
May 5-6
May 19-20
June 2-3
June 16-17
July 7-8
July 21-22
August 4-5
August 18-19
September 15-16
October 20-21

MAIN CAMPGROUND $20/night

  • Camping fee for those with a permanent handicap is $15/night
  • Coupon book: 6 nights for $100; Available from the campground host or at the Environmental Learning Center
  • 24 camping spurs (Sites 1-24)
  • Electrical hookups
  • Modern restrooms and showers
  • Drinking water
  • Dump station
  • Campground host

RIVER CAMPGROUND $17/night

  • Camping fee for those with a permanent handicap is $15/night
  • 9 camping spurs (Sites 25-33)
  • Restrooms (vault toilets)
  • Showers available in Main Campground

PRIMITIVE CAMPING AREA $10/night

  • Primitive environment
  • Tents only
  • No vehicle parking at the campsite
  • Limited picnic tables and fire rings
  • Restrooms and showers available in Main Campground

PLEASE HELP KEEP OUR CAMPGROUNDS BEAUTIFUL!

  • Clean up your campsite before you leave
  • Place trash in dumpsters not in the fire rings
  • Do not leave firewood, tree limbs or scrap wood by the fire rings or in mowed areas

MAPS/LOCATION

  • From Highway 61 in Muscatine go 2.5 miles north on Mulberry Rd., then 4 miles west on Saulsbury Rd.
  • Find it on the county map
  • Park Map - aerial photo with trails, boundaries, etc

RULES & REGULATIONS

  • Area closes 10:30 p.m. daily.
  • All visitors not registered as campers must leave by the closing time
  • Pets must be leashed at all times. Dogs may run at-large in public hunting areas in the Saulsbury Bridge Recreation Area.
  • Complete County Conservation rules and regulations - See section 8 for camping regulations