US Army Corps of Engineers
Rock Island District Website

Camping Season/Fees

Ivans 2020 Camping Season:
June 1 - September 28

Camping Fee:

Reservations Accepted: Yes


Ivans Recreation Area
1125 198th Place
Knoxville, IA  50138


Contact Information

No Fee Booth - Campsite reservations should be made prior to arrival online at or by calling toll free 1-877-444-6777.

Corps of Engineers Office:
Phone: (641) 828-7522 or (641) 628-8690


Ivans Recreation Area

Ivans is the smallest, but one of the most scenic campgrounds available at Lake Red Rock. This area offers 21 campsites in a heavily wooded area on the south shore of the Des Moines River. Shower facilities and access to the Volksweg paved trail are provided here.

Sites are reservable through or by calling toll free 1-877-444-6777.