Iowa 4-H Center Facilities and Rental
Situated on 1,100 acres of wooded bluff and native prairie in the heart of Iowa 's spectacular Des Moines River Valley , the Iowa 4–H Center offers a variety of conference, lodging, and program facilities to meet the needs of any group! The 4-H Center consists of five independent villages, a cottage, a central dining/meeting lodge, swimming pool, recreational grounds and eleven miles of hiking trails. All villages except Maple are open year-round. All lodges feature modern full service bathrooms with hot water and showers. Each village has its own outdoor campfire ring, inspiration point, and indoor fireplace. In total, the Iowa 4-H Center can house up to 388 people during the summer season and 294 during the winter season.
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Each of our villages (main lodge and cabin groups) is unique in their size, set-up, and cost.For more details on each specific village with photos, fees, and building descriptions, please click on the village name below to learn more about the facility.
Business Meetings, Seminars and Events
Linden Lodge is a great location for business meetings, seminars and events with an airconditioned dining facility for up to 250 people. Linden Lodge features a speaker system, an open truss ceiling and an expansive view of the Center's natural beauty, along with a brick patio for additional outdoor space. Linden also has wireless internet.
Please review all this information before coming to the Iowa 4-H Center. If you have any questions please feel free to contact the camp office.
We have many activities available at the Iowa 4-H Center - from sport areas such as volley ball that groups can use on their own at no charge, to high ropes and climbing tower programs that require scheduled camp staff to lead the program for a fee.