Water Turned Off For The Winter: Both shower buildings and the dump station are closed for the winter in South Lake campground. The electric sites and frost free hydrants remain on year round. Six Pines campground water is turned off for the winter. Only pit latrines are available. All modern facilities are closed for the winter. The east, west and north gates are closed for the winter, the south gate remains open.

Backbone State Park, IA

Photo: Backbone State Park
Status: Open year round.   Season Dates
Max reservation window: Fri Jul 25 2014   Later Dates

Facility Rates*
Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
Off Peak Season
Apr 01 2014 -
Apr 30 2014
Youth Group Only $15.00
Tent Only $6.00
Standard Non-Electric $6.00
Standard Full Hook-Up $14.00
Standard Electric $11.00
Shelters $25.00
Family Cabins Modern $50.00-$85.00
($300.00-$510.00 Weekly**)
Family Cabins Deluxe $100.00
($600.00 Weekly**)
Day-use Lodge $25.00-$125.00
Peak Season
May 01 2014 -
Sep 30 2014
Youth Group Only $15.00
Tent Only $9.00-$11.00
Standard Non-Electric $11.00
Standard Full Hook-Up $19.00
Standard Electric $16.00
Shelters $25.00
Family Cabins Modern $50.00-$85.00
($300.00-$510.00 Weekly**)
Family Cabins Deluxe $100.00
($600.00 Weekly**)
Day-use Lodge $25.00-$125.00
Off Peak Season
Oct 01 2014 -
Oct 31 2014
Youth Group Only $15.00
Tent Only $6.00
Standard Non-Electric $6.00
Standard Full Hook-Up $14.00
Standard Electric $11.00
Shelters $25.00
Family Cabins Modern $50.00-$85.00
($300.00-$510.00 Weekly**)
Family Cabins Deluxe $100.00
($600.00 Weekly**)
Day-use Lodge $25.00-$125.00
Walk In Season
Nov 01 2014 -
Dec 31 2014
Youth Group Only $15.00
Tent Only $6.00
Standard Non-Electric $6.00
Standard Full Hook-Up $14.00
Standard Electric $11.00
Shelters $25.00
Family Cabins Modern $50.00-$85.00
($300.00-$510.00 Weekly**)
Family Cabins Deluxe $100.00
($600.00 Weekly**)
Day-use Lodge $25.00-$125.00
Walk In Season
Jan 01 2015 -
Mar 31 2015
Youth Group Only $15.00
Tent Only $6.00
Standard Non-Electric $6.00
Standard Full Hook-Up $14.00
Standard Electric $11.00
Shelters $25.00
Family Cabins Modern $50.00-$85.00
($300.00-$510.00 Weekly**)
Family Cabins Deluxe $100.00
($600.00 Weekly**)
Day-use Lodge $25.00-$125.00
Off Peak Season
Apr 01 2015 -
Apr 30 2015
Youth Group Only $15.00
Tent Only $6.00
Standard Non-Electric $6.00
Standard Full Hook-Up $14.00
Standard Electric $11.00
Shelters $25.00
Family Cabins Modern $50.00-$85.00
($300.00-$510.00 Weekly**)
Family Cabins Deluxe $100.00
($600.00 Weekly**)
Day-use Lodge $25.00-$125.00

*Displayed rates do not reflect discounts, attribute fees (electrical hook-ups / water hook-ups), taxes or incremental charges
**Weekly rates may not be available for all sites