Marble Beach State Recreation Area, IA

Marble Beach`s campground is the largest in the Iowa Great Lakes Region. The campground is well shaded and features paved roads, boat ramps, modern restroom and shower facilities, as well as a sanitary dump station. The campground includes non-electric sites and sites with electrical...
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Max reservation window: Fri Dec 19 2014   Later Dates

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Marble Beach Campground Standard Non-Electric 6 35 Back-In
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Marble Beach Campground Standard Non-Electric 6 25 Back-In
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Marble Beach Campground Standard Non-Electric 6 15 Back-In
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Marble Beach Campground Standard Non-Electric 6 20 Back-In
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Marble Beach Campground Standard Non-Electric 6 15 Back-In
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Marble Beach Campground Standard Non-Electric 6 25 Back-In
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Marble Beach Campground Standard Non-Electric 6 20 Back-In
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Marble Beach Campground Standard Non-Electric 6 15 Back-In
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Marble Beach Campground Standard Non-Electric 6 20 Back-In
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Marble Beach Campground Standard Non-Electric 6 10 Back-In
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Marble Beach Campground Standard Non-Electric 6 10 Back-In
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Marble Beach Campground Standard Non-Electric 6 30 Back-In
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Marble Beach Campground Standard Non-Electric 6 10 Back-In
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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Marble Beach Campground Standard Non-Electric 6 30 Back-In
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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Marble Beach Campground Standard Non-Electric 6 15 Back-In
Electric Hookup - no Full Hookup - no
Pets Allowed Near Water - no
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*** Some sites may be available only from the campground on a first-come-first-served basis.
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Overview

Description

Marble Beach`s campground is the largest in the Iowa Great Lakes Region. The campground is well shaded and features paved roads, boat ramps, modern restroom and shower facilities, as well as a sanitary dump station. The campground includes non-electric sites and sites with electrical hookups.

Geography:

The Iowa Great Lakes Region is made up of the following areas: Boaters Access, Claire Wilson State Recreation Area, Crandall`s Beach, East Okoboji Beach Access, Elinor Bedell State Park, Emerson Bay State Recreation Area, Fort Defiance State Park, Gardner Cabin Area, Given`s Point Access, Gull Point State Park, Hafer Landing (HWY 9), Hattie Elston Access, Hinshaw Bridge Access, Lighthouse Point, Lower Gar Access State Recreation Area, Marble Beach State Recreation Area, Mini-Wakan State Park, Minniewashta Access, Narrows Access, Okamanpedan State Park, Pikes Point State Park, Templar State Recreation Area and Trapper`s Bay State Park.

Recreation:

Spirit Lake is the largest natural lake in Iowa and provides some of the best fishing in the state. Anglers will find challenging sport pursuing a variety of game fish including walleye, northern pike, muskellunges, largemouth and smallmouth bass, white bass, perch, bluegills, crappies, catfish, and bullheads.

Crandall`s Beach provides a fine place for young and old to sunbathe and splash in the clear water of Big Spirit Lake, and is located just north of Marble Beach State Recreation Area on Highway M49.

The lakes area of northwest Iowa offers a tremendous array of outdoor recreational opportunities, year-round. The unique setting of beautiful clear Lakes East and West Okoboji, Big Spirit Lake and other water bodies truly provide wonderful opportunities for outdoor recreation.

Marble Beach has a paved trail that runs the length of the park and is connected with miles of area recreational trails.

Nearby Attractions:

Marble Beach State Recreation Area is located three miles north of Spirit Lake. Other towns nearby include Milford, Okoboji, Arnolds Park, West Okoboji, and Wahpeton.

Booking Window
Sun Sep 21 2014 - Fri Dec 19 2014

Reservations must be made 2 Days(s) ahead of arrival and can be made up to 3 Month(s) in advance.

Season Dates

Season Schedule

Park Season Start End
Peak Thu May 01 2014 Tue Sep 30 2014
Off Peak Wed Oct 01 2014 Fri Oct 31 2014
Walk In Sat Nov 01 2014 Wed Dec 31 2014
Walk In Thu Jan 01 2015 Tue Mar 31 2015
Off Peak Wed Apr 01 2015 Thu Apr 30 2015
Peak Fri May 01 2015 Wed Sep 30 2015
Services and Amenities
Within Facility
  • Boat Launch Ramp
  • Boating
  • Canoeing
  • Dock, Boat
  • Dump Station
  • Fishing
  • Hiking
  • Jet Skiing
  • Jogging/Running
  • Kayaking
  • Lake
  • Modern Restroom
  • Mountain Biking
  • Paddle Boating
  • Park Office
  • Parking
  • Powerboating
  • RESTROOMS
  • Sail Boating
  • Showers
  • Toilet, Pit/Vault
  • Trash Dumpster
  • Walking
  • Water Hydrants
  • Wildlife Viewing
Greater Than 10 Miles
  • AQUARIUM DISPLAY
  • ATM/CASH MACHINE
  • Antiquing
  • Boat Rental
  • CHURCH
  • Convenience Store
  • Fish Cleaning Station
  • Fish Hatchery
  • Fuel, Boats
  • Fuel, Vehicles
  • GROCERY STORE
  • Golfing
  • HORSESHOE PITS
  • Hospital
  • Hunting
  • Kayak Rentals
  • Laundry
  • Lookout Tower
  • MAINTENANCE, BOAT
  • Marina
  • Motel
  • PIER, FISHING
  • RETAIL, BAIT & TACKLE
  • RETAIL, DRINKS
  • RETAIL, FIREWOOD
  • RETAIL, ICE
  • RETAIL, SNACKS
  • Rentals, Boat, Motorized
  • Rentals, Jet Skis
  • Shopping
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Fees and Cancellation Policies
Special Policy Applicable to this Facility
Access into and out of designated campgrounds is permitted from 4:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. daily. From 10:30 p.m. to 4:00 a.m. only registered campers are permitted in and out of campgrounds.

Facility Rates*
Park Season Site Type Nightly/Daily Rates
Peak Season
May 01 2014 -
Sep 30 2014
Standard Non-Electric $11.00
Standard Electric $16.00
Off Peak Season
Oct 01 2014 -
Oct 31 2014
Standard Non-Electric $6.00
Standard Electric $11.00
Walk In Season
Nov 01 2014 -
Dec 31 2014
Standard Non-Electric $6.00
Standard Electric $11.00
Walk In Season
Jan 01 2015 -
Mar 31 2015
Standard Non-Electric $6.00
Standard Electric $11.00
Off Peak Season
Apr 01 2015 -
Apr 30 2015
Standard Non-Electric $6.00
Standard Electric $11.00
Peak Season
May 01 2015 -
Sep 30 2015
Standard Non-Electric $11.00
Standard Electric $16.00

*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
Getting There
GPS Info. (Latitude, Longitude):
43.47056, -95.12361
43°28'14"N, 95°7'25"W

Located on the west side of Big Spirit Lake off of County Rd M49.
Contact Information

Mailing Address:

Marble Beach State Recreation Area
1500 Harpen St
Milford  IA  51351

Phone Number:

Information:  (712) 337-3211
Additional Information