Monticello/Cedar Rapids/Dubuque IA

Nested beside the Maquoketa River in Monticello between Dubuque and Cedar Rapids, Jellystone Park (formerly Walnut Acres campground) is a family-friendly camping destination that has been a family tradition since 1984 and widely recognized as one of the premier Campgrounds in Iowa. Relax and enjoy the unique seasons of Iowa in your RV, tent, one of our cabins or camper rental. Try our heated pool and activities for the kids. Great for large groups or small families.

  • View of campground and Maquoketa River.
    Monticello/Cedar Rapids/Dubuque IA
  • Fishing in our lake
    Monticello/Cedar Rapids/Dubuque IA
  • We have two rustic cabins on property
    Monticello/Cedar Rapids/Dubuque IA
  • We have one camper rental
    Monticello/Cedar Rapids/Dubuque IA
  • Enjoy riverside tent camping
    Monticello/Cedar Rapids/Dubuque IA
  • Play on our sandy beach
    Monticello/Cedar Rapids/Dubuque IA
New Jellystone in 2016!

Park Attractions

Discover What's Around the Park

Sites & Rentals

  • 2 Playground
  • Archery Tag
  • Ballfield
  • Basketball Court
  • Birthday parties
  • Character bedtime tuck-ins
  • Fishing
  • Gameroom
  • Gameshow Mania
  • Golf Cart Rentals
  • Horseshoes
  • Jumping Pillow
  • Lake - for fishing
  • Outdoor Pool
  • Paddleboat Rentals
  • Pedal Carts
  • River Tubing
  • Sandy Beach
  • Theme weekends & activity programs
  • Train Rides - Kiddie
  • Volleyball
  • Wagon Rides
  • Walking distance from Jones County Fairgrounds
  • 143 Full Hook Up W/E/S Sites - (pull thru and 50 amp available)
  • 104 W/E Sites - (pull thru and 50 amp available)
  • 31 Electric only sites
  • 10 Primitive Sites
  • 2 Cabins - Rustic: queen bed, bunk beds, front porch, air conditioning (no bathroom or kitchen)
  • 1 Camper/RV Rental

Location & Info

22128 Hwy 38 North
Monticello, IA 52310

http://www.monticellojellystone.com

Email: walnutacrescampground@hotmail.com

GPS: Lat: 42.2593 - Lng: -91.1925

Phone & Maps

319.465.4665

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Operating Dates

Apr 15 to Oct 15

Office Hours

In Season: Mon-Thurs 8am-6pm, Fri-Sat 8am-9pm, Sun 9am-6pm

Events & Additional Info

Events

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  • Apr 15 - Apr 16Wake the Bears Weekend

  • May 06 - May 08Mother's Day
  • May 27 - May 30Memorial Day Weekend

  • Jun 03 - Jun 05Super Size Me
  • Jun 10 - Jun 12Christmas in June
  • Jun 17 - Jun 19Father's Day
  • Jun 24 - Jun 26Race Weekend

  • Jul 01 - Jul 04Independence Day
  • Jul 08 - Jul 10Wet N' Wild
  • Jul 15 - Jul 16Yogi Bear™ Birthday Party
  • Jul 17 - Jul 24The Great Jones County Fair
  • Jul 29 - Jul 31Color Me & Fun Run

  • Aug 05 - Aug 07Halloween
  • Aug 12 - Aug 14Chocolate Weekend
  • Aug 19 - Aug 21Tribal Survival
  • Aug 26 - Aug 28Carnival Weekend

  • Sep 02 - Sep 05Labor Day Weekend
  • Sep 09 - Sep 10Grandparents Day

  • Oct 07 - Oct 09Yogi Bear™ & Cindy Bear™ Hibernation

Conveniences

  • Wireless Internet (Wi-Fi) - Free
  • Snack Shop
  • Laundry Room
  • 4 Comfort Station/Bathroom
  • 3 Pavilion - Great for group outings
  • General Store
  • Golf Cart Rentals
  • Golf Cart Rentals

Awards

Park Rates & S'more Deals

Park Rates

  • Tent sites: $22 (holidays $24, fair week $27)
  • Electric: $30 (holidays $32, fair week $35)
  • W/E: $34 (holidays $34, fair week $36)
  • W/E/S: $36 (holidays $38, fair week $41)
  • Cabin 1: $65 (holidays $67, fair week $70)
  • Cabin 2: $75 (holidays $77, fair week $80)
  • Rental Trailer: $120
  • Additional adults: $10/person ($12.50 during fair week)
  • Golf Cart Rental: $50/day
  • Paddle boat/peddle carts: $5 for half hour
  • Tubes: $5 for 4 hours

Discounts: Military 10%

Age Restrictions: Must be 21 to rent a campsite or cabin.

Pet Policy: No aggressive dogs.

S'more Deals

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