Monticello, IA
  • View of campground and Maquoketa River.
  • Fishing in our lake
  • We have two rustic cabins on property
  • New in 2020
  • Enjoy riverside tent camping

Monticello/Cedar Rapids/Dubuque IA

Monticello, IA

WAYS TO STAY

Cabin

RV Site

Tent Site

Group Rental

RV Rental

About this park

Nested beside the Maquoketa River in Monticello between Dubuque and Cedar Rapids, Jellystone Park 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.

Sites & Rentals
  • 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
Attractions
  • 2 Playground
  • Archery Tag
  • Ballfield
  • Basketball Court
  • Birthday parties
  • Character bedtime tuck-ins
  • Fishing
  • Floating WIBIT Water Playground - NEW 2020
  • Floating WIBIT Water Playground - New 2020
  • Gameroom
  • Gameshow Mania
  • Golf Cart Rentals
  • Jumping Pillow
  • Lake - for fishing
  • Paddleboat Rentals
  • Pedal Carts
  • River Tubing
  • Theme weekends & activity programs
  • Train Rides - Kiddie
  • Volleyball
  • Wagon Rides
  • Walking distance from Jones County Fairgrounds
Convenience
  • Wireless Internet (Wi-Fi) - Free
  • Snack Shop
  • Laundry Room
  • 4 Comfort Station/Bathroom
  • 3 Pavilion - Great for group outings
  • General Store
  • Golf Cart Rentals
Awards
  • Pinnacle Park Award 2016, 2019 Rookie of the year Owners 2016 Outstanding Recreation 2017,2018, 2019 Outstanding Customer Service 2017, 2018, 2019
Operation Dates

Apr 10 to Oct 15

Office Hours

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

Park Rates
  • Tent sites: $35 (holidays $40, fair week $45)
  • Electric: $44 (holidays $50, fair week $55)
  • W/E: $48 (holidays $53, fair week $58)
  • W/E/S: $51 (holidays $56, fair week $61)
  • Cabin 1: $86 (holidays $91, fair week $96)
  • Cabin 2: $96(holidays $100, fair week $105) Deluxe Cabins $185 (holiday $200, Fair week $220)
  • 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. We are as friendly as they are

Discover what’s around this park

Address

22128 Hwy 38 North
Monticello, IA 52310

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GPS

Lat: 42.2593 - Lng: -91.1925

Resources

Events at this park

Change Year

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  • Apr 10 - Apr 12Opening Weekend

  • May 01 - May 03Wake the Bears Weekend
  • May 08 - May 10Mother's Day Weekend
  • May 22 - May 25Memorial Day Weekend

  • Jun 12 - Jun 14Cindy Bear Birthday
  • Jun 19 - Jun 21Father's Day Weekend/Back to the 80's
  • Jun 26 - Jun 28Jurassic Weekend

  • Jul 03 - Jul 064th of July Week
  • Jul 10 - Jul 12Christmas in July
  • Jul 17 - Jul 19Hero's Week
  • Jul 20 - Jul 26Fair Week
  • Jul 31 - Aug 02Wet N' Wild

  • Aug 07 - Aug 09Yogi Bear™ Birthday Party
  • Aug 14 - Aug 16Chocolate Lovers Week
  • Aug 21 - Aug 23Pirate Week
  • Aug 28 - Aug 30Carnival Week

  • Sep 03 - Sep 07Labor Day Weekend
  • Sep 11 - Aug 13Cowboy Week
  • Sep 18 - Sep 20Boo Boo's Birthday
  • Sep 25 - Sep 27Halloween Weekend 1

  • Oct 02 - Oct 04Halloween Weekend 2
  • Oct 09 - Oct 11Halloween Weekend 3/Closing Weekend
S’more Deals for this park
  • Back to back

    Apr 10 - Jun 01, 2020

    stay two consecutive weekends only pay $5 per day for electricity when you are not here. Or unplug and leave your camper for free. Must mention this at time of reservation

  • Deluxe Cabins

    Apr 10 - May 21, 2020

    Stay two nights mid-week and receive 15% off. Must mention this at time of reservation

  • Stay 6 nights get one free

    Apr 10 - Oct 15, 2020

    Stay 6 consecutive nights get one free

  • Half Off

    Apr 10 - Apr 23, 2020

    Half all any Camping sites excludes Cabins. Only on stays between these dates. No other discount may be used. Rewards will be used for these dates.