News and Happenings

  • Deadline for Youth Basketball Programs is Mon, Oct 23

    SHARP SHOOTERS for grades 1st thru 3rd is held in the Carrie Lee Elementary Gym on Saturday Mornings, November 11 thru December 9.  Fee is $25 and includes a reversible jersey. HOOPSTERS for grades 4th thru 6th is held in the Middle School Gym on Saturday mornings, November 4 thru December 9.  Fee is $30 … [READ MORE]
  • Deadline for Adult Leagues is Fri, Oct 20

    Adult Volleyball Leagues:  Matches are played in the evenings in the Carrie Lee Gym.  League play starts in November with Coed on Sundays (Nov 5) and Women’s on Wednesdays (Nov 8).  Cost per team is $75. Men’s 3 on 3 Basketball League:   League play is Thursday evenings beginning Nov 9.  Game play provides a good workout with … [READ MORE]
  • Campground Closes Sun, Oct 29

    Pulpit Rock Campground in Decorah will close for the season on Sunday, October 29. The last night of camping will be Saturday, October 28. All campers and tents will need to be removed from the campground by regular check out time on Sunday, October 29. Thank you for a wonderful camping season, we hope you … [READ MORE]
  • Decorah Dog Park

    The new Dog Park will be located on a 2-acre plot of land behind the Decorah Walmart.   Donations are being collected for this new park and will be matched dollar-for-dollar if received by  Thursday, October 26.  The Phase 1 Goal of $30,000 is within reach as contributions and matching dollars currently total $22,000.  Upon reaching … [READ MORE]

Contact/Follow Us

Decorah Parks and Recreation Office
PO Box 513
400 Claiborne Drive (City Hall)
Decorah, IA 52101
E-mail: parkrec@decorahia.org
Web: parks.decorahia.org
Phone: (563) 382-4158
Fax: (563) 382-6525
Office Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 am-5:00 pm

Click here for a map to the Park-Rec. Office

Park Maintenance Shop
(563) 382-8256

Municipal Swimming Pool
(563) 382-2055

Pulpit Rock Campground
(563) 382-9551 | prcamping@decorahia.org

Your Gift Will Keep on Giving

The Decorah Parks and Recreation Endowment Fund is a permanent fund with the Winneshiek County Community Foundation, therefore the donated dollars are invested and only interest income from the fund is granted out. Your contribution to this endowment fund will forever help to maintain and enhance Decorah’s parks, trails, recreational facilities, campground, swimming pool and all programs offered through Decorah Parks and Recreation.

To read our news release on the ENDOWMENT FUND, click here:

Special Events Trail Use Registration

All individuals, businesses or non-profit groups must register special events that take place on any portion of the Trout Run Trail. This registration form must be fully completed and filed no later than one month prior to the event date. This allows for Decorah Parks and Recreation and Winneshiek County Conservation to review and approve/deny the request and rule out scheduling conflicts.

To download the REGISTRATION FORM, click here:

Videos

A Glimpse at Decorah Park-Rec

Blood, Sweat & Dirt – The DHPT Story