News and Happenings

  • Fair Fun Run Results

    A total of 125 runners of all ages registered for the 27th Annual Fair Fun Run which was held Saturday, July 14, beginning at the Winneshiek County Fairgrounds.  There was a 3 mile race for older children and adults, and a Kids Race for 12 & under.  Check out the full results by clicking HERE  [READ MORE]
  • Decorah Dog Park Opens

    The Decorah Parks and Recreation Department has announced the opening of the Decorah Dog Park located at 1788 Old Stage Road between Walmart and the City Wastewater Plant.  The idea for the Dog Park was that of local citizens who raised the money needed and organized the concept for this park. The Decorah Dog Park is … [READ MORE]
  • Fair Fun Run Pre-registration is due Fri, June 29

    Please note only runners who pre-register by June 29 and pay $10 will receive a shirt.  The Decorah Parks & Recreation Fair Fun Run will be held Saturday, July 14.  This event for the whole family consists of a 3/4 mile distance for children 12 and under and a 3-mile distance for older children and adults.  Each … [READ MORE]
  • Free Slide into Summer Family Fun Night

    This free event Tuesday, June 5, 5:30-7pm at the Decorah swimming pool will feature live music from The Buck Hollow Band, face painting, a bouncy house, a water wall, free popcorn, and other items for purchase! This event is sponsored by Decorah Bank & Trust Co. No need to register, just show up! [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

Decorah Park-Rec Through the Eyes of the Kids