Cairo Woods Wildlife Area

 

Cairo Woods Wildlife Area



Cairo (pronounced “care-oh”) is a favorite with locals for berry-picking, mushrooming, hiking, horseback riding and all kinds of hunting. Great trails for cross-county running!

Amenities

three parking lots

Reasons to Visit

Spring wildflowers along trails;berry picking, mushrooming

Trails: hike and ride horses on mowed work roads (flat to moderate hills); horses allowed May 21-Sept 15 only

Hunting: major – deer, turkey, squirrel, rabbit; minor – pheasant

Fishing: two small, walk-in ponds

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Location:
South of Columbus Junction
9032 S Ave, Columbus Junction, IA 52738

Size: 525 acres

Habitat: forest, grass, prairie, cropland, brush

Management:
Louisa County Conservation Board
lccb@lccb.org       319-523-8381