Camping in Louisa County


Louisa County has five developed campgrounds and three undeveloped sites where camping is allowed. Camp in town, on the shores of Odessa, tucked in the timber or along the river.

12. Flaming Prairie Park

24 sites; open park and timbered sites
restroom water electricity playground water access

20. Langwood Education Center & Camp

Groups only; Open by reservation only
restroom water shower trails water access

24. Louisa County Fairgrounds

10 sites; small town, open park setting
restroom water electricity shower

33. Snively Access Campground

30 sites; shore of Odessa's Main Lake
restroom water electricity water access

35. Virginia Grove Recreation Area

11 sites; timbered setting
restroom water electricity playground trails water access

36. Wapello Fairgrounds Park

10 sites; small town, open park setting
restroom water electricity playground

Undeveloped Sites

5. Cappy Russell Access: no amenities
11. Ferry Landing: restroom
31. River Forks Access: no amenities

Virginia Grove Recreation Area Snively Access Campground Louisa County Fairgrounds River Forks Access Langwood Education Center & Camp Flaming Prairie Park Wapello Fairgrounds Ferry Landing Cappy Russell Access