Recreation

Des Moines County Conservation
319-753-8260
Fax: 319-752-5737
13700 Washington Road
West Burlington, IA 52655
Monday through Friday 7 am - 3 pm
Office is closed 11:00-12:00 for lunch
Des Moines County Conservation is dedicated to the sustainability of natural resources throughout the land stewardship, conservation education and by providing quality outdoor recreation opportunities. 
*Camping *Environmental Education *Fishing *Hunting *Nature *Parks * Planting Services * Shooting Ranges * Youth Summer Camps * Witte Observatory and much more. Please visit the website for further detailed information. 
Parks include: Big Hollow Recreation Area, Chautauqua Park, 4th Pumping Plant Recreation Area , Hickory Bend, Hunt Woods, Luckenbill Woods, Starr's Cave Park and Preserve, Waters Park, Welter Recreation Area (Skunk River Access).  
 
Rec Plex
319-758-9419
501 S. Broadway Street
Burlington, IA 52655
Rec Plex features tournament - class facilities for soccer, softball, sand volleyball and guest services building including full service concessions and spectator plazas. League play is scheduled during the week and various tournaments and special events are offered on the weekends. 
 
YMCA
319-753-6734
Fax: 319-753-6736
2410 Mt. Pleasant Street
Burlington, IA 52601
Monday - Friday 5 am - 10 pm
Saturday 7:30 am - 5 pm
Open Sundays October - April 1-5 pm Closed Holidays
Adults, children and youth programs, aquatics, sports activities, family activities, dances, health and fitness, 55+ program, child care center, before and after school programs, parent's day out, kids' gym daycare.