Clean-Up Day 2020 Saturday September 26th 1-3pm

Lake Manawa 16th Annual All-Volunteer Social Distancing Clean-Up Day! Saturday, Sept 26th 1:00-3:00 P.M. Rain Date Oct 3rd 1-3 P.M. Meet at Shelter #6 near the Dream Playground at 1 pm to pick up supplies and help us clean up Manawa State Park! Trash bags, gloves, bottled water, sunscreen, insect repellent, and snacks will be provided. Please wear protective clothing! Socially Distancing Clean-up For more information: Friends of Lake Manawa (712) 308-1921 friendsoflakemanawa@gmail.com No sign-up or registration necessary, please come help clean up the...

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Annual Clean-up Day Postponed

The Annual Lake Manawa Clean-up Day originally scheduled for Sunday, May 3, 2020, has been postponed to Saturday, September 26, 2020 to coincide with the State-wide DNR Volunteer Day. In the meantime, enjoy the Park. Remember to take out what you bring in. As a reminder, on 4/24/20 IDNR posted the following: “FACILITY CLOSURES UPDATE: ALL park, rec area and state forest campgrounds (including backpack campsites), youth campsites, group camps are closed for recreational camping through May 14, 2020. All cabins, yurts, day-use lodges, shelters, restrooms (modern and nonmodern), shower buildings, playgrounds, museums/visitor centers are also closed through May 14, 2020. OPEN FACILITIES: All parks and forests remain open for day-use including: trails, roads, river and lake access points, boat ramps, shorelines and open spaces such as grassy areas. Equestrian trails may temporarily close due to wet conditions. Please check this page or call the park/forest office regarding equestrian trail closures. When recreating practice social distancing, avoid other groups of people and practice proper...

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Lake Manawa Clean-up Day

Annual Lake Manawa Clean-up Day for 2019 is scheduled for Sunday May 5th from 1 to 3 p.m. Plan on meeting at Site 6 near the Dream Playground to pick up supplies and help us clean up Manawa State Park!  No sign-up or registration...

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