Grant Nature Land


Address: 2439 Fenton Street
Swan, IA 50252


Phone: (515) 961-6169



Campground will be open April 15th through November 1st of each year.


Grant Nature Land is located just 10 miles Southeast of the City of Carlisle. Head Southeast on IA-5 out of Carlisle for 9.4 miles. Turn right onto Erbe Street for half a mile. Continue onto 245th Ave for a quarter of a mile. Turn left at Fenton Street into the park.

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Donated by Ferold and Dorothy Grant, this 150 acre park in northeast Warren County features a picnic shelter, a secluded pond, wonderful woodland trails! The campground is now OPEN and offers 15 campsites with 20/30/50 amp electrical hookups as well as a shower house and modern toilets. The picnic shelter is available for reservation by calling the WCCB office at (515) 961-6169.

The camping rate is $20 per night, cash only. Reservations are not accepted, but on a first come first serve basis. Registration is required and is available at the campground entrance. Campers may stay in WCCB campgrounds for 14 days out of any 30 day period.


Things to do at Grant Nature Land

We manage over 2,700 acres that are open for visitors to enjoy a variety
of year-round outdoor recreational activities.


Wildlife Viewing





Park Rules

What to Do and What Not to Do


Parks shall be closed during the hours of 10:00 p.m. to 6:30 a.m.

County Area

It shall be unlawful for any person to destroy, remove, damage or deface any buildings, park equipment, plant life, trees, signs, structures or natural material found within the boundaries of Grant Nature Land.

Motor Vehicles

All vehicles shall be confined to designated roadways and parking areas. No vehicle shall be left unattended on any county conservation area in such a manner as to obstruct traffic except in case of emergency.

Domesticated Animals

All privately owned domesticated animals shall be either carried, led by a leash or chain; kept confined in or attached to a vehicle by their owner(s) or kept under strict control of the owner. Horse riding shall be confined to vehicular roadways only.

Recreation Vehicles

Recreational Vehicles are not allowed in conservation areas. Speed limit for all motorized vehicles is 15 mph.


Fireworks and explosives are prohibited in this conservation area.

Disturbing The Peace

No person shall be guilty of an act that constitutes a breach of peace, or interferes with their visitors use or enjoyment of the county conservation areas.

Fish Cleaning

No cleaning of fish or leaving fish entrails on WCCB property.


All refuse must be taken with you.


No swimming allowed.


Hunting is not allowed.


Fires shall be confined to those places specifically provided and extinguished before the area is vacated. Cutting of live or dead standing or downed trees is prohibited.

State of Iowa

All laws of the State of Iowa not specifically mentioned here shall apply.