Buffalo Shores

Entrance sign to Buffalo Shores Access Area.
The shore of the Mississippi River at Buffalo Shores Beach.
One of the 65 campsites at Buffalo Shores. Great for RV's.
The playground set for children at Buffalo Shores.

Buffalo Shores is a twenty-five acre recreation area located off of State Highway 22, just downstream from Buffalo, Iowa, on the Mississippi River. A double boat ramp, free beach, ample parking, toilets, water, and picnicking are available in the park's day use area. In addition, overnight camping is offered at the 65-site campground, which provides 50-amp electrical service, water, concrete patios, beachfront sites, modern shower house, playrgound and a dump station.

Free beach, boat ramp, picnicking in day use area.

Open April - November: 6:00AM - 10:30PM (Note: The Park is closed 10:30PM - 6:30AM)

Buffalo Shores
1433 W Front St
Buffalo, Iowa 52728
(563) 328-3281

Features

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Saturday, October 8, 2022 - 1:00pm

Join local (Eldridge) artisit Julie Wall from the Artist's Vault for a fun sunflower-themed painting lesson at the Wapsi Center. This program is suitable for ages 16 and up. All experience levels welcome! Admission is $35/person*. Fee covers all supplies, teaching, and clean up. 

*Fee payable by cash or check at the program.

Registrations is limited and requied, please call.

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Saturday, October 15, 2022 - 9:00am to 12:00pm

During this program, you will learn how to identify native mushrooms and which seasons they can be found from Naturalist Becky. You will also gain a basic understanding of mushroom cultivation from guest speaker, Nick Buonauro. We will take a hike outdoors to identify some of the fall mushrooms available during this time. This is a FREE program.

Space is limited & registration required so please call..

 

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Saturday, October 15, 2022 - 1:00pm

Come out and celebrate spooky season! Learn all about bones and how to identify different skulls. This program is open to all ages.

Space is limited & registration required so please call..

 

Scott County is accepting online applications for the following position: 

Conservation Department (Seasonal) $20.00 to $22.00 per hour

Application Deadline: Not Specified
Scott County is accepting online applications for the following position: 

Conservation Department (Seasonal) $14.50 to $16.50 per hour

Application Deadline: Not Specified
Scott County is accepting online applications for the following position: 

Conservation Department (Seasonal) $12.00 to $14.00 per hour

Application Deadline: Not Specified
Scott County is accepting online applications for the following position: 

Conservation Department (Seasonal) $14.50 per hour

Application Deadline: Not Specified