Upcoming Events

October 14th - Colfax Park & Auxiliary monthly meeting.  Main Tan Block Building - Quarry Springs Park @ 6:30 PM*

November 11th - Colfax Park & Auxiliary monthly meeting.  Main Tan Block Building - Quarry Springs Park @ 6:30 PM*

December 9th - Colfax Park & Auxiliary monthly meeting -- CANCELLED.

*Email us at quarryspringspark@gmail.com if you would like to receive our meeting agendas.



Please visit our Park Rules and Map pages to learn about park activities to help plan your visit to Quarry Springs Park!


Camping, Kayaking with Quarry Springs Outfitters and archery are the featured activities for our park in 2018!  See our camping and archery pages for more info.


We're excited to have you join us on our journey as we transform the former quarry into a 480 acre recreational park.  


Visit our 2018 Rock The Quarry Page for more info about our annual big fundraiser!

Our Mission:  To develop, operate and maintain a park and recreational system which enriches the quality of life for residents and visitors alike, while being stewards of the land which preserves the legacy of Colfax for future generations.

About Us

The Colfax Park North Park was donated by Martin Marietta in April of 2014 to the City of Colfax, IA.  It was formerly a sand & gravel quarry and was no longer a profitable quarry and sat vacant.  Several community members approached the company and discussions began to have the auxillary park board and eventually the city of colfax acquire the park.


We're currently working with the architecture firm Confluence to create a master plan for the park with many stakeholders to provide input on the vision of the park.


Check out our page for monthly updates on what's happening at the park!

Get Involved

We would love to have you join our monthly park board meetings.  We're always looking for more people to join our vision of transforming the park.  


Watch our social media sites for our next workday at the park and fish afterwards!  


This is our storage for park board bylaws and agreements with the city of Colfax.   


You can also find our monthly meeting minutes.  Find out what decisions are being made and join us for our next meeting!


Please use the Contact page if you'd like to get on our mailing list to receive meeting agendas ahead of time.

© 2020 - Colfax Park & Auxiliary Board -- Patrick Utz