Park Rules

The park is now open from sunrise to sunset.  Please use the map to get familiar with the park boundaries.


Please Enjoy

  • Shore fishing.  Please abide by Iowa Fishing laws & regulations including fishing license and size limits (15'' min bass length). You can see a complete list here.

  • Walking, Jogging & Bicycling

  • Cross Country Skiing & Snow Shoeing

  • Walking Leashed Pets (6 ft leash + cleanup / removal of waste required)

  • Kayaking, Canoes, and Stand-Up Paddleboards (life jackets required)

  • Small boats with electric motors

  • Camping & Campfires (in designated areas)


  • Swimming

  • Ice Fishing

  • Gasoline Powered Watercraft

  • Horseback Riding

  • Use of Motor Vehicles Off Marked Roads

  • Alcohol

  • Glass Containers

Park Enforcement

The city of Colfax police will be patrolling the park.  If you observe someone breaking the rules during normal weekday business hours, please call 515-674-4096.  If after hours, please call 641-792-5912 and report the issue to the Colfax Police Department.

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