2021 Season Update: COVID-19 Response
Deer Run Resort will be opening starting Thursday, April 15th, 2021. The camping season this year will be implementing social distancing, hygiene practices, and other public health measures to reduce the risk of transmission of COVID-19 consistent with guidance issued by the Iowa Department of Public Health. Please read our COVID-19 Campground Policies HERE.

Deer Run Resort Campground & Cottage Rental COVID-19 Policies

Groups & Visitors
  • In an effort to stop the spread, we ask that all campground guests limit the number of visitors to their campsite.
Office Hours
Starting Thursday, April 15th, 2021 office hours will be as follows:
  • Monday – Thursday: 9:30 am – 3:00 pm
  • Friday: 9:30 am – 7:00 pm
  • Saturday – Sunday: 10:00 am – noon
Local Community
  • We ask that everyone practice social distancing and hygiene practices at all times in order to keep our community safe.
General Social Distancing Practices from the CDC
  • Stay at least 6 feet (about 2 arms’ length) away from other people
  • Stay home if you are sick, have coronavirus symptoms, or someone in your family is sick or has coronavirus symptoms.
  • Avoid crowds and large gatherings.
  • Please cover your mouth and nose with a face mask when out in public.
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds, especially after you have been in a public place, or after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing.
  • If soap and water are not readily available, use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol. Cover all surfaces of your hands and rub them together until they feel dry.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Bring supplies from home including disinfectant wipes, hand sanitizer, and other hygiene products.
  • Find more COVID-19-related health information from the CDC here.

 Campground Policies:

We hope you will be comfortable and enjoy your stay.

To ensure everyone's health, safety, and comfort we have to abide by the following policies:

  • Slow down! Safe driving is a must. 10 mph throughout the park.

  • Quiet hours are 10:00 p.m. – 8:00 a.m.

  • No wood may be brought into the campground. Firewood is available.

  • No parking on grass, sidewalk or street – Extra parking area by the Lodge.

  • Pets must be on a leash at all times. Do not leave pets unattended.

  • You must pickup pet droppings, bag it and put bag into the trash dumpster.

  • Pets are not allowed in the lodge, shower house or cottage.

  • No swimming or fishing in the lake. (Two designated days for fishing.)

  • R.V.'s Check out time is 12 noon. Check in time is 1:00 p.m.

  • Early arrivals or late departures are subject to additional fees.

  • No smoking or alcohol in the lodge or shower house.

  • No kid electric scooters or golf carts allowed in the campground. Handicap scooters welcomed.

  • Sewer elbow must be used

  • No tents.

  • Wading pools only.

  • Only trash should be bagged and placed in dumpster.

  • Please recycle cans by the dumpster.

  • No fireworks of any kind allowed in the park.

  • No washing of R.V.'s or personal vehicles.

  • All vehicles and persons register at office.

  • Camper must be placed upon each site as directed by management.

  • All vehicles driven in park must be driven by licensed drivers.

  • Children should be back to campsite by dark unless with an adult.

We require a one night deposit for reservation. You will receive campground credit if cancellation is made 7 days prior to arrival date, good for one year. For holiday reservation there is a 3 night minimum with no refunds. We will make every effort to reserve the site you request, but we cannot guarantee specific sites. Management is not responsible for property loss due to fire, flood, theft, or accident.

We thank you for choosing DEER RUN RESORT for your home away from home.

For Reservations Contact Us At: 1-563-245-DEER (3337)


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