Site Details

Haysville Bend Wildlife Area - Keokuk County

GPS Coordinates: 41.2638722338955, -92.3080730438232

Management: Other Public

Description: This is a Wildlife Management Area, with 2 parking lots. The one on 158th Ave is well marked. The one on G48 can be hard to spot. Drive slowly and look for a small drive with a parking lot. From this parking lot on G48 you can walk along a dike. There are no amenities here and nothing is mowed. Be sure to wear rubber boots and plan your first visit before the grass is tall so you can see where you might want to go.

Habitat: 537 acres, 1/5 marsh, 1/5 upland and 3/5 Skunk River Bottom

Directions: Hayesville Bend is 2 miles West of Haysville on G48. There is a small brown "Haysville Bend" sign and green "Public Hunting" signs. From Delta go South on HWY 21 3.5 miles and turn left onto G-48 and go 2.5 miles.

Public Hunting Area Search for area boundary information on the DNR interactive atlas


Birding Guide: Site Guide for Haysville Bend Wildlife Area