Belva Deer Lake & Recreation Area
Keokuk County Conservation Board
PO Box 323
Sigourney, IA 52591
Located 5 miles NE of Sigourney, Iowa
The Belva Deer Recreation Area is the Keokuk County Conservation Board's largest and most heavily used area. It is located two miles east and two miles north of Sigourney. Facilities at the 1,669 acre park include eight picnic shelters, camping areas, showers with flush toilets, eight miles of hiking and horse trails, seven fishing ponds, and a 260 acre lake. The lake has a large beach area on the north side of the lake with plenty of space for family gatherings.