P: 812.526.6809
P: 812.526.6809

Shelter Rentals

Please review rental polices on the agreement PRIOR to your rental. There are items that are NOT allowed and it is the renter’s responsibility to be fully aware of that prior to payment. No refunds can be issued after payment.

To rent a shelter at Johnson County Park, please call the Johnson County Park Office.

812.526.6809

 

To download a shelter agreement form, click the button below.

BEECH SHELTER

E911 Address
7248 South Picnic Drive

Located on the corner of Schoolhouse and Heartnut, this is the second small shelter you come to when traveling south on Schoolhouse. It generally has four picnic tables, with capacity of 30 people. There is a large parking lot across the street, as well as to the rear of the Heartnut area, off Gatling. Please don’t block the roads or park in the grass.

Cost

$50 per day – Payment due within seven days of booking your reservation. Reservations are RAIN or SHINE. No refunds are available.

Must have a completed shelter agreement form on file with the Johnson County Parks and Recreation Office before your reservation.

CEDAR SHELTER

E911 Address
South Picnic Drive

Located on the southwest corner of Picnic and Schoolhouse. It is the first shelter on the left in the Heartnut area that you pass if you are traveling south on Schoolhouse. It generally has four picnic tables, with a capacity of about 30 people. There is a large parking lot across the street, as well as to the rear of the Heartnut area, off Gatling. Please don’t block the roads or park in the grass.

Cost

$50 per day – Payment due within seven days of booking your reservation. Reservations are RAIN or SHINE. No refunds are available.

Must have a completed shelter agreement form on file with the Johnson County Parks and Recreation office prior to your reservation. 

FIRESIDE SHELTER

E911 Address
7278 South Picnic Drive

This is the large shelter on the corner of Picnic and Cabin. It has two sides to it, with a stone counter on each side and a fireplace built into the east side of the shelter. Fires are welcome to be built here, but wood may NOT be scavenged from park property. The shelter generally has ten picnic tables in it, with a capacity of about 60 people. There is no parking really adjacent to the Fireside Shelter, but there is a large parking lot across the street, as well as to the rear of the Heartnut area, off Gatling. Please don’t block the roads or park in the grass.

Cost

$50 per day – Payment due within seven days of booking your reservation. Reservations are RAIN or SHINE. No refunds are available.

Must have a completed shelter agreement form on file with the Johnson County Parks and Recreation office prior to your reservation.

HEARTNUT SHELTER

E911 Address
7249 South Picnic Drive

The Heartnut is the large shelter on the hill, to the east of the other shelters. It is off Heartnut Lane, to the west of Gatling Street. This shelter has generally about fourteen tables in it, with a capacity of about 120. There is ample parking in the lot off Gatling, just to the east of the Heartnut Shelter, with only one or two sites adjacent to the shelter. Parking on the grass is not permitted.

Cost

$50 per day – Payment due within seven days of booking your reservation. Reservations are RAIN or SHINE. No refunds are available.

Must have a completed shelter agreement form on file with the Johnson County Parks and Recreation office prior to your reservation. 

WELCOME SHELTER

E911 Address
6484 South Schoolhouse Road

Located on the southwest corner of Schoolhouse and North. It is the big shelter you pass on your right, with the campground behind it, right before you turn onto North Street, if you are traveling south on Schoolhouse road. Generally has 12 picnic tables, with a capacity of about 80 people. There is limited parking right in front of the shelter. You can also park at the dump station lot north of the shelter, as long as you don’t block the dump station.

Cost

$50 per day – Payment due within seven days of booking your reservation. Reservations are RAIN or SHINE. No refunds are available.

Must have a completed shelter agreement form on file with the Johnson County Parks and Recreation office prior to your reservation.