Reservations must be made 3 days in advance.
Seats up to 32
Starting at $30.00Reserve Now
This small covered shelter is located in the south section of the park and overlooks the Missouri River with views of the Omaha skyline. Nearby access to restrooms, playground equipment, & water make this the perfect spot for your next event. When not reserved, the shelter is available on a first come first serve basis.
Seasonal Park Hours:
April and October: Sunrise to Sunset
May to September: 6:30 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.
November to March
Your reservation fee includes entrance for any guests during the duration of your shelter rental.
The Cottonwood Shelter has 2 covered picnic tables and 2 uncovered picnic tables.
All gear must be unloaded from the parking lot.
All date changes must be made by calling the Park Office at 402-490-1290. Recognize that we must first administratively cancel your existing online reservation, and then create a second reservation for the new date. An Administrative Fee of $25 will be assessed to complete this transaction. Please consider this procedure prior to making your initial reservation.
Please note that date changes will not be allowed within two weeks of the scheduled reservation.
Please note that processing fees are non-refundable. ALL cancellations or requests for refunds cannot be done online and must be made by calling the Park Office at 402-490-1290.
Cancellation refunds will be paid based on the following schedule:
Pottawattamie Conservation observes a NON-REFUNDABLE reservation policy for cancellations that occur within 14 days of the rental date with the following exceptions:
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