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Along the Cedar River

A county park along the river, so is sometimes closed because of flooding. It has a campground and... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2018
Jerod M
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Cedar Falls, Iowa
Good, large, clean, well-run

We probably visit this park monthly, in summer and fall. It runs over 2 square miles, so it's... read more

Reviewed July 9, 2017
re34646
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Cedar Falls, IA
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2410 W Lone Tree Rd, Cedar Falls, IA 50613-1093
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Reviewed July 22, 2018

A county park along the river, so is sometimes closed because of flooding. It has a campground and day use picnicking and hiking. It also has a shooting range, so the peace of nature can be disturbed.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Jerod M
Reviewed April 30, 2018

Unfortunately we could not spend much time here due to flooding . The river has raised so the entrance was gated off and trails were closed by management. Too bad, since we wanted to check this spot out. We will return another day if we...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank OutdoorKidz
Reviewed January 25, 2018

Very well maintained roads and grounds. It has access to the river for boating and fishing. The campground seems nice even though I have not stayed there. The shooting ranges are very popular and in good condition.

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Scott P
Reviewed July 9, 2017

We probably visit this park monthly, in summer and fall. It runs over 2 square miles, so it's larger than most. Includes room for camping, and access to the Cedar River for boating. Also has a decent gun range, out to 200 yards. The staff...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank re34646
Reviewed April 11, 2017

This park has many areas to picnic alone or with a large group. There is also a big area to camp with an elevated shower house & bathroom. If the Cedar River is high the park does close due to flooding. A very nice bike...More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Jeff G
Reviewed March 29, 2017

Having never before been here I was pleasantly surprised by my findings. I made a beeline for this place after work the other day. Being a typical March day, it was mid50s the day I visited. Cool, crisp air greeted me when I finally found...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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