All Parks & Recreation Areas at a Glance:

Barbara Barnhart Van Peenen Memorial Park

Park Size: 120 acres

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Description:
Facilities - fresh water spring, 8 acres tall prairie grass, trails for hiking, mountain biking and cross-country skiing (this is a natural wildlife area which is not developed for picnicking and camping)

Carl Selland Wayside Park

Park Size: 2.5 acres

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Description:
Facilities - picnic shelter, restrooms, picnic tables, electrical outlets, outdoor basketball courts, ice skating rink and warming house, butterfly garden, bench.

CoPhoto of prairie grass and flowers with limestone bluffs in the background.mmunity Prairie & Butterfly Garden

Park Size: 105 acres

Decorah Community Prairie & Butterfly Garden Website

click here for brochure and map

Description:
Facilities - picnic tables, cookout grills, bench, scenic overlooks, trails for hiking, mountain biking and cross-country skiing

spring fed waterfall

Dunning's Spring Park and Ice Cave Hill

Park Size: 115 acres

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Description:
Facilities - picnic tables, cookout grills, bonfire grill, bench, scenic waterfall and stream, trails for hiking, mountain biking and cross-country skiing

Mary Christopher Park

Park Size: 1/2 acre

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Description:
Facilities - picnic tables, cookout grills, bench, scenic overlooks, trails for hiking, mountain biking and cross-country skiing

Miller Park

Park Size: 6 acres

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Description:
Facilities - playground equipment, picnic shelter, picnic tables, cookout grill, bench, drinking fountain, playground diamond

Nordheim Park

Park Size: 1.5 acres

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Description:
Facilities - playground equipment, picnic shelter, picnic tables, cookout grill, bench, drinking fountain, playground diamond

Palisades Park

Park Size: 105 acres

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Description:
Facilities - picnic tables, cookout grills, bench, scenic overlooks, trails for hiking, mountain biking and cross-country skiing

Phelps Park

Park Size: 56 acres

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Description:
Facilities - eight picnic shelters, electrical outlets, three playground areas, restrooms, picnic tables, cookout grills, bonfire grills, benches, hiking trails, playground diamond, sand volleyball court, drinking fountains, bandshell, scenic overlooks, Whalen Cabin, Schulze Brick Kiln

Pulpit Rock CampgroundPulpit Rock Campground

Park Size: 23 acres

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Description:
Facilities - camping sites, basketball courts (outdoor), benches, canoe landing, cross‐country ski trails, fishing stream, ground grill(s), picnic table(s), picnic grill(s), playground equipment, restrooms (permanent), sand volleyball court, trout run trail access

Swimming Pool Park

Park Size: 6 acres

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Description:
Facilities - picnic tables, playground equipment, benches, swimming pool, grass beach area, sand volleyball court and play area

Twin Springs Park

Park Size: 48 acres

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Description:
Facilities - picnic tables, cookout grills, bonfire grills, stocked trout stream, children's fishing pond, trails for hiking and mountain biking

Coming SoonVennehjem Park

Park Size: 2 acres

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Description:
Facilities - picnic shelter(s), picnic table(s), picnic grill(s)

Waterstreet Park

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Description:
Facilities include a bandshell, tables, benches, and water fountain.

Tall rock in the forefront with prairie and bluffs in the background.  Will Baker Park, Canoe Landing, Athletic Fields

Park Size: 31 acres

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Description:
Facilities - picnic shelter, picnic tables, cookout grills, electrical outlets, hiking trail, Pulpit Rock site, canoe landing along the Upper Iowa River, athletic fields, Trout Run Trail Access

Wold Park

Park Size: 3 acres

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Description:
Facilities - picnic shelter, picnic tables, cookout grills, playground equipment, bench, Trout Run Trail access and parking, skateboard park