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Devonian Fossil Gorge, Iowa City

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#3 of 18 in Things to do in Iowa City
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  • Came to Iowa for the weekend and wanted to find something to do before we left to go home. Came across this, it was very interesting and educational. Beautiful scenery and it was free.  more »
  • My boys and I love it here. We come at least twice a year - spring and fall are best (it gets hot because there is little shade). They love scrambling around and looking for frogs and tadpoles. For a....  more »
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  • My wife and I got married on site #6. It was a small ceremony, but it will always hold a dear place in my heart. This place just feels good. The camp ground is fantastic and the gorge itself is beautiful. The grounds keepers do a damn good job.
  • This was a cool place to visit. It gave interesting facts such as this: Iowa was once covered in ocean water much like the Caribbean. Once you are walking on the fossilized ground you gain a great appreciation of the power of Mother Nature and what she is capable of.

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