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Pikes Peak State Park, McGregor

4.8
#1 of 55 in Nature in Iowa
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4.7
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  • A beautiful place for a quick stop or day of hiking. Views are amazing! Trails are well maintained, a few of them paved to the overlooks, and well marked. Son and I hiked the Bridal Veil Falls...  more »
  • We took the trail to Bridal veil falls. It was well marked and maintained with a boardwalk all the way. The views of the river were spectacular. The falls themselves were a little on the meager...  more »
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  • A wonderful park and a must visit. The camp sites are a little close together in some spots but it's so quiet you'd never notice! Grounds are immaculate and bathhouse was G.I. clean. The hiking path to the falls is a boardwalk in one direction and a natural trail from the other. Something for everyone. The views are breath taking. If you do visit, do yourself a favor and visit the small town of Clayton a few miles away. We found it so very well kept and clearly a lot of pride there.
  • Always great with its spectacular overlooks of the Mississippi and Wisconsin rivers. The trail to Bridal Veil Falls becomes a boardwalk, which is nice, but can be slippery if it's wet or really humid out. The park even has mounds and at least one effigy mound, the later a pretty easy walk not far from the park's shelter area. Beware, this park is super, super busy during fall leaf colors. Might want to visit mid-week then if possible.

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