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Dunnings Spring Park

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Address: 203 Quarry St, Decorah, IA 52101
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DUNNING SPRINGS is a must see if you are visiting DECORAH !! Take the wood stairs to the top of the waterfall. You would not think a place like this exists in IOWA but it does... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed December 23, 2015
jameslouie
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Decorah, Iowa
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Decorah, Iowa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 23, 2015

DUNNING SPRINGS is a must see if you are visiting DECORAH !! Take the wood stairs to the top of the waterfall. You would not think a place like this exists in IOWA but it does !! Just beautiful !! Bring your camera ! This place is so cool !!

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Decorah, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 16, 2015

The spring is a lovely place that is nicely maintained. We attended a wedding there and it was very nice. The water fall is awesome

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Thank Virginia K
Decorah, Iowa
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22 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015 via mobile

We took some family and friends from Wisconsin to Dunning Springs, and they loved it! The falls are beautiful as is the surrounding area. There are wooden steps going up to the top. If you are in Decorah, don't miss it!

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Thank 3548Meg
Iowa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 27, 2015

If you find yourself in the Decorah area this is a must see attraction! It is a very beautiful place.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

If you are taking a trip through Decorah like I did. This is a true must see. Spectacular display of natures great beauty.

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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 17, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful cascading stream. Did not walk the wooden stairs to the overlook. Use caution if you try to get too close at the bottom of the falls.

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Thank Ron M
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2015

Make sure you go there on a warm day because the cold water of the springs will feel like air conditioning. This is a great spot for a picnic or just to sit & relax. Nice surprise in city that is fun to is it full of friendly people

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Thank rhteslow
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015 via mobile

This might a small park area, but the scenery and the waterfall are beautiful! Loved seeing the fall foliage beginning to change. Great place for a small picnic and some pictures!

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Dyersville
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

Unexpected beauty. No one can possibly tell you how beautiful and amazing this waterfalls is. You may want to catch this falls during all four seasons to get a real appreciation. It is simply amazing.

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Hastings, Minnesota
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2015

We took our granddaughters here several years ago and they loved climbing on the rocks (I stayed back) up above the water fall and back down on the trail. I remember going here as a student at Luther College, visiting with our young sons, and relatives from Norway.

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