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Tour the Polaris Factory

Call ahead as they only offer the tour a couple of times a week. This tour is a remarkable display of American ingenuity and technology right in the heartland of the US. Polaris... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed October 27, 2015
derbusa
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Camarillo, Ca
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Camarillo, Ca
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63 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2015

Call ahead as they only offer the tour a couple of times a week. This tour is a remarkable display of American ingenuity and technology right in the heartland of the US. Polaris makes all the Polaris Slingshots, Indian and Victory motorcycles that the world can buy right here in Spirit Lake. The tours are small group and cover the... More 

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Springfield, Missouri
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2015

We shopped in the second-hand stores which were so fun! Looking forward to our trip next October. Also had fun at the movies and eating out.

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Cedar Rapids
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134 reviews
75 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2015

Having only been here one other time in my life, I was thrilled to find so many things to go and see and do. The people that live here are VERY easy to get along with and seem eager to help you find what you are looking for! Nice parks to hike in and the best thing I witnessed was... More 

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Ankeny, Iowa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2015

FUN area with lots to do - water sports, golf, shopping, etc. Basically in the Okoboji area. Small town but it's a great tourism area for lake activities. Go to Lisa's Bake Shop and Goodies!

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Thank Emily B
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54 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

And rode around Lake Okoboji and west okoboji. Okoboji outfitters has good bikes for 20$ rode 20 miles

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union,il
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30 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

Great Lake, several boat launches, fish were uncooperative. The town is quaint and friendly. Don't look for your favorite chain restaurant, because there aren't any but give the local places a chance and you won't be disappointed.

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West Des Moines, Iowa
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207 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 20, 2014

We lived in Iowa 1 year and realized that we had to visit the Okoboji region, and once we came up to the area we realized that Spirit Lake is the better of all the lakes in the area unless you like all the screaming kids, fairs, loud motorcycles and lots of people. that is the other end of the... More 

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Excelsior, Minnesota, United States
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29 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2013

Great little parks, fish hatchery, and Old Town and drive around the entire lake. Did not antique so cannot comment on that.

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Mayer, mn.
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28 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2013

It was close to town, big sites with electric, water and sewer all at your site. The bike trail is paved, very nice and dogs are allowed on a leash. We went to a couple new brewery's that was fun, along with a farmers market, Arnold's park and some boating all in one weekend.

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Sioux City, Iowa
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59 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2012

Fun with friends at West Lake Okoboji. Enjoyed a cabin stay and boating. Wthile in the lakes area, visit the amusement park at Arnolds Park. Have a nutty bar and watch the sunset from the dock.

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