We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
TripAdvisor
Algona
Post
Inbox
Search

Ambrose A Call State Park

Features Animals
Review Highlights
Beautiful

We had our wedding there as did my brother! There are hiking trails and Frisbee golf as well as... read more

Reviewed April 7, 2019
starwarsgirl402018
,
Algona, Iowa
via mobile
Shady Hike

A great place on a hot summer day.... the trail my dog and I took was close to 100% shade... read more

Reviewed August 15, 2018
ILUV2SEE
via mobile
Read all 12 reviews
Have you been to Ambrose A Call State Park?
Post photosWrite Review
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good16%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Apr 7, 2019
“Beautiful”
Aug 15, 2018
“Shady Hike”
About
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
55°
35°
Oct
40°
24°
Nov
26°
12°
Dec
Contact
2007 Call Park Dr, Algona, IA 50511-7150
+1 641-581-4835
Call
Improve This Listing
Reviews (12)
Filter reviews
12 results
Traveler rating
9
2
1
0
0
Traveler type
Time of year
LanguageEnglish
Traveler rating
9
2
1
0
0
See what travelers are saying:
Selected filters
FilterEnglish
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 12 reviews
Reviewed April 7, 2019 via mobile

We had our wedding there as did my brother! There are hiking trails and Frisbee golf as well as campsites.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank starwarsgirl402018
Reviewed August 15, 2018 via mobile

A great place on a hot summer day.... the trail my dog and I took was close to 100% shade! Numerous trails cover the park, some more travelled than others, none are level or flat. How many miles? I’m not sure, but we hiked over...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ILUV2SEE
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Call State Park is a hidden gem. It is a bit of wilderness surrounded by development and farm land. The rustic designed shelter house is popular for a number of event types. The open field across from it provides many options. The frisbee golf course...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank JAAboud
Reviewed June 21, 2017

A nice, clean park for a picnic or just to camp for the weekend. Close to town but has the peaceful feeling of being in the woods away from life's stress.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank nettieagee
Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

What a beautiful park. We had a family event here on memorial day and was blown away by the beauty of the cabin. The price to rent the shelter was extremely reasonable and close to the playground for the little ones. Frisbee golf is cool...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank weekstanya
Reviewed February 14, 2017

We have had 3 family gatherings there and all 3times we had the shelter house and we found that it's a very good place to enjoy the park and facilities

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Bruce W
Reviewed September 13, 2016

It is a good place to walk, but recently there are rumors that it is a place where drug dealers sell their stuff. I cannot confirm it, as they are simply rumors. If you like nature, go for a walk, but be careful.

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank james v
Reviewed August 26, 2016

Has all needed for a family to have a good outside expeirence was very clean and very well layed out.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Alan M
Reviewed June 30, 2016

Really excellent walking trails along the wooded ravines. Park has a lodge style building available for rental and there is a nice playground area for kids. Space for vehicle and tent camping. Rustic rest rooms onsite. A nice place to get back in touch with...More

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Anjou_Lindgren
Reviewed October 5, 2015

Beautiful park with trails and Frisbee golf course. Very nice rustic shelter house. We have held a retirement party in the shelter house, attended outdoor church services, or just walked the trails. Not a huge park, but a very relaxing place to be.

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank 520keithd
View more reviews
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 3 nearby hotels
Super 8 by Wyndham Algona
54 reviews
1.82 miles away
AmericInn by Wyndham Algona
134 reviews
2.16 miles away
Brookstone Lodge & Suites
8 reviews
2.53 miles away
Brookstone Lodge & Suites
37 reviews
2.53 miles away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 28 nearby restaurants
Chrome Country Inn
54 reviews
2.12 miles away
The Chocolate Season
25 reviews
1.14 miles away
Cinco de Mayo Mexican Restaurant
43 reviews
1.82 miles away
Emerald's
34 reviews
2.47 miles away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 7 nearby attractions
Algona P.W. Camp Museum
35 reviews
1.11 miles away
Grotto of the Redemption
243 reviews
13.25 miles away
Wild Rose Casino & Resort
13 reviews
21.64 miles away
National Hobo Museum
13 reviews
22.44 miles away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Ambrose A Call State Park staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Submit
Posting guidelines
Frequently Asked Questions about Ambrose A Call State Park