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My first visit

yesterday was my first time ever being here and I will definitely go again!!! this is so cool to... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Council Bluffs, Iowa
I can't believe this was my 1st visit .

Having lived less than 2 miles from the Monument and it was my very first time up to see it. What... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ocala, Florida
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Rainbow Point, north on Eighth Street, Council Bluffs, IA 51501
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Reviewed 2 days ago

yesterday was my first time ever being here and I will definitely go again!!! this is so cool to look at all of omaha and most of council bluffs at the same time! Its also really peaceful up there. Made a great memory going here...More

Thank erinj63
Reviewed 1 week ago

Having lived less than 2 miles from the Monument and it was my very first time up to see it. What a beautiful view overlooking Epply Air Field runways and terminal . On a clean day you can see even further . Worth the drive...More

Thank Ocalakid55
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I enjoy taking visitors on a historic trip around Council Bluffs. This has a fabulous view and is always a favorite

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Reviewed 1 week ago

Like to visit the Lewis and Clark Monument and think about the Expedition of Lewis and Clark as they traveled up the Missouri River in 1804. Compare that to the air travel from Eppley Airfield while watching the planes take off and land. Like to...More

Thank Lynette W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Have been here many times over the years. Very relaxing, great place to just sit and relax. You can watch the air planes fly in and out for as long as you want. Take a picnic lunch. Just enjoy...

Thank gmorrison77
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We brought our friends (adults and kids) from out of town here to view the Omaha skyline (as much as there is one!) and to watch the planes take off and land from the airport. They enjoyed the view. The trails are also nice and...More

Thank GarbenK
Reviewed July 10, 2018

It was a quick stop on our road trip and worth it for the view. There were only a couple other folks there when we went.

Thank Vacaymomma02
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Interesting road up to the monument. Great view. Found the Love Locks interesting. The parking area was near-by the monument.

Thank CardFanDubG
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This is the best place to watch the sun go down. It overlooks the Missouri River and downtown Omaha. You can see for miles! The park is well kept. We love going up there.

Thank Stacie N
Reviewed June 15, 2018 via mobile

We visited around 11AM on Friday, June 15, 2018. From the overlook view you can see Omaha, airport and Missouri River. The monument area is a good tribute with informational plaques(some are hard to read due to weathering). Peaceful environment when we visited since only...More

Thank Jpamr5
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Response from Paula K | Reviewed this property |
People do get married here. I don't believe that there is room for a reception. The area is fairly small.