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Great open area park

Wish i had a park like this near me! tunnels, water crossings, and hilly trail climbs! Would love... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Omaha, Nebraska
Fun little camping spot

We rented one of the 2 yurts that Pammel Park has. We were really impressed with the yurt itself... read more

Reviewed July 21, 2018
Amanda B
Iola, Kansas
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1900 Pammel Park Rd, Winterset, IA 50273-8317
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wish i had a park like this near me! tunnels, water crossings, and hilly trail climbs! Would love to have spent more time exploring the park area, but we were on a schedule.....walked the tunnel and the water crossing, as well as some of the...More

Thank Mbv9415
Reviewed August 22, 2018 via mobile

Check out the covered bridge. Drive or hike up to the tower. It is very cool climb up to the top. Lots to see and do

Thank Doug E
Reviewed August 14, 2018

This was our second choice because the downtown park was full. This location is 4 miles SW of Winterset in a nice park setting. There is a tunnel with a low ceiling, but out 10 1/2 footer fit fine. We pulled in and were greeted...More

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Reviewed July 21, 2018 via mobile

We rented one of the 2 yurts that Pammel Park has. We were really impressed with the yurt itself and the shower facilities. The yurt has air conditioning, a kitchenette, bunk beds, couch, table, and a great patio. The shower house, which is shared with...More

Thank Amanda B
Reviewed September 12, 2017

We went to the park when we were visiting the bridges. In fact, one of the bridges is housed there. There were plenty of large grassy places to stretch the legs while travelling. One couple was walking their 6 foot iguanas there and let us...More

Thank Oldtravellers50
Reviewed July 7, 2017

We went to this beautiful park when we were in Winterset visiting all the bridges there it was a nice little place to stop!

Thank Wendy C
Reviewed May 27, 2017

Go to Pammel Park and enjoy the natural wonder that overflows in Madison County! The fjord itself is a wonder to see as well as the huge tunnell you drive through to enter or near Pammell Park. This park is clean and has camp sites...More

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Reviewed October 26, 2016

We camped for one night in the campground. The park is very pretty. The host and hostess for the campground were great. They went above and beyond to offer fun things for the campers to participate in.

Thank Marilyn T
Reviewed October 16, 2016

My visit was just a drive through but there appeared to be nice facilities that are common in most state parks. The unique part for me was the "ford". And area of water with well marked edge to drive across the stream, river or creek...More

Thank 1957sjensen
Reviewed October 13, 2016 via mobile

The park was the first stop on our itinerary as it has the first Bridge and the tower to view ,easy access to the Bridge and I'd have to suggest that if your traveling with kids or folks that have health or leg issues to...More

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