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Pilot Knob State Park, Forest City
(4.2/5 based on 25+ reviews on the web)
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  • We will have to look out Tower built by the CCC in the early 1930s it was a good view of the area we then went down by the lake and walk around down there it's a pleasant place to visit 
  • Pilot Knob is a wonderful place to drive thru, take horses on trails, walk trails or check out the tower that over looks the beautiful area that goes on for miles. Has a lodge for picnics with a firep...  more »
  • Observatory, campground, nice walking trails, great Forest and lake it is near Forest City and worth the stop:) 
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  • Beautiful state park with trails for hiking, biking, and riding horses, topped by the magnificent old stone tower on the "knob" that overlooks the serene countryside. I'd love to play my bagpipes there some day!
  • With the second highest point in Iowa, this park is definitely a must see. At the top of the tower, you can see for over 20 miles. The trails offer a diverse hiking experience, in addition to bridle trails. A variety of wildlife can be seen both on the trails and in the lakes.
  • One of the hidden treasures in Iowa. A wonderful spot to find ones happy place.
  • The knob is an beautiful well kept park with camping hiking fishing extra. Check it out