Palisades-Kepler State Park, Mount Vernon

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#14 of 25 in Nature in Iowa
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  • The wife wanted to go to the park on a date. Park is pretty and it was very quiet. Long Beach along the cedar River. Several people were fishing. Nice lodge.  more »
  • Real nice! Excellent care of the park! Love the place! Cannot wait to go back for camping! Lots of dear!  more »
  • I've lived in Iowa for a long time and never knew this wonderful state park existed - shame on me! There are wonderful hiking trails with elevation (a rarity) and designated rock-climbing areas. The c...  more »
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  • Was a very beautiful day! Great place to just take it all in...
  • Great camping and hiking. Don't expect much from the park staff they will ignore you unless you get right in their space.
  • Wonderful spot for hiking, fishing and camping. Stop by in.the fall for the beautiful scenery of the changing leaves.
  • Variety of hiking experiences, great vistas, 1930s public works still present in park, good length of river shoreline accessibility
  • State park. Hiking trails. Ruff terrain. Great views. No trash cans. What you bring in. You take out.

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