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Parks & nature in Iowa City

Park
“One of the trail heads is only a few minutes walk from our neighborhood. It's a great park for running or walking.”
6local recommendations
Park
“Walking paths along the Iowa river. Playground, park shelters, baseball fields. Outdoor theatre hosts Shakespeare in the Park during summer months.”
1local recommendations
Restaurant
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“Good bar food basics. Frequented by a large local following but welcoming to all.”
2local recommendations
Pool
“Best Park in Iowa City...Pool, Tennis, Trails, Baseball, Shelters, River and more”
2local recommendations
Bike Trail
“Walk 10 min, bike 5 min, or drive 2 min to access a network of paved trails that run for miles and miles along creeks and through woods and prairies throughout the greater Iowa City area. ”
1local recommendations
Park
“Huge park including soccer fields, playground and enclosed dog park. Walking/Bike Path starts here. ”
1local recommendations
Park
“Nestled in the middle of a neighborhood this large park is full of green space and huge trees for laying under. A small creek and man-made lake add the calmness of water. A playground on one side is not even audible from the other side of the park. A perfect place to sit outside and relax.”
1local recommendations
Disc Golf
1local recommendations
Park
“A small park just down the street, perfect for a short and easy outing for little kids. Check out the splash pad in the summer. ”
1local recommendations
Park
1local recommendations
Field
“Iowa City (Pedestian Mall) is a college town where you can shop, eat good food, or have a night out on the town. It's good any time of day/night.”
2local recommendations