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Lewis A. Jester County Park

11407 NW Jester Park Dr, Granger, IA 50109-9675
+1 515-323-5300
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Great cabins!

We have visited Jester Park several times & love the hiking & recreation options, but we just had... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Kirsten B
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Grimes, Iowa
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Amazing!

Beautiful, informative, enjoyable and fun. What a great wildlife space!! There is a prairie... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
gaia43
,
Turners Falls, Massachusetts
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“golf course” (4 reviews)
“bison” (6 reviews)
“camping” (5 reviews)
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
LOCATION
11407 NW Jester Park Dr, Granger, IA 50109-9675
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+1 515-323-5300
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We have visited Jester Park several times & love the hiking & recreation options, but we just had the opportunity to enjoy the rental cabins for the first time this weekend. They were great! Clean spacious cabins with well-supplied kitchens (dishes, utensils, full-sized stove, microwave...More

Thank Kirsten B
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

Beautiful, informative, enjoyable and fun. What a great wildlife space!! There is a prairie occupied by bison and elk that harkens back to early Iowa history when 85% of the state was prairie and thousands of these creatures roamed the land; a sheltered space to...More

Thank gaia43
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

We camped at Jester Park and attended a wedding there. What a beautiful park and camp ground. It was well kept and clean, the showers and bathrooms were clean. It had electrical hook ups and we had a place over looking the lake. There are...More

Thank Mark D
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Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

We were here on the beautiful last day of September. It takes a bit of driving into the park to get to the kids play area and the bison and elk, but a beautiful drive it is. See pics. There's the unfortunate sight of a...More

Thank init4keeps
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Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

Really cool places and backgrounds for pictures or a nice store with your dogs. We have taken the past two years pictures out here for our Christmas cards.

Thank Btiernan24
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Reviewed 25 August 2017

Great place for photos all times of the year. They have bison and elk on site with a visitor's center. Camping and some nice cabins to rent. There's an improved lake with nice wooden walkways. Next door is a golf course. You can often see...More

Thank Randy K
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

Every summer I go camping several times at Jester Park. I love to build a camp fire of tree limbs and roast my hot dogs and marsh mellows. The tent camping fee is under $10 a night. You would need an Iowa fishing license to...More

Thank david_hance_iowa
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Reviewed 8 September 2016

We were visiting the Ankeny area from Florida and wanted to find a place / time where we could get together with a number of friends and family that live in a wide range of surrounding communities. We found Jester Park, rented pavilion #3 on...More

Thank Regomatic
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Reviewed 30 July 2016

We booked all 4 cabins for a family event and were very happy with them. They are only a couple of years old and you can't beat the price for the space you get. 3 of the 4 cabins sleep 6 and the other sleeps...More

Thank AMBCCB2002
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Reviewed 9 June 2016

We had our wedding at Jester Park Lodge in April 2016. The groom and groomsmen stayed in the Jester Park cabins the night before and then we stayed there the night of the wedding. The park itself is beautiful and quiet. The cabins are newly...More

Thank iowatravels123
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