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Beautiful area!

We love to walk or bike the trail around the lake. Beautiful well maintained trail. Hope to go and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Coralville, Iowa
Cute little lake!

This is a cute little lake on the edge of Iowa City. The park is very clean & easy to access. Bike... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Johnston, Iowa
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  • Average3%
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“paddle boats”(8 reviews)
“small lake”(4 reviews)
“bike trail”(4 reviews)
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4213 Sand Rd SE, Iowa City, IA 52240-9367
+1 319-356-5000
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We love to walk or bike the trail around the lake. Beautiful well maintained trail. Hope to go and rent a kayak or paddle boat soon!

Thank HateTravel2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a cute little lake on the edge of Iowa City. The park is very clean & easy to access. Bike trail around the lake connects to the trail along the river for miles. On the water activities for crafts with paddles to rent....More

Thank jmw0313
Reviewed 9 July 2018

We had a group of five of all ages who were all entertained here. This lake is kind of muddy and shallow, but OK for some water activities. We got the very impressive and large four-person paddleboard, a couple regular stand-up paddleboards, and a pedal...More

1  Thank davidlI5106MM
Reviewed 22 December 2017

This is a really nice and accessible park on the south side. Very good two mile trail around a pond. Some parts of the trail are very private which is really nice. It's never crowded and the bike trail connects it to the city park...More

1  Thank randy12_12
Reviewed 13 October 2017

I thought I knew Iowa City like the back of my hand. Having grown up in this town when I was younger and driving and walking and riding my bike everywhere I thought I had covered much of the territory. I knew this place as...More

3  Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 19 September 2017

This local park is a beautiful place to go enjoy a walk on a nice day. It also would be a beautiful trail for cross-country skiing in the winter time. There are plenty of activities available on the small lake including paddleboarding and canoeing. Great...More

Thank Brynne S
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This is a nice paved (mostly) area around the pond - a little less than 2 miles. Good for older folks who need a pretty level, nicely paved area and folks who want to run, bike, etc. Benches every so often; place to buy snacks...More

Thank MonaB1980
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Nice place to do all sorts of activities like fishing and biking and canoeing. We went there to get some running miles in. The loop is about 2 miles(just under) and is very flat. The only drawback is that about 95 percent of your run...More

Thank gobuckeyes2017
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This place is great for outdoor activities--hikes, bike rides, and cross-country skiing. The meeting facilities are very attractive and there is plenty of free parking.

Thank Susan L
Reviewed 25 June 2017

TT is relatively new addition to Iowa City recreational services. You can walk, bike, picnic, rent paddle boats or kayaks, rent a party building, and/or pick up a bike trail that goes along the scenic Iowa River. TT is set into a landscape that's being...More

1  Thank Cheryl H
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