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Stone State Park

5001 Talbot Rd, Sioux City, IA 51103-1071
+1 712-255-4698
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Beautiful State Park

I was raised near the park and still go back every time I return for a visit. Special area is... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
So pretty

Short drive, nice hike, worth the effort. I felt like we were guessing a lot of the time which way... read more

Reviewed 2 July 2017
Salina, KS
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“loess hills” (7 reviews)
“nature center” (11 reviews)
5001 Talbot Rd, Sioux City, IA 51103-1071
+1 712-255-4698
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I was raised near the park and still go back every time I return for a visit. Special area is Dakota Point look out. You are in Iowa and can a vast expanse of South Dakota. Breath taking.

Thank X6035ANtonym
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

Short drive, nice hike, worth the effort. I felt like we were guessing a lot of the time which way to turn, where to park, so we just took a shot, found a trail, found a lodge, parked there, and headed out. It was so...More

Thank susanskyy
Reviewed 19 June 2017

This is a wonderful drive on a sunny day with the top down on our convertible. We don't hike through there but it has able areas to hike, ride bikes and explore. Great place to go for a picnic!

Thank GinaKat
Reviewed 24 May 2017

Picturesque resting/viewing areas, trails for everyone if you choose, beautiful views and a little bit of tranquility in this beautiful park area. A must visit to clear your mind! We were unable to visit the nature center as it was rented out for a graduation,...More

Thank dmblnd74
Reviewed 25 October 2016

Stone State Park has been a part of Northwest Iowa for decades. It's situated in the Loess Hills along Big Sioux River and covers a little over 1,000 acres of land. Being in the Loess Hills gives this park a very unique look. It's a...More

3  Thank CraftBeers
Reviewed 18 October 2016

Stone State Park has scenic hiking trails, picnic shelters, and acres of woods. One of the trails leads to an overlook where you can view all three states - Iowa, Nebraska, and South Dakota. No admission fee required and parking is available.

Thank chocolateisgoodcag
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

It has trees and trails and a pond. There are even lodges you can rent. I like to go mountain biking. The ranger does a very bad job and should be fired!

Thank OysterAddict
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

Be Sure To Bring A Warm Coat or Jacket Because Walking Without Protection From The Elements is Nuts I Advise To Be Ready & Prepared To Go Out in Winter Whether Make Sure Your Watching The News KTIV or Siouxland News or KETV Omaha's News...More

Thank Brandon C
Reviewed 29 August 2016

On a mid-day Saturday visit, I found this park under-utilized. It was a gorgeous day and should have brought out the picnic crowd and hikers, but the park was nearly empty. Very quiet, serene and beautiful. Massive oak and walnut trees which I estimate were...More

1  Thank KrisM129
Reviewed 26 July 2016 via mobile

Large park with many trails and a camping area that has electric sits a bath house and tent sites threes is a beautiful stone lodge that can be rented for events. Numerous shelters are scattered throughout the park for reservations and parties. They're off and...More

Thank hobbsbuh1
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Anne O
7 February 2017|
Response from KrisM129 | Reviewed this property |
Question one: yes Question two: the cabins are remote from the camp site
30 July 2016|
Response from polandgirl | Reviewed this property |
I don't manage the park, I just enjoy it. Most people are there to camp or hike, and I haven't seen any dogs, but you should probably contact the website to find out if they are allowed.