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Kearny State Park

Emmetsburg, IA 50536
+1 712-852-4030
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Best Picnic Spot!

This little slice of heaven suffers from overcrowding at peak camping season to underused other... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Cecilia M
Emmetsburg, Iowa
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Sep 7, 2017
“Best Picnic Spot!”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
Emmetsburg, IA 50536
+1 712-852-4030
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Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

This little slice of heaven suffers from overcrowding at peak camping season to underused other times. With a sturdy footbridge to take you to the island (just a few feet) you then have lovely views. There used to be picnic tables and little grill areas....More

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