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Bailey's Ford Recreation Area

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2379 Jefferson Rd, Manchester, IA 52057-8623
+1 319-927-3410
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Stompin Grounds As Long As I Can Remember......

My parents took us trout fishing as youngsters. I have taken my children for many years and now... read more

Reviewed February 5, 2018
Jody B
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Cedar Rapids, Iowa
Del Co Gem

Such a beautiful park. Definitely one of the best gems in Delaware County. Several hiking trails... read more

Reviewed November 2, 2016
Kelly W
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Dubuque, Iowa
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Feb 4, 2018
“Stompin Grounds As Long As I Can Remember......”
Nov 1, 2016
“Del Co Gem”
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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2379 Jefferson Rd, Manchester, IA 52057-8623
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+1 319-927-3410
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

My parents took us trout fishing as youngsters. I have taken my children for many years and now continue to take my grandson's fishing at Bailey's Ford. Clean park, clean fish and the campers are as friendly as you can get. We love Bailey's Ford!

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Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

Such a beautiful park. Definitely one of the best gems in Delaware County. Several hiking trails, great camping and amazing atmosphere. Go here often to enjoy.

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Reviewed 16 October 2016

Decided to try my luck trout fishing and after checking out the Iowa DNR web site, found this recreation area listed. Very glad I decided to drive up and check it out. even though I didn't catch any trout, a few nibbles, you could see...More

Thank John A
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Reviewed 2 August 2016

The Baileys Ford Recreation Area is the best county park in the world. The campground is excellent, beautiful picnic areas, great interpretive center, a great beach and fun fishing spots. Whether your are camping for the week or weekend, or just spending some time enjoying...More

Thank Jim W
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Reviewed 29 July 2016

The other day when I was checking out the NEW dam that was rebuilt after the Flood of 2008 in Delhi, Iowa, I was driving the countryside just checking out the local area when I stumbled upon this spot of land that holds, what has...More

Thank Daniel B
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Reviewed 5 July 2016

This is a hidden gem in Iowa. The campground is lovely and if you're lucky you can get the site that has the stream on one side and the river on the other. It's also perfect for a day trip if you want to hike,...More

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