Siouxland Communities Iowa Great Lakes.



There is no shortage of fun in the Iowa Great Lakes area, if you want it, we’ve got it.

Amphibious Adventures You'll never be bored in the Iowa Lakes area.



From fishing, boating and swimming to dining, museums and shopping the lakes area does not disappoint. There is plenty to do for everyone, regardless of your interests, just look at all the fun you can have when visiting the area.

For the land-locked


  • Take in a live show at a local theatre.

  • Dine at the various delicious and unique restaurants.

  • Shop until your heart in content as the various locally owned shops.

  • Play a few rounds of golf at the local golf courses. If mini golf is more your style, we have that too!

  • Check out the museums in the area.



For those akin to water


  • Swimming

    Go for a swim at our indoor water parks or one of the amazing public beaches such as Gull Point or Pikes Point- both these areas are very popular but there are many more that you can discover!

  • Boating

    Is boating your thing? Then you’re in luck! There are plenty of docks to get you in the water and on your way to boating bliss in no time!

  • Water Sports

    Are you more of an adventurous type? How does kayaking sound? Scuba diving? Water skiing? A submarine tour? You can do all of this and more in the Iowa Great Lakes Area!



For the Outdoorsy


  • Fishing

    There are plenty of great fishing spots in the Iowa Great Lakes area. Check out Angler’s Bay to catch some great panfish! If you’re looking for walleye, you can’t go wrong fishing from almost any public dock. You can always visit Templar Lagoon and Buffalo Run if you are looking to catch crappie, bullhead and bluegill.

  • Camping

    Camping is not in short supply, so park your RV, pitch a tent, or rent a cabin in any of the great camping areas.

  • Parks

    Visit one of the many state parks. State parks are a great way to unplug and reconnect with nature. You can hike until your heart is content!

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