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Parks, Outdoor Recreation, Library and Activities
Enjoy a refreshing day of relaxation at any of Manning's three parks--the City Park, the Hausbarn-Heritage Park, or Great Western Park. Whether it's ice fishing or a shooting range or camping or anything in between, you can find it here.
Public Parks, Recreation, Sports, Swimming & Library
COMING SOON: Milwaukee Trestle Park to be located near the historic railroad trestle on the North end of Main Street. The community intends to add this park and this historic and unique railroad trestle to its list of tourist attractions—the German Hausbarn, Freedom Rock, Trinity Church, Leet-Hassler Farmstead, city water tower, and historic downtown. The proposed adjacent park will serve as a stopping and resting point to view the trestle and will serve as its own point of attraction with shade, picnic tables, barbeque grills, public art, and activity-oriented amenities. The “IOWA” sculpture is made with cast concrete letters. This space would be completely interactive, giving people a place to sit and read, eat lunch, or even play. More information...
Hunting & Fishing
Purchase your gaming licenses at:
SPIES FUR COMPANY
HIGHWAY 141 WEST, Manning, IA 51455 | 712-655-2328
SPORTING GOODS, TRAPPING SUPPLIES, DOG SUPPLIES, AMMO.
WE ALSO BUY RAW FURS & HIDES.
Bowling Schedule & Times:
MANNING-MANILLA GOLF COURSE | http://mmgolf1.wix.com/mmgolf1
3535 Highway 141 West, Manning, IA | 712-653-3515
Brian Lage (inside), Jacob Dreier (outside) | firstname.lastname@example.org
Membership Play & Green Fee Play | 9-hole course
OPEN: April 1 - October 31 https://www.facebook.com/mmgolfcourse
Manning & Manilla (M & M) Golf and Country Club is located 7 miles west of Manning on Highway 141. Whether you come out to golf a round or just enjoy drinks or snacks in the clubhouse, you're sure to feel refreshed when you leave. FULL DETAILS ON M & M WEBSITE...
Hunting, Fishing, Camping & Trails
GREAT WESTERN PARK | webpage
Southwest of Manning on county road M66 | 712-792-4614
Carroll County Conservation Office
PARK & SHELTER HOUSE
Playground equipment, Modern restrooms, Charcoal Grill, Shelter house to accomodate 60. More details... To reserve the Shelter House at the Great Western Park email Valerie at mailto:email@example.com
12 ACRE POND - BOAT RAMP, FISHING & TRAIL
Fishing & Ice Fishing, boat ramp, dock,
paved 3/4 mile walking trail around the pond with benches
8 RV sites with water & electric hookups & dump station. Water & Electric: $12 per night, Tent Camping: $10 per night. Modern restrooms, playground, shooting range, fishing & walking trail around the 12 acre pond.
The City of Manning is currently fundraising to expand trails in Manning. The first trail segment was constructed in 2014 and the system continues to expand throughout the community. An annual Trail to Nowhere Ride is held each spring and is popular among walkers, runners, and bicycle riders.
Buy your hunting and fishing licenses at Spies Fur.
SPIES FUR COMPANY
HIGHWAY 141 WEST, Manning
Camping, Tours & Culture
WILLOW CREEK CAMPSITE | 712-655-3131
Hwy 141 East | 130 Heritage Dr., Manning, IA 51455
Information | firstname.lastname@example.org
Electrical and water hook-ups, dump site, modern restrooms, charcoal grills, playset and a creek. No showers. $10 a night for campers and $5 a night for tents. The campground is available on a first-come-first serve basis and is self-service. With the Heritage Park across the road, it's a great place to go get lost in it's history for a day or a week.
HAUSBARN & HERITAGE PARK | www.germanhausbarn.com
130 Heritage Dr. PO Box 215, Manning, IA 51455 | 712-655-3131
Libby Leo – tourism/marketing/volunteers | email@example.com
Tiffany Nichols - events/operations/sales | firstname.lastname@example.org
General Questions | email@example.com
OPEN: May 1 to October 31 | Mon-Sat: 10 am - 4 pm | Sunday: 1-4 pm
Available for tours and visitors, the Heritage Park includes:
MORE INFORMATION ON LOCAL ATTRACTIONS PAGE
The park hosts cultural events throughout the year. >>Calendar