- Our list of the best things to do in Spirit Lake, Iowa, features the top 40 nearby activities — including 24 great attractions with user approval ratings of 90% or more!
- Spirit Lake, IA has a variety of great sights and experiences nearby. Top categories include: Museums & Galleries, Outdoor Places, Amusement, and Entertainment & Shows.
- The results below include the top 13 things to do within the city of Spirit Lake, IA , followed by 27 popular activities in nearby cities, including Arnolds Park and Okoboji
The largest collection in the United States of National Banknote issues within a permanent exhibit is held at Higgins Museum of National Banknotes. There are also exhibits that cover the commemorative paper money that used to be produced.
Scattered with trails for cycling, walking, and jogging, Dickinson County Recreational Trails features 14 miles of paths for visitors to utilize. The trails take visitors through the lake region and provides scenery of rolling grass fields.
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Kids and adults love to cool off at Boji Splash Indoor Waterpark Okoboji. The park features huge covered waterslides, sprinklers, a shallow splash pool and many other diversions. Its most unusual feature is the Dump Bucket, which slowly fills up before dumping 500 gallons of water over patrons' heads.
Combining a dock with a restaurant on the water, Okoboji Boat Works offers fishing licenses and equipment for its guests. The dock provides direct access to Lake Okoboji and offers rentals for wake boards and paddleboards.
Okoboji, Iowa is home to the Iowa Great Lakes Maritime Museum. The institution is dedicated to the history of water travel in and through Iowa. It contains salvaged wreckage, hundreds of ship models, photographs, uniforms and other fascinating information related to Iowa's rivers and canals.
A waterfront bar and restaurant, The Gardens, Lake Okoboji offers an atmosphere that combines lakeside appeal with a traditional sports bar. They host live entertainment, screen sporting events, and deliver to the nearby docks.