LINN COUNTY: Wanatee Park


Wanatee Park, just outside Cedar Rapids, was the perfect place to stop on our trip from Des Moines to Dubuque today.  The park has two playgrounds, and the larger playground is in the campground area.  There's also a 4 mile hiking trail, but be aware that the trail is closed annually from October 1 to January 10.


Play Structure: Ages 2-12
Surface: rubber
Swings: traditional, toddler, tire, adaptive
Restrooms: seasonal modern 
Parking: parking lot near restrooms & showers


Play Structure: Ages 5-12
Surface: wood chips
Swings: traditional, toddler
Restrooms: near playground
Parking: parking lot