Bank Swallow Bend – Ackworth, Iowa

Bank Swallow Bend is a diverse wetland area, with great opportunities for birding. There is an active eagle nest on the property, and fishing is allowed.

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Information:

Name: Bank Swallow Bend
Address: 12565 168th Avenue Ackworth, IA 50001
Type: Places to hike
Bathrooms: No
Shade: Unknown
Playground: No
Trails: Yes, grass
Water: Yes, marsh/pond
Other notes: Fishing. Mowed fire breaks act as trails – lots of waterfowl and an active eagle nest on property. Fishing. Park map here: http://maps.google.com/maps/ms?hl=en&ie=UTF8&msa=0&msid=213635589699619158644.00048f50d55d4a98c425e&ll=41.344243,-93.475885&spn=0.027128,0.038753&t=h&z=15
Official Website:   http://www.warrenccb.org/parks-habitats/bankswallowbend/
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