Voas Nature Area & Museum – Minburn, Iowa

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Voas Nature Area & Museum is a diverse outdoor area with different foliage and wildlife. The museum focuses on rocks, fossils, and minerals from around the world. They have annual salamander sightings and classes in October!

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Information:

Name: Voas Nature Area & Museum
Address: 19286 Lexington Rd, Minburn, IA 50167
Type: Places to visit and hike
Bathrooms: Yes
Shade: Yes, shaded trails in part, shaded viewing area
Playground: No
Trails: Yes, mix of grass and dirt
Water: Not that I found!
Other notes: Museum showcases rocks, fossils, and artifacts. Museum open for programs or by appointment. Restrooms open May-Oct 7 AM – 7 PM. Trail map: http://www.co.dallas.ia.us/home/showdocument?id=10301
Official Website:   http://www.co.dallas.ia.us/department-services/conservation/parks-recreation/voas-nature-area-museum
DSMOF Blog posts:

11/2016 visit
Other things nearby of note:
If you’re looking for other places to get outside, check back-in with the interactive map!

Pictures:

[Photo courtesy of Dallas County]

[Photo courtesy of Dallas County]

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