Hawkeye Buffalo Ranch/Buffalo Store – Fredricksburg, Iowa
Located in Fredericksburg, Iowa visitors to the ranch are taken on guided tours of the pasture areas where the buffalo roam. The ranch is located on 500 acres of rolling hill and timber country in Northeast Iowa. The history of this family goes back to 1854 when their great grandfather settled and lived in a sod house on this very land.
They are given opportunities to hand-feed the buffalo.
Meals with buffalo as the main course are served adjacent to the camping area. The ranch is a “working” guest ranch, which includes a bed-and-breakfast inn. The store features gourmet buffalo meats, hides, skulls, and hand-crafted buffalo items.
Admission – Fees are charged. Directions – off of U. S. Highway 18
Hours – (ranch hours) sunrise to sunset, daily, year-round; (store hours) daily, year-round, or by appointment
Credit Cards – None
Phone – (319) 237-6175 or (319) 237-5318.