Lake Okoboji Queen II Tours – Arnolds Park, Iowa

Lake Okoboji Queen II Tours - Arnolds Park, Iowa To really see the lake and all it's beauty without having to drive you will truly enjoy the cruise on the Queen II. The Queen II takes passengers around West Lake Okoboji. This replica of the original … [Read more...]

Iowa Great Lakes Maritime Museum – Arnolds Park, Iowa

Iowa Great Lakes Maritime Museum - Arnolds Park, Iowa This museum in Arnolds Park, Iowa contains historic memorabilia of the “great lakes” area of Iowa which includes Spirit Lake, Big Spirit Lake, and E. Okoboji Lake.  … [Read more...]

Arnolds Park Amusement Park – Arnolds Park, Iowa

Arnolds Park Amusement Park - Arnolds Park, Iowa  It all began with a giant toboggan waterslide. Pioneer developer, Wesley Arnold built this thrilling ride to draw visitors to his lakeshore property back in the late 1800s. Before long, the park … [Read more...]

Abbie Gardner State Historic Site – Arnolds Park, Iowa

This log cabin in Arnolds Park, originally built by Rowland Gardner in 1856, has been restored and contains furnishings that were typical of pioneer life in Iowa. Most of the Gardner family and many of their neighbors were killed in 1857 by members of … [Read more...]