Prairie Lakes Park

Prairie Lakes Map

Location:  Viking and Hudson
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Acreage: 165 Acres

To Rent the Shelters:  

  • Shelters in the parks may be reserved in advance.To Book the Shelter, you may do so at The Cedar Falls Recreation and Fitness Center at 110 E. 13th St Cedar Falls or on-line

*2 Lakes
*Handicapped Fishing Dock
*4 Open Shelters
*Nature Trail
*Parking Lot

Visitors & Tourism Office:  The Visitors and Tourism Office is located on the west edge of the park and can be accessed from Hudson Road.

Trail Access:  Cedar Lakes Trail

About the Park
Acquired in 1987, this large tract was acquired from the Iowa Department of Transportation after serving as a borrow site for the Highway 58 construction. South Lake has 23 surface acres, North Lake has seven surface acres. These are passive areas with wetlands and prairie grasses.

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Have you heard about the Trail Fitness Racks in Cedar Falls?

While enjoying the trail system, get a great workout in - each stop has a suggested instructional sign for you!
The playground isn’t just for kids anymore! Parks and Rec departments across the country are investing in adult playground fitness equipment. While you are enjoying our trail system, try something new in your fitness routine, you really can strengthen and define muscles with this equipment.
Fitness Rack Fitness Racks