This Secluded Lake In Iowa Might Just Be Your New Favorite Swimming Spot

Iowa has dozens of state parks, and it’s always a wonder stumbling upon one of the more hidden natural treasures. Lake Macbride is one of the most underrated spots in the state, and their secluded beach is the best spot to cool off from the Iowa sun this summer!

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The Park Office is located at 3525 Highway 382 NE, Solon, IA 52333. To arrange for a kayak, canoe, paddleboard or pedal boat rental, call 319-624-2315. The park is open from dawn to dusk, seven days a week. If you’re interested in making a camping reservation, check online here to see the availability of primitive or car camping sites.

For more of the best places to dip your toes in Iowa’s pretty lakes, read about These 10 Swimming Holes In Iowa That Are A Must Visit.