Badger Creek Is Home To An Enormous And Inviting Sunflower Field In Iowa

Iowa is full of hidden gems, and sometimes you’ll find a scene that’s absolutely breathtaking hidden in the most unexpected spot. Anyone who visits Badger Creek State Recreation Area in the middle of the summer knows exactly what it’s like to stumble upon beauty hidden in quite an odd spot.

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This beautiful summertime sunflower field in Iowa only sticks around for a few weeks, so come out to see it before it’s gone for the year!

Address: 120th St, Van Meter, IA 50261, USA