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EQUESTRIAN TRAILS CLOSED: Effective 5/18/15 the equestrian trails have been closed due to very wet conditions associated with recent rainfall the trails will remain closed until trails have a chance to dry out. This bulletin will be removed when the trails have been re-opened.
Lake of Three Fires State Park, IA
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DescriptionLake of Three Fires State Park, with its beautiful lake and old-growth oak/hickory timber, provides a relaxing and quiet atmosphere for fishing, camping, hiking, equestrian trail riding, snowmobiling, swimming, boating or just making memories with family and friends.
A sandy beach area provides swimming fun for everyone as well as a sand volleyball court and playground.There are horseshoe pitching areas located at the beach area near the lodge, the camp area and the picnic area. A large picnic area with tables and grills is nestled under trees close to the lakeshore.
Shopping is available in historic Bedford, which is known for its antique shops. The Taylor County Historical Museum is located at the west edge of Bedford and there is a golf course located on Highway 148 north of Bedford.
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Alerts and Important InformationCabin renters must provide their own bedding, pillows, towels, toiletry items and dinnerware. Attention Equestrian Riders: State regulations require horses, mules and donkeys being transported interstate (from one state to another) must have a current Certification of Veterinary Inspection (health certificate) and a negative Coggin's test (EIA). This paperwork must accompany the animal into the State of Iowa. Please refer to www.iowaagriculture.gov/animalindustry/horseadmissionregs.asp for more information. This law applies to equestrian camping, day-use and trail riding in any State owned Park or Forest.
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From Bedford, go east out of town for 1/2 mile on Hwy 2 then turn north on Lake Road. Go North 3 miles and Lake of Three Fires is located on the west side.
Mailing Address:Lake of Three Fires State Park
2303 Lake Road
Bedford IA 50833
Phone Number:Information: (712) 523 - 2700