John Wayne Birthplace

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Accommodations, Hotels, Motels, Inns, Bed & Breakfasts

(see below for Campgrounds)

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Diamond Trail RV
Quality Midwest RV Dealership

602 E Hwy 92
Bevington, IA 50033
1-888-798-7245         click here for website
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Fitch House Bed & Breakfast
Enjoy your stay at a local bed & breakfast!

2748 Woodland Ave.
St. Charles, IA 50240
641-396-2443 | rickfitch@netins.net         click here for website
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Hampton Inn West Des Moines
We love having you here ®

7060 Lake Drive
West Des Moines, Iowa 50266
(515) 223-4700 · Toll Free: (800) HAMPTON         click here for website
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Heavenly Habitat Bed & Breakfast
Heavenly Habitat Bed & Breakfast

218 S. 2nd Avenue
Winterset, Iowa 50273
(515) 689-2640         click here for website
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Hotel Greenfield
Not just another hotel; a destination!

110 East Iowa Street
Greenfield, Iowa 50849
641-343-7323 | hotelgreenfield@yahoo.com         click here for website
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Here at JASS the bed & breakfast provides you with comfort during special events, business needs, vacations or weekend get aways.

715 N. John Wayne Drive, Winterset, IA 50273

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Special Moment's Bed & Breakfast
Bed & Breakfast

3070 State Highway 25
Orient, IA 50858

(641) 345-2697 | carolsheldahl@yahoo.com         click here for website
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Super 8 Motel
31 rooms, large vehicle parking, internet, superstart breakfast

1312 Cedar Bridge Road
Junction of Hwy 92/Hwy 169 (10th st)
Winterset, IA 50273 US
(515) 462-4888 - Reservations (800) 800-8000 | GeneralManager03449@wynhg.com         click here for website
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White Lions Bed and Breakfast
Your home away from home

722 W Court Ave
Winterset Iowa 50273

515-462-5141         click here for website
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Wildwood Hills Ranch
Great food and a wonderful setting for business meetings, family reunions, holiday parties, weddings, and group retreats

3000 St. Charles Road
St. Charles, IA 50240
(641) 396-2414 | marylou@wildwoodhillsranch.com         click here for website
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Criss Cove Camping Area
Criss Cove County Park is a 45 acre recreation area that provides fishing, camping and hiking.

Criss Cove is located approximately 8 miles south of Winterset. From Winterset travel south on U.S. 169 approximately 8 miles. Park is located at the southwest corner of the intersection of U.S. 169 and County Road G-61.
GPS Coordinates (UTM @ west parking lot): X:412550 Y:4562900, UTM Zone 15
(515) 462-3536         click here for website
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Des Moines West KOA
Enjoy the small-town charm of Winterset, home of the Bridges of Madison County and John Wayne's birthplace.

Chris Rademacher
34308 L. Avenue
Adel, Iowa 50003
515-834-2729 | dmwkoa@iowatelecom.net         click here for website
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Madison County Conservation Board
Madison County Parks

P.O. Box 129,Winterset, IA 50273
2273 Clark Tower Road, Winterset, IA 50273
515-462-3536         click here for website
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Madison County Fairgrounds
Madison County Fair & Livestock Association

Latitude: 41.32917 : Longitude: -94.02917
(515) 462-1295
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Pammel Park Camping
36 designated modern sites providing electrical and water hookups, 5 tent-only sites, and yurt camping. Modern bathrooms and showers are also provided along with play equipment.

1900 Pammel Park Road
Winterset, IA 50273
GPS Coordinates (UTM @ park entrance): X:410250 Y:4572325, UTM Zone 15
(515) 462-3536         click here for website
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Winterset City Park Campground
34 sites with 50/30/15 amp electric service with water, sewer hook-ups, fire rings, picnic tables, and shower/restroom building. Twelve primitive tent sites are located on the south edge of the campground.

Winterset City Hall
124 W. Court Avenue
Winterset, Iowa 50273
(515) 462-3258         click here for website
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