1200 Senate Ave & Hwy 34 • Red Oak, IA 51566 • 1-800-544-6002

The Red Coach Inn & Restaurant

Surrounding Area Attractions and
Neighboring Cities

Red Oak IA Area Information

Montgomery County Family YMCA, Red Oak Iowa

 In addition to 
attractions and activities right here in Red Oak Iowa,
there are many places to explore in the surrounding area
and neighboring cities.

15 minutes to Viking Lake State Park.  
Much of the 1,000 acre park
is in a natural state with an abundance of wild flowers,
plants and wildlife.
It is not uncommon to see ducks, turkeys,
muskrats, beavers, shore birds, and white-tailed deer.  
Many of its hills and valleys were campsites of
Native American tribes.  
Hiking, picnic shelters, swimming, boating.  

Hiking, Sports, Picnicking, Fishing, Hunting 
(0.9 mb .pdf) 
in Montgomery County Parks & Conservation Areas:  
Anderson Conservation & Wildlife Area
Erickson Prairie & Wildlife Area 
Franek Prairie
Hacklebarney Woods 
Pilot Grove Park 
Tenville Canoe Access 
40 minutes to 650 acre Lake Icaria. 
Swimming w/ beach, bathhouse, fishing, hiking, 
marina w/ boat rental, water skiing, volleyball.  

30 minutes to Cold Springs State Park & Lake 
"our wedding site".
60 minutes to Lake of Three Fires, 700 acre park,
"a wildlife paradise".
30 minutes to Malvern, Iowa 
& Wabash Trace Hiking Trail.  
Pass needed to use the well-maintained
63 mile former railroad corridor. 

70 Minutes to 2,000 acre Waubonsie State Park  
"incomparable scenery along the trails" .  
View three states from atop the Loess Hills.

35 minutes to Clarinda, Iowa & 
Glenn Miller Birthplace & Museum.
Enjoy the four day Big Band Era Festival
every 2nd weekend in June (see you in 2021).

Also in Clarinda is the Carnegie Art Museum 
( call 712.435.0007 to confirm open hours ) --- FREE
Additionally, click on Iowa Culture to locate Art Museums
30 minutes to the Adams County Speedway 
with racing every SAT night,
APR thru SEP.   A Home Track to the

"50 minutes to Council Bluffs Iowa/Omaha Nebraska"
Western Historic Trails Center   Lewis & Clark Trail -
National Park Service.   "Re-Live the Adventure".   FREE

Union Pacific Railroad Museum  -
A. Lincoln Collection, multi-media
exhibits, audio tour.
Restored Carnegie Library - "AWESOME".   FREE

The Durham Museum 
rotating exhibits, events, education, library,
photo archive - all in eclectic
restored 1931 Art Deco RR Union Station.

Bemis Center for Contemporary Art 
in Omaha's Old Market -
FREE admission. Exhibits, Events, Workshops,
Artists-in-Residence, Fine-Arts Library.

Boys Town  Visit the Village of Boys Town -
FREE admission.

Henry Doorly Zoo & Aquarium   USA's #1 Zoo
in 2014 - FamilyFun Magazine, 
TripAdvisor, & Yahoo Travel.
Two million+ visitors in 2016.

Red Coach Inn & Restaurant
1200 Senate Ave & U.S. HWY 34
Red Oak, Iowa  51566
Telephone  712.623.4864
Fax  712.623.2389
Hotel and Restaurant Reservations  1.800.544.6002

Welcome to Red Oak Iowa, Travelers on the
American Discovery Trail
The Nation's Coast-to-Coast
non-motorized Recreation Trail.
CLICK HERE for maps and trail news 
of the route thru Red Oak and Iowa.
And just a short walk from the 
Red Coach Inn & Restaurant
is the Red Oak Trail System.


Friday September 18, 2020