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Lost Island: Family-Friendly Water Park in Waterloo – dsm4kids.com

A water park is hard to beat on a hot summer day! With summer’s heat on the horizon, I’m re-living the fun my family had at Lost Island Water Park in Waterloo last summer. We hardly noticed the blazing July temps as we floated along the lazy river and enjoyed the waterslides and other thrill rides.  Lost Island offers all the fun of much larger water parks, with a solid family-friendly vibe and fun rides for all ages. It was also named the second-best outdoor water park in the country for 2017, according to a reader poll from a list of 20 possibilities in USA Today. Continue Reading…

Tips 4 a Family Fun Weekend at Honey Creek Resort – dsm4kids.com

The tropics have come to south central Iowa! Well, kinda. If you’re looking for humid temperatures, beach chairs and water play, you can head to Honey Creek Resort State Park at Rathbun Lake.  It’s a great weekend family getaway, especially if you’re looking for a little reprieve from the frigid temps.  You can make the drive from Des Moines in just under two hours and if you can’t find the time to stay over, they also offer day passes to their Buccaneer Bay Water Park.  Continue Reading…