We weren't sure what to expect from the Clark Tower...hadn't done any research on it before we decided to see it. So glad we did....the drive alone up through the park was terrific...just like an enchanted forest that takes you up to the castle! Make the climb up to the top of the tower to get some great photos!
This tower is located in the city park. We were able to walk up to it, even though it was about a mile up a fairly steep and winding road. But it was all shaded on a perfect day so we didn't mind. The tower itself is medieval-looking. You can go inside the bottom floor. You can also go up... 更多
Worth a visit for the drive down alone. Tower itself not that interesting, but good view from the top (be warned, though, access is by ladder for the last bit. Obviously popular with (local?) couples, but no litter, just usual graffiti.
This is a very nice city park in Winterset. With a good walk of less than a mile you can go see and climb Clark tower. An interesting free site in a gorgeous setting. It is worth the walk.
Wish we had known the road was narrow, bridges wide enough for model-T's, and ravines right next to your tires. A sign warns you not to drive the one-way road if your vehicle is over 20 feet long, but mentions nothing about width. So there we are...on the road with a quad cab pickup and too late to turn around,... 更多
This tower is in the city park, but it's a bit of a drive to get to it down a very narrow trail. Once you're there you expect spectacular views, but the leaves on the trees in summer are blocking the best parts. I'm sure that in fall or winter the views are better to see the valley below. Still,... 更多