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2 Reviews of Pierce Creek Rec Area

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Tony B.The Dyrt PRO User
Reviewed Sep. 27, 2020

Maybe a hidden gem

Pierce creek is just on the out side of the town Essex. There is nice quiet lake, with some fish jumping. On the Southside there is a day area with grills and picnic tables. There are also access to hiking, horse and bike trails. You go the west side and there is a equestrian campsite that is…

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Matt S.
Reviewed Jul. 16, 2017

Pierce Creek is for Horse Campers

I want to first qualify this post because I do not camp with or ride horses. I would love to learn but right now that is not a possibility.

I would pass this place if I did not have a horse. The facilities are old and there is not a real attraction unless you have a horse. On the other hand, if…

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Location

Pierce Creek Rec Area is located in Iowa

Address

112 E Main St
Essex, IA 51638

Coordinates

40.84300079 N
95.35500018 W

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