The Lodge

Bring a sleeping bag and pillow; there are 4 full sized bunks and 4 twin sized bunks, plus a loft with a queen sized bed.  Enjoy the evening in front of the fireplace in the comfortable living area or sit outside on the porch and watch the river run.

The Lodge is equipped with a full kitchen to cook in.  You will find pots & pans, table service, gas stove, outdoor gas grill, fire pit, refrigerator, and microwave.

We recommend these area restaurants:

  • MJ’s in Monona has great food and good prices.  Plus you can have a cold frosty beer here.  Tell the grandson, 

  • TJ’s Pizza in Monona, 12781 Falcon Drive.  (563) 539-2272  Try the Gutbuster.

  • The Old Rossville Store is the place to go for Cod or Prime Rib on Friday or Saturday night.  851 Volney Road, Waukon, IA.

  • Lady Luck Casino is located in Marquette, Iowa.  The buffet here is one of the best.

  • St. Olaf Tap has the world’s largest tenderloin.  106 S Main Street,     St. Olaf, Iowa (563) 783-7723.

  • Irish Shanti is home to the 20 oz Gunderburger.  17455 Gunder Road, Elgin, Iowa (563) 864-9289.