Carney Marsh is a unique nature spot, with lots of birds and unique foliage. A paved path runs along one side of it, connecting to several longer trail systems.
Name: Carney Marsh
Address: 580 SE 54th St Ankeny, IA 50021
Type: Places to take a walk
Shade: Yes, partially shaded trails
Trails: Yes, paved
Water: Yes, marsh
Other notes: Trail map here: https://www.polkcountyiowa.gov/conservation/parks-trails/3-carney-marsh/map-detail/
Official Website: https://www.polkcountyiowa.gov/conservation/parks-trails/3-carney-marsh/ and http://www.ankenyiowa.gov/Home/Components/FacilityDirectory/FacilityDirectory/36/
DSMOF Blog posts:
-Summer 2016 visit
Other things nearby of note:
If you’re looking for other places to get outside, check back-in with the interactive map!
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