Fort Dodge Vacation Packages
Adventurous types will enjoy venturing even further off the tourist trail by exploring some of the other towns, cities and attractions surrounding Fort Dodge. Clarion, 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the southwest, and Pocahontas, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southeast of Fort Dodge are also waiting to be discovered.
Approximately 45 miles (72 kilometers) to the southeast of Fort Dodge is Ames, a regional center which is home to Stephens Auditorium, Octagon Center for the Arts and Furman Aquatic Center. Ames has a lot to offer visitors willing to delve a little deeper. Jack Trice Stadium, Hilton Coliseum and Veenker Memorial Golf Course are just a sample of the other interesting places worth visiting.
The best places for tourists to visit when they first arrive in a place they have never been are the spots that offer a snapshot of the local culture. Don't skip Central Iowa's history museums.
This destination also boasts a range of once in a lifetime experiences such as hot air ballooning.
When booking your vacation to Fort Dodge, keep in mind that the nearest major airport, Fort Dodge Regional Airport, is located in in Fort Dodge, 4 miles (6 kilometers) to the north.