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Family Tipi Camping


2347 L. Ave, Williamsburg, IA 52361

8:00 am - 9:00 pm daily


Family tipi camping at Walking Stick Adventures farm is like summer camp for families.  It is a single private camp site, 4 acres including the pond. It is perfect for friends and family get-togethers. The site includes a tipi, cooking and recreational equipment, rustic restroom and outdoor shower.  Reservations are required through airbnb or hipcamp or by phone.  Our farm is easily accessible, just 3 miles from Interstate 80 and is only 7 miles from the Tanger Outlet Mall, 11 miles to Fireside Winery and 22 miles to the Amana Colonies. 

Everything you need for a relaxing family outdoor weekend is provided. You will need to bring is a sleeping bag and food. We will provide an 18ft diameter tipi to sleep in, (sleeps 6) small beach and fishing jetty, prairie trails and small woods to explore. Recreation equipment such as kayaks, canoe, fishing equipment and pond nets are included. We have everything you might need for cooking marshmallows to dutch oven cooking. This is a great way to try to camping without the expense of equipment or a campground full of “helpful” neighbors. 

We will set up tipi camp for your family on any night.  Day rental for half-a-day is $65, for a full day, $105. For overnight camping, our fees are $105/per night. 


103 220th Trail, P.O. Box 204, South Amana, IA 52334

Mon. - Sat. 9:30 - 5:00, Sunday 11- 4:00

Fern Hill Gifts and Quilts has a unique and inviting collection of Handmade Iowa quilts, antique quilts, fabric and Stephanie Brandenburg and Frond Design Studios fabrics, architectural antiques, antique furniture, gifts, cards, home decorating, garden, florals, sweets and beverages. There are 3 floors brimming with wonderful items to decorate your own home. Open year-round!


4304 220th Trail, Amana, IA,52203

Restored century-old dairy barn accommodates 350-500 people.   Available May to October. Contact Dennis Hahn for reservation details at 319-330-9686.


1755 P Avenue, Marengo, IA 52301

Monday - Thursday 10-5pm, Friday & Saturday 10-6pm, Sunday 12-5pm

Situated along the Iowa Scenic Byway, patrons of family-owned Fireside Winery can unwind while sipping wine under the vine-covered veranda, stroll through beautifully landscaped grounds, or chat with new friends in the tasting room all while enjoying a glass of their favorite handcrafted Fireside wine. At Fireside Winery, there is a wine to please every palate and an experience for every taste. When you long for a quiet break from the hectic pace of life or an upbeat Friday night with music, we invite you to discover everything Fireside Winery has to offer.


816 8th Avenue, West Amana, IA 52203

Hours: Mon-Sat 9-5, Sundays Closed

Come visit Iowa’s Largest Walnut Rocker.  This rocker is a big one….over 11 feet tall and weighing more than 650lbs! We invite you to climb on in and take a family picture.  The kid in you will be glad you stopped in on your tour of the Amana Colonies.

Located at the Broom & Basket Shop in West Amana.

There is no charge for this attraction but a free will donation is greatly appreciated.


4515 F Street, Amana, IA 52203

A wide variety of antiques and glass treasures. In a century-old Amana home, stop by and visit a while.


2510 J St., Middle Amana, IA 52307

7:00 am until sold out Tuesdays- Saturday, April - October. Wednesday and Saturdays in November, December, and March

Scrumptious breads and pastries baked in the Amana Colonies’ only operating hearth oven bakery. Open Tuesday through Saturday, April through October.  Open Wednesdays and Saturdays in November, December, and March.


614 46th Avenue, Amana, IA 52203

Mon - Sat 9-5 Sunday 11-4

Owner Chris Davies and her staff invite you to experience Heritage Designs, a destination for quilters, stitchers and those who love the needle arts.
Heritage Designs Quilting & Needlework was established in 1976 and is located in a renovated old granary built in 1895 in the heart of historic Amana.

With 14 foot ceilings, the space is perfect for showcasing the shop’s HUNDREDS OF SAMPLE PIECES that are sure to inspire your creativity. In addition to being a full service quilt shop with nearly 4000 fabrics, you can find a full line of supplies for counted cross-stitch, punchneedle, embroidery and tatting.

In 2009 Heritage Designs was selected and featured as a Top 10 Quilt Shop in North America by Quilt Sampler magazine. Known throughout the Midwest for an extensive collection of batik fabrics and Asian prints, other fabrics include a treasury of reproduction lines including Civil War and 1930s, as well as a wide variety of designer lines, basics & solids, and classic favorites.

There is something for every taste. Browse a wide selection of quilt kits, patterns, books and notions including Dovo scissors from Germany and other unique accessories.

Located next to the Amana Visitor’s Center, with ample parking and handicap accessibility, the shop is open 7 days a week with general hours Mon-Sat 9-5 and Sundays 11-4.  When you visit be sure to inquire about upcoming events and take advantage of assistance from the knowledgeable and friendly staff. No matter what your style or skill level, you’re sure to leave with a treasure and a smile when you visit Heritage Designs in the heart of beautiful Amana.


4402 220th Trail, Amana, IA 52203

Monday - Thursday 10-5pm; Friday and Saturday 10-6pm; Sunday 10-5pm

Heritage Haus is gourmet food shop conveniently located next door to its sister company, Ackerman Winery, on the main street of Amana. Wines are sampled daily from our local Fireside Winery located 15 miles southwest of our store.  If you’re feeling adventurous, we offer Extreme Wine and Food pairings for adults and children.

To compliment the wine, Heritage Haus carries over 70 cheeses.  In addition to the wonderful wine & cheese, you will discover a wide selection of pickled vegetables, preserves, mustard, honey, vinegar & oil, spices, coffee and tea.  Guests will experience an eclectic gift shop with fun items for children, adults and pet lovers.  If you’re searching for a special Amana gift, let us help you by creating a gift basket.  Choose from one ready-to-go or create your own.

When you get home and wish you had purchased more, visit our online store to restock on those favorites.


4702 220th Trail, amana, IA 52203