Panora Journals

Quiet Iowa

A January 2000 trip to Panora by rcijack

Quote: Clover Ridge Resort is located in rural Iowa. It offers a great retreat from the hectic pace.
Best Things Nearby:Glof course, lake, bike trail (paved 50 mile) Bridges of Madison County, John Wayne's birthplace. Best Things About the Resort:Large rooms, hot tubs in suites, quiet, and relaxing.Resort Experience:The resort is 45 miles from Des Moines, located in a rural setting. Several small towns in the surrounding area are worth a visit. One hour from the covered bridges of Madison County. If you are planning a visit check out the Iowa Tourist Bureau for current events. Unit Type: 2 Bedroom Activities: Good Amenities: Good...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on November 23, 2003

Clover Ridge Resort
5071 Clover Ridge Road
Panora, Iowa 50216
(641) 755-3050

Clover Ridge Resort

Best Of IgoUgo


Date of Visit: January 2000 Clover Ridge is located in rural Iowa. The units are spacious and well-equipped. All have full kitchens. Many of the units have whirlpool tubs in the master bedrooms, and most have fireplaces. There is a very nice 18-hole golf course on the property and a par 3 community course in the area. The resort is located on Lake Panorama. A private, residential community. The lake is large enough to accommodate motor boats. If you bring a boat, call ahead for information about securing a permit for the week of your visit. Fishing is great - expect to catch bass, walleye, and pike. If you visit the resort, you will definitely need a car, and I recommend contact...Read More

About the Writer


West Des Moines, Iowa

More Panora Journals

September in Iowa

Panora Tips & Stories

Clover Ridge Resort