Big Rock Park

Donated to the City of Pella in 1958, this park boasts 83 acres of native timber.  Located in the northwest corner of the city at the end of Big Rock Road, it has remained in its natural state as much as possible.  Information signs guide visitors through the maze of trails to get to the Big Rock itself.  Wildlife abounds throughout the park and many walkers, joggers, and cross-country skiers take advantage of the park’s solitude as well as its three miles of paths.

Category: Free, Recreation


1230 Big Rock Rd.
Pella, IA 50219

Big Rock Park photo

More Things to Do

625 Franklin St.
(641) 620-9463
Vermeer Corporation Global Pavilion Museum
2110 E Vermeer Rd.
(641) 621-7017
Pella Cinemas
708 Main St.
(641) 621-0329