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Botna Bend Pancake Feed


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Saturday, September 11, 2021
8:30am to 11:00am Add to Calendar

Botna Bend Park
42926 Mahogany Road
Hancock, Iowa 51536

All Ages

Free with Park Admission, Free Will Donation at Pickup

Every year in early spring Ranger Jon Fenner and his staff tap the silver maple trees that call Botna Bend Park home & collect their sweet sap to make their own special maple syrup. Join us on September 11th from 8:30 to 11:00 a.m. to taste the fruits of their labor!

Grilled pancakes & sausage will be served with our homemade maple syrup along with coffee & orange juice from 8:30 to 11:00 a.m., so don't be late!  Breakfast is free but free will donations are gratefully accepted at your pickup & will be used to fund projects & improvements at Botna Bend Park.

Pre-registration is not required for this event. For questions not answered online please call Botna Bend Park at 712-741-5465.

Due to COVID-19 the format of this program may be adjusted. Please check back for updates.

Participants must purchase a $3.00 per vehicle daily pass with exact change or check at the front gate paybox, or have a valid Pottawattamie Conservation Membership to enter the park. To purchase your Pottawattamie Conservation Foundation Membership online please visit

Weather permitting; please meet at Olsen Lodge. 

2021 programming is sponsored by the Pottawattamie Conservation Foundation.

The Pottawattamie Conservation does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or other legally protected status in its employment, programs or activities. The following person has been designated to handle inquiries regarding non-discrimination policies: Human Resource Director 227 South 6th Street, Council Bluffs, IA 51501.

Map to Botna Bend Pancake Feed

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