Posts Tagged ‘disc golf’

Play free disc golf with the family

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Once a week? Twice? Every day? How often do we wonder what we can do with our family for fun that’s actually free? One answer to the quandary is to play disc golf at the Okoboji Gold Disc Golf Course in Kenue Park. You can learn to play and try out the sport with your…

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Boji Blowout Tournament returns in June

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Colorful discs filled the air last June as amateur and professional disc golfers competed in the annual Boji Blowout tournament. Baskets will clang again as players score when the PDGA B-tier tournament returns Saturday-Sunday, June 24-25, at the Okoboji Gold Disc Golf Course in Kenue Park in Okoboji. “I really enjoy the course,” said tournament…

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Fishing fun at Family Nature Night

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Summer is all about family time. The Dickinson County Conservation Board is offering three great opportunities to create outdoor family memories during its monthly Family Nature Nights 6 p.m. June 12, July 10 and Aug. 14. “This is the second year of Family Nature Night programs, and we’re excited to offer some enjoyable recreational opportunities…

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It’s all free — summer programming for kids

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There’s a big world outside of our TV, computer and phone screens, and the Dickinson County Nature Center plans to show kids just how much fun it is. Summer programming for Nature Explorers and Young Naturalists is focusing on outdoor recreation this summer. From fishing to disc golf to geocaching, youth will experience ways they…

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Boji Blowout disc golf tournament coming in June

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Four days of disc golf delight will come to the Okoboji Gold Disc Golf Course June 23-26. All ages and experience levels are invited to a free disc golf clinic 6 p.m. Thursday, June 23, at Dickinson County Conservation’s course in Kenue Park. Derek Sahr, a professional player from Sioux Falls, SD, will teach the…

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Kenue Park celebrates 28th birthday this year

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“The Dickinson County Conservation Board has done it again. “They have taken a major recreation step in the Iowa Great Lakes, not unlike the creation a number of years ago of a winter recreation park called Horseshoe Bend, southwest of Milford. “This time, they have all the bases covered, with the new park providing spring,…

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PDGA tournament Sept. 12 at Okoboji Gold course

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The first Professional Disc Golf Association tournament at the Okoboji Disc Golf Course will be held Saturday, Sept. 12. The Battle at the Border event will be a full-day of competition, education and fun for disc golf players of all skill levels. “Our whole thing is getting people interested in disc golf and growing the…

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Ice Bowl disc golf registration due Jan. 2

“No whimps, no whiners.” That’s the motto of the international Ice Bowl disc golf tournament, and only tough cookies will be accepted at the Siouxland Disc Golf Ice Bowl with tee off at 10 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 24, a part of the University of Okoboji Winter Games. The Siouxland Disc Golf Ice Bowl will be…

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Siouxland Tour finals at Okoboji Gold Disc Golf Course

The clang of plastic hitting metal and the sound of chains rustling often ring through Kenue Park as people take on the challenge of the Okoboji Gold Disc Golf Course. Players are invited to compete in the first tournament on the property Saturday, Oct. 11, as the Siouxland Tour has its finals in Okoboji. Finals…

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