The City of Council Bluffs, IA
Council Bluffs is a popular city in the state of Iowa with a total of 60,391 residents living there. Council Bluffs is ranked as the seventh most populated city in Iowa and the 508th most populated city in the United States, and is located in Pottawattamie County. The largest nearby city to Council Bluffs is Omaha, approximately 17 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Council Bluffs, including Village Inn Restaurant #786, Imperial Palace Express, Mosquito Creek Saloon, Pizza Hut - Council Bluffs and Sbarro Italian Eatery. For a larger selection of Council Bluffs restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Council Bluffs Golf Courses, Casinos, Arenas, Botanical Gardens and/or Museums, including the Horseshoe Council Bluffs, Field Of Greens, Westwood Golf Course, Cub Run Course at Fox Run Golf Course and Dodge Park Golf Course. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Council Bluffs please click on the Attractions tab above. The following airport is located in or near Council Bluffs:
- Omaha Millard Airport (MIQ)
Council Bluffs, Iowa Climate and WeatherIn the month of June, Council Bluffs experiences an average high temperature of 84 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in June are usually about 61 degrees with an average rainfall of 3.95 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Council Bluffs with daytime temperatures averaging 83 degrees in the summer, and 35 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Council Bluffs to receive an average of 0.83 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.41 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 114 degrees in the summer and as low as -32 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Council Bluffs should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 63 degrees, and nighttime lows of 41.
Council Bluffs, Iowa Attractions
1Eagle Run Golf Course -Meadows - , Omaha,
The Eagle Run Golf Course -Meadows is a 9 hole public golf course in Douglas County Nebraska. This course is located in the city of Omaha. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 402-498-9900.
Address: 132nd St & Maple St, Omaha, NE 68164
2Elkhorn Ridge Golf Course - , Elkhorn,
The Elkhorn Ridge Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Douglas County Nebraska. This course is located in the city of Elkhorn. Tee times are accepted up to 2 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 402-289-4332.
Address: 1133 N 200th St, Elkhorn, NE 68022
3Elmwood Park Golf Course - , Omaha,
The Elmwood Park Golf Course is an 18 hole public golf course in Douglas County Nebraska. This course is located in the city of Omaha. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 402-444-4683.
Address: 6232 Pacific St, Omaha, NE 68106
4Field Of Greens - , Council Bluff,
The Field Of Greens is an 18 hole public golf course in Pottawattamie County Iowa. This course is located in the city of Council Bluff. Tee times are accepted up to 6 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 712-566-2266.
Address: 23797 Hwy 6, Council Bluff, IA 51503
5Florence Mill - , Omaha,
Florence Mill, which is also referred to as the Weber Mill, is located at 9102 North 30th Street near the 30th Street exit on Interstate 680 in the Florence community in North Omaha, Nebraska. It was built in 1846 and operated into the 1960s. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places as Weber Mill in 1998. The mill is also known as the Mormon Mill, Grist Mill, and Old Pink Mill.
6Fontenelle Park Golf Course - , Omaha,
The Fontenelle Park Golf Course is a 9 hole public golf course in Douglas County Nebraska. This course is located in the city of Omaha. Tee times are accepted by calling the pro shop at 402-444-5019.
Address: 4410 Fontenelle Blvd, Omaha, NE 68104
7Fort Atkinson State Historical Park - , Fort Calhoun,
Fort Atkinson was the first United States Army post to be established west of the Missouri River in the US. Located just east of present-day Fort Calhoun, Nebraska, the fort was erected in 1819 and abandoned in 1827. The site is now known as Fort Atkinson State Historical Park and is a National Historic Landmark.
8Freedom Park - , Omaha,
Freedom Park is an outdoor park and museum at the Greater Omaha Marina on the bank of the Missouri River at 2497 Freedom Park Road in the East Omaha section of Omaha, Nebraska. It displays numerous military aircraft and artillery pieces along with its two major exhibits, the World War II minesweeper USS Hazard (AM-240) and Cold War-era training submarine USS Marlin (SST-2).
9Fremont County Recreation Area - Sidney,
The Fremont County Recreation Area is a 9 hole public golf course in Fremont County Iowa. Built in 1964, this Sidney course designed by John Greenwood is open apr 1 to nov 1. Tee times are accepted up to 7 days in advance and the pro shop phone number for reservations is 712-374-2347. The golf course dress code is as follows: Shirt and shoes required.
Address: Route 1, Sidney, IA 51652
10General Crook House Museum - , Omaha,
The General George Crook House Museum is located at 5730 North 30th Street in Fort Omaha. The Fort is located in the Miller Park neighborhood of North Omaha, Nebraska. The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1969, and is a contributing property to the Fort Omaha Historic District.
Council Bluffs, Iowa Hotels
4Fairfield Inn & Suites By Marriott Council Bluffs
520 30th Avenue
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
5Motel 6 Council Bluffs
3032 S Expressway St I-29/i-80 At Manawa Avenue Exit #3
Council Bluffs, IA
10Hilton Garden Inn Omaha East Council Bluffs
2702 Mid America Drive
Council Bluffs, IA 51501
Council Bluffs, Iowa Restaurants
This is a list of Council Bluffs Family Restaurants with addresses and phone numbers, including Pizza Restaurants and Fast Foods & Carry Out. Happy Dining!
Council Bluffs Articles
Published September 27, 2011
Visiting abandoned military Fort Bayard in Silver City New Mexico is like stepping back in time, in a way that is not possible at heavily restored historic sites.