Top Ten Disc Golf Courses in the Des Moines Area

There are some great options for  disc golf in the Des Moines area.  I think one of the best attributes of our courses is that they are not multi-use facilities.  Our courses, for the most part are solely for disc golf.  I have heard complaints from people in bigger cities that they would have to…

Top Five Des Moines Sports Teams

Des Moines may not have a major sporting team like some larger sized cities near Iowa but we do offer a handful of sporting events for those who want to experience a live game but  don’t want to spend three hours or more driving to do so. Iowa Cubs– Des Moines’s Triple A Minor league baseball team…

Quirky Des Moines #3 Tall, Dark, and Horseback

This story is about Wilson.  Wilson lived in Des Moines during the late thirties, and had moved here from another state.  He made a better than average income in Des Moines, and was happy with life.  He quickly made new friends with his easy smile, dark hair, and good looks.  Some of the locals introduced…

Top Ten Swimming holes in Des Moines

We have quite a few options in Des Moines to take a swim.  When I first moved here Whitewater university was one of the only options for swimming/slides etc.  Now there are quite a few.  Kids love to swim, and taking them to a park can be the highlight of their summer.  Some of my…