Find local corn mazes and hay rides here!

Looking for a local corn maze or hayride in northeastern Iowa, Dubuque, etc.?  Scroll down this page and you will see the all of those in northeastern Iowa, Dubuque, etc., sorted by county. Some are huge corn mazes with hayrides, pumpkins, corn cannons, inflatables and others are simple corn mazes with little else.  Most also have loads of pumpkins to choose from.  To really make it fun for  your kids, look for those that have the extra activities, like a corn cannon, cow train, inflatables, farm animals, pumpkin patch or zip lines.  There is usually a small fee for the mazes (of course, the  more elaborate mazes tend to charge more. Hayrides are often free. A LWAYS call before you go to confirm whether they are open this year and any requirements, they don't always report changes to me, and many closed permanently due to the covid lockdowns!

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December: Corn mazes aren't open until late July or August - Same with Pumpkin patches. And if you are looking for a pumpkin patch, this website for pumpkin patches). You may also want to try the latest fun, Zombie Paintball, see this website!.

Corn mazes, sorted by county

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Allamakee County

  • Scenic Ridge View Ranch Haunted Hayrack Ride - Haunted hayride, no corn maze
    416 Highway 76, Harpers Ferry, IA 52146. Open: at dusk on two Saturdaysin October. Join us for a scary hayrack ride put on the by the Harper's Ferry Fire Department. Prices in 2007 were $7 for adults, $3 for kids 12 and under.

Bremer County

Butler County

Cerro Gordo County

  • Furleigh Farms - corn maze, pumpkins, Vegetables, Melons, Sweet Corn, Tomatoes
    811 North 56th Street, Clear Lake, IA, 50428 . Phone: 641-357-4097. Directions: Furleigh Farms is located two miles east of Interstate 35 on Highway 122. Note: their website doesn't say anything about a corn maze this year - call - they may have discontinued it.

Chickasaw County

Fayette County

  • Iowa Maize Maze - corn maze
    22580 A Avenue, Elgin, IA 52141. Phone: 563-419- 1133. Email: Open: The maze will be open Saturday, and Sunday, July 30 and Sunday July 31. each Friday-Sunday through August from 1 to 5 pm. The Maze will be open Monday Sept.5, Labor Day; Starting Sept. 10 & 11 the maze will be open on Saturday and Sunday till Halloween; and groups any time, day or night BY APPOINTMENT. The Maize Maze, ½ mile east of Elgin, is again planning to open for the 17 th year on Sat., July 30. The theme is 'AMAZING IOWA BARNS' and will promote and tell the story of the BARN and it’s importance to agriculture since farming was started by our ancestors in the 1800's. 2016 Cost is free for children age 4 and under, Age 5 to 11- $5, Age 12 and over cost is $7. Field trips that include the Gilbertson Nature Center, petting zoo and historical barns can be scheduled for any time.  We are within walking distance to:
    - Gilbertson Nature Center
    - Petting Zoo
    - Mavis and Conner Dummermuth Historical Museum (large collection of antiques)
    - Hart Dummermuth Historical House (an 1890's - 1920's farm home replica)
    - Fishing Pond
    - 5 miles of Trails (Walking, Hiking, Horseback Riding & Cross-Country Skiing)
    - Various smaller mazes and games.
    (ADDED: July 20, 2016, JBS)

Floyd County

Franklin County

Hancock County

Howard County

Mitchell County

  • U-pick Pumpkins & More - horse-drawn hay rides, pumpkins, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, no corn maze
    2335 Highway 218, Osage, IA 50461. Phone: (641)-732-5361. Directions: Click here for a map and directions. Crops are usually available in September, October, November. Open: Our road - side stand is open September through November; Our team of Belgians will give you a wagon ride to the pumpkin patch on Saturdays and Sundays from 1pm to 5pm; Wagon rides are available from September through Halloween; Sleigh rides are available by appointment only during the winter months. Payment: Cash, Check. We also sell squash, Indian corn, broom corn, corn shocks, gourds, and mums. (ADDED: August 26, 2008)

Winnebago County

Winneshiek County

  • Pinter's Gardens and Pumpkins - pumpkins for sale in the shop or farmstand, pumpkin patch-pick in the field, pumpkin patch- already gathered from the field, Fall festival, cow train / barrel train rides, corn maze, goat walk, we also have pie pumpkins, wagon rides, haunted house, gift shop, concessions / refreshment stand, porta-potties, restrooms, jumping pillow, pedal kart track, farm animals, school tours, group reservations
    2475 State highway 9, Decorah, IA 52101. Phone: 563-382-0010. Email: Open: The Pumpkin Patch is open Saturday 9 am to 5:30 and Sunday's 10 am to 4 Starting September 17th - October 30th. Click here for current open hours, days and dates. Directions: For a map to our farm, click here. Payment: Cash, Debit cards, Visa/MasterCard. Click here for our Facebook page. Outdoor playground also includes big slides, pedal go karts, sand tire hill, bunnyville, outdoor chess, corn box, tetherball, pumpkin sling shot and pumpkin cannon. Serving lunches, seasonal treats and bakery sweets including cupcakes and homemade fudge. $8 Admission, see website for attractions with additional fees. Season Passes Available. Seasonal outdoor decor and garden gifts will be available in our retail area.(UPDATED: September 22, 2016)  (UPDATED: September 17, 2013)  (ADDED: March 17, 2011) (UPDATED: July 15, 2013)

Worth County

Wright County

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