75 Beautiful Single Family Lots spread across 34.5 Acres Deer Haven is nestled in the heart of Iowa's Lake Country, Polk City, Iowa combines the best of small town ... Some say, a recreation destination! To name a few…Saylorville Lake, located minutes from Polk City and just 10 miles north of Des Moines. It has 6,000 acres of water, and 20,000 acres of public land that offer camping, biking, boating, kayaking, fishing, wildlife, and more! Jester Park is located just 5 miles west of Polk City, with over 1,800 acres of land. At Jester Park, you can spend time fishing, horseback riding, hiking, or golfing. Big Creek State Park, 3,550 acres with an 866 acre lake surrounded by tons of recreation facilities, such as a beach with free swimming, boat rental, a playground, disc golf, model airplane control field, snowmobile trail, baseball diamond, and open space, for a variety of other possibilities. Lastly, Tournament Club of Iowa – a championship signature Arnold Palmer golf course.