The Iowa Great Mississippi River Road is a nice area to take a road trip at! Lots of charming towns, scenic views, and places to hike.
A Hike at Pike’s Peak, Iowa
Pike’s Peak in Iowa is a state park is a great place for a hike. It sits on a bluff which overlooks the mighty Mississippi River near McGregor, Iowa. We stopped here during our short fourth of July road trip. Location About Pike’s Peak State Park Pike’s Peak in Iowa is a large 500 foot…
Letters From an Iowa Farm Boy in the Army, 1945-1946 Part II
Letters From an Iowa Farm Boy in the Army, Part II are from early 1946 when my Dad wrote home while traveling by ship to Korea.
Exploring Maquoketa Caves
The Marquoketa Caves in Iowa are a fun place to visit and explore. There are many caves throughout the park and are connected through various trails.