There are some fantastic local hiking trails in the country side of Iowa, particularly in northeast Iowa. It is here you will find great trails as part of the Effigy Mounds National Park. Here the long hiking trails provide unique history of the area, which includes fascinating information about American Indian tribes that once lived in the area. It also provides some incredible views of the Mississippi river and the surrounding states, forests, and wildlife.
With some exploring there are some other (more…)