4 gorgeous scenic overlooks in Allamakee County that you may not know about

4 gorgeous scenic overlooks in Allamakee County that you may not know about

Heritage Valley Address: Ellingson Bridge Dr, Decorah, Iowa, 52101 Although the address is Decorah, it’s technically in Allamakee County and is certainly one of the better, yet lesser-known scenic overlooks in Iowa. It’s a 20-minute drive from Waukon or 30 minutes from Decorah and is situated on the gravel road named Ellingson Bridge Drive. You…

Start the year outdoors!

Start the year outdoors!

For the past 13 years, the Iowa DNR (Department of Natural Resouces) has promoted and sponsored the first-day hikes. The goal is to encourage Iowans to step into the outdoors on the first day of the new year to enjoy the great outdoors, exercise, and explore Iowa’s natural wonders. The first-day hike also marks the…

2023 in review

2023 in review

Here’s a look back on the year 2023 from Iowa Road Trip. All of the clips in this short video were taken from road trips across the state of Iowa during the 2023 year and were taken by Brian Abeling. Music is “Where the Light is” by lemon music studio, available on Pixabay. Here is…