Nestled in the Heartland of America, few states have the warmth and gracious nature of the Hawkeye State, Iowa.
Iowa is known for its boundless landscape of rolling plains and cornfields. The state is bordered by the mighty Missouri and Mississippi Rivers, and is famous for the Great River Road- spanning from Lansing all the way to Fort Madison. With 15 information and activity centers along this route, you’re sure to find something you love.
For wine buffs or drink connoisseurs, there are plenty of breweries and vineyards throughout this beautiful state to sample and enjoy. For a taste of history and some wine, head to Wooden Wheel Vineyards, where the farm has stood since the 1850’s. Or, while you’re in the state capitol of Des Moines, stop by the historic Court Avenue Restaurant and Brewing Company.
Iowa is also home to beautiful state parks that offer canoeing, camping, hiking, cliff climbing, and fishing. There are an estimated 1,200 miles multi-use trails for cyclists across the state as well; wherever you go you are sure to see cyclists riding along the sprawling trails.
Own your piece of the Iowa prairie, and start your American Dream today.