The Tried And True Trail In Iowa That Will Take You On A Scenic Adventure

Dubuque is one of the most beautiful places in the Midwest. Not only is this charming little Mississippi River town a place with a vibrant port, a historic district, and the world’s shortest, steepest scenic railway, but you can also find the Mines of Spain area, which was the first place Europeans ever settled in what we now call Iowa.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Address: 10426 Mines of Spain Road, Dubuque, IA, 52003

Have you spent time exploring Dubuque this year? If not, plan a trip! This historic town is full of delightful discoveries. While you’re in town, visit This Jail In Iowa That’s Actually A Restaurant for an unforgettable meal.