8 Low-Key Hikes In Iowa With Amazing Payoffs

If you’re ever feeling a little burnout from your busy Midwestern life, take a weekend to tackle these simple Iowa trails that show off some incredible views along the way. You’ll get to take in miles of Iowa’s best natural and historic treasures as you are reminded just why you love to live in the Hawkeye State.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life. While we continue to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, please take proper precautions or add them to your bucket list to see at a later date. If you know of a local business that could use some extra support during these times, please nominate them here: onlyinyourstate.com/nominate

Have you hiked any of these stunning parks and trails? Share your best trail photos in the comments below, or in our Iowa Nature Lovers Facebook Group.