The Views From Mount Hosmer Park Show Off Iowa Like You’ve Never Seen It Before

Iowa’s Driftless area is known for its unique topography, and way up in the northeastern corner of the state, you’ll find a park that shows off the region and the Mississippi River from atop a 450-foot bluff. Head to Lansing to see the best views in Iowa from atop Mount Hosmer.

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You can learn more about Mount Hosmer Park and the town of Lansing, Iowa on the town’s website, right here.

After you take in the beautiful views from Mount Hosmer Park, head south to find Yellow River State Forest. It’s A Big Secluded Treasure where you’ll find more of the best views in Iowa along miles and miles of scenic and well-maintained hiking trails.

Address: 271 Main St, Lansing, IA 52151, USA