The One Enchanting Place In Iowa That Must Go On Your Bucket List Immediately

Iowa is full of enchanting places that are bucket-list worthy, but this little town in Iowa really has it all. Not only is it the birthplace of John Wayne, it is the location of the Madison County covered bridges, a quaint downtown full of charming shops and one of the coolest small-town parks you’ll ever see.

You’ll definitely want to pay Winterset, Iowa a visit. It’s great for a day trip if you’re close enough, or a weekend getaway if you want to take a little more time to explore.

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:

Have you visited Winterset? What were your favorite things to do there? If you’re interested in visiting more of Iowa’s most unique destinations, check out these 10 Enchanting Spots In Iowa You Never Knew Existed.