The Beautiful Bridge Hike In Iowa That Will Completely Mesmerize You

Iowa’s winters are notoriously long, and by the time spring starts to show up, Iowans are ready to get outside. If you’re looking for an easy bike ride or hike to kick off the season, you’ve got to check out the High Trestle Trail, between Woodward and Madrid. The bridge that crosses the Des Moines River is absolutely stunning, and one of the most amazing footbridges in the world.

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The High Trestle Trail Bridge was named one of the Eight Amazing Footbridges of the World by BBC, and has become a true Iowa landmark.

If you’re looking for more of the most interesting hikes in Iowa, check out 8 Low-Key Hikes In Iowa With Amazing Payoffs and get out and about in the Hawkeye State!