Visit These 9 Creepy Ghost Towns In Iowa At Your Own Risk

It’s always a strange, somewhat eerie feeling you get when you stumble upon a ghost town. There is a certain feeling of unease, and a curiosity as to why the town was abandoned. You wonder what happened there to make everyone get up and leave… Like any state, Iowa has its share of ghost towns too. So next time you’re in the area, take the time to stop and check out these forgotten towns.

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:

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