8 Places In Iowa Where You Can Embark On An Off-The-Grid Adventure

The Hawkeye State is full of quiet wilderness, and if you’re looking to get away from the busy city life and escape into the woods, here are a few places to get started. Luckily, nothing in Iowa is too off the beaten path, and each of these natural oases makes for a great day trip adventure.

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: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

All of the places, and more, are waiting for you to discover in the Hawkeye State! Make it a point to see them this year, and while you’re out it, don’t forget that we’re home to a lot great restaurants, too. Check out The 12 Iowa Restaurants You Should Add To Your 2019 Dining Bucket List and plan for an unforgettable year.