A Mysterious Woodland Trail In Iowa Will Take You To The Original Junkerman Farm Ruins

From towering limestone bluffs to lead mines, the Mines of Spain State Recreation Area is an amazing place. It’s also believed to be the oldest European settlement in what is now the state of Iowa.

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Have you ever hiked to Pine Chapel? You can learn more about the trail here on Alltrails. For more on Mines of Spain Recreation Area in general, head here.

Address: South Entrance, Mines of Spain Recreation Area, 10426 Mines of Spain Rd, Dubuque, IA 52003, USA