Everyone In Iowa Should Take This Underappreciated Scenic Drive
When you think of stunning natural beauty in Iowa, most of our minds wander towards the east. The Mississippi River Valley is so overwhelming and impressive that it’s easy to forget that Western Iowa is home to one of the Midwest’s natural wonders — the incredible Loess Hills.
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You can find a full list of lodging options and restaurants along this journey right here, but the route is so vast that you’ll have no issues picking restaurants and hotels along the way. I would highly recommend stopping by one of the many vineyards you’ll drive by, too! Bodega Victoriana Winery and Keg Creek Brewing Co., both in Glenwood, are some of the best wineries in the state.