There’s An Emerald Springs Hiding In Iowa That’s Too Beautiful For Words

When Iowans began building Backbone State Park in 1919, they knew they had found a special place worth preserving. One of the hidden wonders of the park is Richmond Springs, where you’ll find emerald blue water that is absolutely stunning.

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You can find Backbone State Park at 1347 129th St., Dundee, IA 52038.For park maps and more information, visit the park’s official website.

Address: 1347 129th St, Dundee, IA 52038, USA