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.

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/

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