Take This Road To Nowhere In Iowa To Get Away From It All

Sometimes, you just need to get in the car and see where the day takes you. Iowa is home to many scenic byways, and one of the most beautiful is the Grant Wood Scenic Byway that meanders through eastern Iowa as far as the Mississippi River.

So relax and take a deep breath as you take in Iowa’s beautiful rolling countryside, with its lush cornfields, farmhouses, trees and birds. In between taking in the scenery, you may want to explore many stops along the way, like museums, wineries, antique shops, restaurants and museums. You can see a map of the complete route here.

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/

To find out about Iowa’s many other scenic byways, check out These 7 Beautiful Byways In Iowa.