11 Brief But Beautiful Hikes In Iowa You Can Take In Under An Hour

Iowans are lucky to live in such a beautiful place, even though it often gets dismissed as a flyover state. Prove to yourself that the Hawkeye State is full of stunning natural beauty by heading out on these short spring hikes in Iowa this year.

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/

Where will you go this spring? If hiking isn’t your go-to activity when the weather warms up, check out our list of 8 International Spring Festivals In Iowa That Will Give You The Unique Experience You Crave.