This Is The Single Craziest Thing You Never Knew Happened In Iowa

One of the things I love about Iowa is that it’s an easy place to be. The pace of living is manageable, the people are friendly and you can generally just relax and enjoy life. That doesn’t mean that crazy things never happen here, though. In fact, this event is so brutal and tragic, I couldn’t believe it happened 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:

Below is footage of the Gitchie State Manitou Preserve where the murders took place.

For more unbelievable chapters in Iowa’s history, here are The 10 Most Insane Things That Happened In Iowa In 2015.