Follow This Abandoned Railroad Trail For One Of The Most Unique Hikes In Iowa
Iowa is full of trails that lead you to scenic overlooks, down into caves, along the river, and through the Loess Hills, but the most unique trail in Iowa is actually a 63 mile former railroad track that’s been converted to a nature trail near Council Bluffs.
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