This White Water Adventure In Iowa Is An Outdoor Lover’s Dream

Iowa is not exactly known for being home to wild adventures, but if you know where to look, you can find something that will please every thrill seeker. There’s are three whitewater parks in Iowa now, and it’s quickly becoming a destination for kayakers who want to test their skills on our rivers. One spot in Elkader, along the Turkey River, is a great place to drop in.

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While you’re in town, check out some of Elkader’s great sights! This Little Town Hidden In The Iowa Countryside Is The Perfect Place To Relax on a hot summer day. Dine at the Jailhouse Inn or stroll the historic district — you’ll find a charming town that will capture your heart.