Pikes Peak State Park


A nature reserve at the confluence of the Wisconsin and Mississippi Rivers with 10 intertwined hiking trails and sweeping views from the hilltop campground (https://iowastateparks.reserveamerica.com).

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1. Effigy Mounds National Monument

6.48 MILES

Hundreds of mysterious Native American burial mounds sit in the bluffs above the Mississippi River in this gorgeous corner of far northeast Iowa. Listen…