9 Places to go Hiking near Dubuque, Iowa!

Who’s ready for the summer?!  In this post I share some of my favourite places to go hiking in Dubuque Iowa! There are so many ways to enjoy the great outdoors in Dubuque county, there’s something for everyone!

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Tips for Visiting Maquoketa Caves State Park in Iowa!

Maquoketa Caves State Park is located in East Iowa and the awesome thing about it is that it’s completely free to visit!  The park consists of 6 miles of walking trails through a woodland area (complete with the deer!), some follow the path through large caves and others lead to the entrances of caves that require a bit of crawling!  There are 16 caves altogether, around 50% are ‘walk in caves’.  The caves were first discovered back in the 1830s. Here are my tips for visiting Maquoketa Caves State Park!

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