Category Archive: Iowa

Betsy gets a facelift before attending GNR 2015 – Forest City, IA

by

This part of our adventure had been anticipated for several months, as we decided way back in January that we’d attend our first Winnebago Grand National Rally (GNR).  Our planning indicated we would be… Continue reading

Back on the road to Iowa

by

After Steve’s trip down memory lane we actually managed to walk two trails before leaving Yankton, SD.  The Auld-Brokaw and the Lewis and Clark trails both meandered along the Missouri River.  The town of Yankton… Continue reading

Pelicans – in Iowa?

by

Corn or beef are probably what comes to mind when you think of Iowa, right?  But wildlife?  Not so much.  Well, that was the pleasant surprise I got during our stay in Amana, Iowa.  But… Continue reading

“Nothing Runs Like a Deere” – and much more in Iowa

by

This is a two-part post – first Steve’s account of our factory tours at John Deere, then back to me for our other excursions. [Steve] Our first stop in Iowa got me to… Continue reading

Tri-states means triple the fun!

by

Our slow southern migration continued to our next stop at Kieler, Wisconsin, which just happens to lie at the junction of three states – Wisconsin, Illinois and Iowa.  We established our one-week home base at Rustic… Continue reading