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Dubuque, Iowa - Scenic Drives

Byways, Backways, Historic Routes,...

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  • 100 miles (160 km)

In the northeast corner of Iowa, travelers will find a scenic road that winds all the way through Allamakee County. This byway zigzags through terrain as varied as the directions of the road. Travelers will pass farmland, forests, valleys, and limestone outcroppings near the Mississippi River area...

  • 68 miles (109 km)

The Grant Wood Scenic Byway is a symbol of the Americanheartland. Named for 1930's Iowa artist, the byway is a tribute toGrant Woods skill in reproducing a place and a culture through hisart. Grant Wood artwork is well known. Travel the Grant Wood Byway,and you will see where he found his inspiratio...

  • Six days to drive or ten days to enjoy the entire Byway.
  • 2069 miles (3329 km)

In sheer size and importance, the Mississippi River has few equals. Hundreds of years ago, Native Americans used it for trade and travel, with the Hopewell Indian culture becoming the most advanced society in early North America. The French sent trappers down its banks after coveted beaver fur. Fo...

  • 109 miles (175 km)

Feeling loopy? The River Bluffs Scenic Byway lets you end whereyou begin. This "loop tour" is its own destination. You will viewbreathtaking bluffs, and wooded hill tops, as you explore theroller-coaster roads of northeast Iowa. View Eagles as they sorefree over the green countryside. Perhaps you'll...

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