Christiansen Forest Preserve – Huxley, Iowa

Christiansen Forest Preserve – Huxley, Iowa

In Iowa, we aren't as blessed with glorious mountain hikes or beautiful waterscape views, but don't sleep on Iowa trails and forests! We have an amazing DNR in this state that takes great care of our trails and parks, with the added bonus of never worrying about excessive tourism. History & Information Christiansen Forest Preserve [...]

Our Iowa Derecho Story

Our Iowa Derecho Story

I know it's getting old to hear, but 2020 has been quite the year hasn't it? I can't believe it's only been a month since the derecho came through our small town and really effected Iowa, but we are finally going back to some sort of normalcy. I wanted to share our experience since not [...]

Loess Hills Hideaway Cabins & Preparation Canyon State Park

Loess Hills Hideaway Cabins & Preparation Canyon State Park

Loess Hills Hideaway Cabins are the perfect couples or family getaway in western Iowa, and are also pet friendly cabins. You're only minutes away from Loess Hills State Forest which includes the Preparation Canyon State Park, but otherwise this location is secluded from modern conveniences. We had to accept that we may not be doing [...]