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Amboy Trail Ranch – Newton, Iowa

    The Amboy Ranch closed in 2008.   Amboy Trail Ranch - Newton, Iowa On this working ranch in Newton, Iowa, visitors can take a relaxing trail ride through one-hundred acres of woodland. Here they can watch different types of … [Read more...]


    AIRCRAFT SUPER-MARKET DeSoto, Iowa Just outside of DeSoto, Iowa, visitors are able to browse through a wide assortment of ultra-light and light aircraft. A 3,500 square foot, air conditioned, heated, two level, carpeted showroom within … [Read more...]

Adventureland – Altoona, Iowa (Des Moines)

    Adventureland - Altoona, Iowa (Des Moines) This is a centrally-located theme park just outside of Des Moines in Altoona, Iowa,with “adventures” for all ages. The structures in the park recreate late 19th –and early … [Read more...]

Adel School – Adel, Iowa

     Adel School - Adel, Iowa The present home of the Adel Historical Museum, this building began its life as the first two-story brick schoolhouse in Adel. It was built in 1857 and remained a school until 1870. The building also … [Read more...]

Boone And Scenic Valley Railroad – Boone, Iowa

Boone And Scenic Valley Railroad - Boone, Iowa Visitors can hop aboard a train beginning in Boone with vintage railroad cars and take a fifteen or twenty-two mile round-trip. This excursion wends its way through the beautiful Des Moines River valley and … [Read more...]