Imagine driving through scenic Clayton County in Northeast Iowa, along the River Bluffs Scenic Byway, through the rolling bluffs near the mighty Mississippi River. Along the way you hit the green golf courses, stop at one-of-a-kind antique shop, and then head to dinner at a local, unique restaurant with a mouthwatering menu. After just one day of witnessing what Clayton County has to offer, you want to know more!
The Clayton County Development Group has launched an iMap through Lunar Cow which has made navigating through Clayton County a breeze. Through this iMap, you are able to pick specific categories and then view all the places in Clayton County. The iMap also allows users to build their own itinerary with directions to each place. There are also pre-made itineraries with themes such as Winery and Brewery, River Retreat, and Historic Sites.
All the 18 different communities within Clayton County have a population less than 2,000 people. Also, enjoy the smooth ride without having to constantly stop and go as there is not a single stoplight within the county borders. The small town atmosphere with friendly faces everywhere you look, makes Clayton County the perfect getaway. There is something for everyone to do and enjoy. Altogether, there are nearly 1,000 destinations within Clayton County that are listed on the iMap. Each destination on the iMap will have a short description and pictures to accompany it.
Whether you are a Northeast Iowa native or visitor interested in this beautiful area of Iowa, the iMap is the perfect way to plan a one-day excursion, getaway trip, or to just learn more about all the different destinations within Clayton County.
Head to the Clayton County Development website to start planning your trip now. The iMap can be found on the homepage with the NE Iowa Travel Itinerary logo or under the More tab. Check out the pre-made vacation travel itineraries under the Tourism tab. Also be sure to like the Clayton County Development Group on Facebook to keep up with all the events and destinations.
Pack up the car or load up the bus and head to Clayton County now!
Written by Amy Bonvillain; Photo Credit: Clayton County Development Group