Driftless Adventures

Looking for some adventure? There’s much fun to be had right here in the Driftless! Bookmark this page for stories that will take you on road trips to communities across the region, hikes in new places, and help you explore and navigate exciting new (or new to you, or even new-again) things in the area.

Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center

Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center

Eagle Bluff Environmental Learning Center 28097 Goodview Drive Lanesboro, Minnesota 55949 www.eagle-bluff.org 507-467-2437 Hours (for visitor center): Monday­-Friday, 8 am-4:30 pm, with weekends varying by…

Driftless Region Nature Centers

Driftless Region Nature Centers

by Sara Friedl-Putnam • Photos courtesy Driftless nature centers unless noted Not feeling too spring-y just yet? Dream of the warmer months coming, then grab…

Driftless Day Trips: Elkader, Iowa

By Shannon Dallenbach Durbin • Originally published in the Spring 2013 Inspire(d) >>> Check it out! This weekend is Elkader’s Art In The Park celebration. Saturday…

Driftless Region Museums: A Primer

Driftless Region Museums: A Primer

Compiled by Inspire(d) Staff Originally printed in the June/July 2010 issue of Inspire(d) Sure, summer is all about festivals and swimming and canoeing and fairs, but…

Driftless Region Caves

Driftless Region Caves

Compiled by Aryn Henning Nichols Originally published in the Summer 2012 Inspire(d) There are few things cooler (literally) than caves in the summer! And here…

Driftless Day Trips: Cedar Rapids

Driftless Day Trips: Cedar Rapids

By Benji Nichols Photos by Inspire(d) www.cedar-rapids.com  Driving through Cedar Rapids on I-380, you might catch a peek at Mays Island, and the Veterans Memorial…

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