Top Adventures in Dubuque

  • Hike Heritage Trail: Dubuque To Dyersville

    Heritage Trail: Dubuque to Dyersville is a 28.2 mile point-to-point hike that takes you by a river located near Durango, Iowa.

    28.2 miles 761 ft gain

  • Hike Catfish Creek Trail

    Catfish Creek Trail is a 1.7 mile loop hike where you may see beautiful wild flowers located near Dubuque, Iowa.

    1.7 miles 180 ft gain

  • Hike Lead Mine Foot Trail

    Lead Mine Foot Trail is a 0.5 mile loop hike that takes you past great forest setting located near Dubuque, Iowa.

    0.5 miles 82 ft gain

  • Hike John And Alice Butler Trail

    John and Alice Butler Trail is a 0.8 mile out and back hike that takes you past scenic views located near Dubuque, Iowa.

    0.8 miles 55 ft gain

  • Hike Pine Chapel Foot Trail

    Pine Chapel Foot Trail is a 0.6 mile loop hike that takes you past great forest setting located near Dubuque, Iowa.

    0.6 miles 124 ft gain

  • Hike Calcite Foot Trail

    Calcite Foot Trail is a 1.5 mile loop hike that takes you by a river located near Dubuque, Iowa.

    1.5 miles 249 ft gain

  • Hike the Horseshoe Bluff Trail

    To get to the trailhead within Mines of Spain, drive to the Dubuque area, turn off of Highway 61/151, and on to Highway 52. From Highway 52, turn left onto Mines of Spain Road until you find the parking lot. Once you park your car, go up the woode...

    1.6 miles 208 ft gain

  • Hike Patsi's Mine Trail

    Patsi's Mine Trail is a 0.8 mile out and back hike that takes you past great forest setting located near Dubuque, Iowa.

    0.8 miles 75 ft gain

  • Hike Prairie Ridge Loop

    Prairie Ridge Loop is a 2.2 mile loop hike where you may see beautiful wild flowers located near Dubuque, Iowa.

    2.2 miles 183 ft gain

  • Hike Creek Trail

    Creek Trail is a 1.2 mile out and back hike that takes you past great forest setting located near Dubuque, Iowa.

    1.2 miles 108 ft gain

  • Hike Cattesse Trail

    Cattesse Trail is a 4 mile out and back hike that takes you by a river located near Dubuque, Iowa.

    4 miles 364 ft gain

  • Explore Crystal Lake Cave

    The cave is located beneath an outdated (but cool) gift shop on an little old gravel lot at the end of a short country road(Crystal Lake Cave Rd). The cave is about a 1-1.5 mile loop that takes about an hour. The cave is usually pretty cool and ca...

    1.5 miles -50 ft gain

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