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Mormon Handcart Site, Iowa City

#10 of 18 in Things to do in Iowa City
Historic Walking Area · Hidden Gem · Historic Site
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  • What an amazing group of people. WHO KNEW! Why isn’t this incredible trek taught in our history books? What a courageous group of people. I wish we had more people in the United States with the faith....  more »
  • Think of walking over 1500 miles while takin all of your worldly goods on a hand cart. Then the reason you are doing it is because of religion in the US. I am not Mormon but this still touched me...  more »
  • Some visitors are leaving trash behind. There are no trash recepticals. Please be prepared to pack in and pack out. Leave no trace. I encourage the stuards of the preserve to post a friendly sign reminding patrons to respect the land by not leaving trash behind.
  • A great place to walk. It's so peaceful and right next to so many business.

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