Backbone State Park
1347 129th St.
Dundee, IA 52038
State Park: Bike, Birding, Camp, Fish, Hike, Picnic, Snow Sports, Walk, Water Sports
Backbone has 21 miles of hiking and multi-use trails. Visitors can hike along trails winding through old twisted and windblown cedars and up rough, rocky staircases to one of the highest points in northeast Iowa, the “Devil’s Backbone.” During winter, visitors can cross-country ski and snowmobile. Bicyclists can pedal through scenic splendor and explore the park on these designated trails; Barred Owl, Bluebird, East Lake and West Lake.