Midwest Travel: Paddling under the bridges of Madison County

Diana Lambdin Meyer of the Star Tribune recently highlighted a canoe trip down the Middle River in Madison County. Check out her journey here: http://www.startribune.com/midwest-traveler-paddling-under-the-bridges-of-madison-county/488663941/

Madison County’s Cedar Covered Bridge Rebuilding Project Receives Funding

Chris Kramer DCA Acting Director, Iowa Department of Cultural Affairs FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Dec. 19, 2017 Contact: Jeff Morgan, 515-281-3858, jeff.morgan@iowa.gov $1.3 million awarded to five Iowa Great Places projects Madison County’s Cedar Covered Bridge rebuilding project receives funding DES … Read More

Winterset Featured in Best of Life Magazine


Call for Artists: Due April 7

Last year, the Iowa Department of Transportation announced approval of Madison County’s application to become an Iowa Scenic Byways community following a 2014 call for new byways applications. Because of the Scenic Byways designation, Winterset will be one of fifteen … Read More

Madison County Featured on Road Trippin’ Show

Madison County was recently featured in several segments of Road Trippin’, highlighting some of our favorite local attractions. Check it out! Road Trippin’: John Wayne Birthplace & Museum Road Trippin’: Iowa Quilt Museum Road Trippin’: Madison County Historical Complex Road Trippin’: Bridges of … Read More

“Two Hours in Winterset” Recently Enjoyed by The Iowa Gallivant

Team Goodvin writes about their travels in Iowa, and recently spent two memorable hours in Winterset. Read about it here: “Two Hours in Winterset” by The Iowa Gallivant

Madison County Featured on Travels with Sarah

Madison County was featured on the popular blog, Travel with Sara, on June 8, 2016. Here’s a link to the full article: “You Have My Permission to Meander Off of I-80 in Southern Iowa to Indulge in Charm and the … Read More

Iowa Journeys Visits Madison County

Join Bob Jensen and Jessie Polley as they visit Madison County, Iowa, and the community of Winterset.