Mines of Spain Recreation Area

8991 Bellevue Hts.
Dubuque, IA 52003

Ph. 563.556.0620


State recreation area covering 1,436 acres of forest and tallgrass prairie with steep bluffs and cliffs along the Mississippi River. Home to the Julien Dubuque Monument and the E.B. Lyons Interpretive Center (Scenic Byway Center).

Park offers 21 miles of hiking trails (National Recreation Trail System), five miles of cross country ski trails, America's State Tree Woodland Walk and Horseshoe Bluff Interpretive Site.






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