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Must Do's
Onawa is the gateway to the Loess Hills and is also the home of the Eskimo Pie, the widest main street in the USA and the only authentic life-size replica of Lewis & Clark's keelboat Discovery. Admire the keelboat and their extraordinary expedition at the Lewis & Clark Visitors Center. Learn even more intriguing history at the Onaway Kiwanis Museum Complex, which highlights life during the peak of the railroad industry. 

Take a piece of history home with you with a stop at Found at 926, which sells antique furniture, collectibles and more. 

Outdoor Adventures & Exciting Eateries
Hop in the car and drive the Loess Hills Scenic Byway to view the most extraordinary landscape , or follow the Lewis & Clark National Historic Trail to learn about the duo's thrilling expedition.

Enjoy a casual bite to eat at Frannie's Cafe, Huey's Diner or Dan's Pizza.

Community Highlights
Annual events include the Loess Hills Prairie Seminar, the Graffiti Night, Onawa Harvest Festival, Monona County Fair, ONABIKE and Onawa Two Day Swap Meet.

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Whether you're seeking rest and relaxation, outdoor exploration or family adventures, the opportunities are endless.