Iowa's Czech Trail

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Scenic route located in the rolling hills of Tama County, connecting the communities of Chelsea, Vining, Elberon and Clutier.

The area's Czech heritage is on display at community museums, libraries, dance halls and country churches. Clutier's summer band concerts are the best way to connect with local residents and experience Czech flavor. Enjoy polka music and locally made kolaches, rohlicky, tea rings and buchty. See their Facebook page for dates and times.

Stop in at local restaurants like Czech Point Pub & Restaurant in Clutier, the Silver Dollar in Chelsea, the Vining Tavern in Vining and Big R's in Elberon.

Don't forget to bring your bike! Iowa's Czech Trail roads are low traffic, well maintained and scenic. 

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TRAIL USES: Driving, Biking

LENGTH: 30 miles


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