East Central Iowa · Iowa Food · Iowa's Wurst Road Trip

Iowa’s Wurst Road Trip: Casing Solon

Solon, IA: Johnson County Each town has their local legends and Solon is no exception. This community has been on the rise for awhile now- seeing new restaurants, developments, increased tourism and a thriving Main Street with one heck of a brewery. With all the “what’s new” going on in Solon, one institution continues to… Continue reading Iowa’s Wurst Road Trip: Casing Solon

2016 Taco Tour · Iowa Food

Hecho En Iowa-A Search for the Best Hometown Tacos: Locale 11, Solon

Solon, IA:┬áJohnson County Iowa’s county roads weave into some very interesting places. For folks who live in the Cedar Rapids and Iowa City areas, they lead you to one of Johnson County’s gems when it comes to great restaurants. Solon is a small town that’s getting quite a lot of publicity for its variety of… Continue reading Hecho En Iowa-A Search for the Best Hometown Tacos: Locale 11, Solon

East Central Iowa · Outdoors All Year

Iowa State Parks-Lake Macbride’s Raptor Invasion

Lake Macbride State Park-Solon, IA:┬áJohnson County Let’s be honest. We in Iowa love our state parks and look forward to visiting them whenever we can. For most, that whenever part means when the weather breaks and the mercury is moving north. However, our state DNR works very hard at showcasing these great destinations all year… Continue reading Iowa State Parks-Lake Macbride’s Raptor Invasion