Historic Hills Scenic Byway Bale Trail 2024

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The Bale Trail 2024 is OPEN!

Enjoy the Fifth Annual Bale Trail on the Historic Hills Scenic Byway! This free public art installation includes bale sculptures and scarecrows celebrating our agricultural communities in Southeastern Iowa. Drive over 100 miles along the byway and glimpse the whimsical displays as you enjoy the scenery. Visit us from July through October and visit our google map to find locations!


For more information email christina@pathfindersrcd.org
Also, shout out to our amazing sponsors: Iowa Arts Council, which is part of the Iowa Economic Development Authority, Southern Iowa Electric Cooperative, Community 1st Credit Union, Pathfinders RC&D, Iowa Byways and the artists who make the trail possible!
Are you a business or resident near the byway? You can still join the trail!