Recreation Opportunities in Close Proximity to Wellsburg
Biking Trails -Iowa Bike Trails
Close proximity to the Iowa River Greenbelt, the Cedar Valley, and the University of Northern Iowa provides residents with a wealth of recreation opportunities all within short driving distance. There are plenty of ways to experience the great outdoors including canoing down the Iowa Rivers, hunting and fishing, or hiking in one of the numerous nature areas. Just down the road on four lane US 20 is the Isle of Capri complex complete with hotel, casino, and the Lost Island Water Park. At the University of Northern Iowa is is easy to experience the excitement of Division I NCAA athletics with teams that are consistently ranked nationally in Football, Basketball, Volleyball, and Wrestling. The Gallegher Bluedorn Theater also hosts nationally recognized artists and performances each year.