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Turkey River Recreational Corridor

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Activities: Biking, Fishing, River Access, Self-guided driving/walking tour, Walking

The Turkey River Corridor is unique in its geographic size and potential. The communities of ClermontElgin and Elkader in Fayette and Clayton Counties are linked by the special, scenic beauty of the Turkey River. Visitors relish in the abundance of wooded hills and rich rolling plains, streams and rivers, diverse wildlife and recreational opportunities.

The Corridor offers a multitude of activities including walking, bicycle, equestrian, and water trails. In addition to these recreational opportunities, Clermont, Elgin and Elkader offer unique shopping and dining venues and various historic attractions. The Turkey River Recreational Corridor is an Iowa Great Place.

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