Homestead: August 18

Starting Location
Ingraham Park, Ladora, IA

Ending Location
Henry’s Village Market (4125 V St Homestead, IA 52236)

Total Miles
16.7 miles

Walking Map/Instructions
Walking directions available here.

Driving Map/Instructions
Driving directions available here.

Overnight Information
Henry’s Village Market is a local grocery store and market in Homestead. The store has German roots and is know for their bratwursts, beer, cheese, dried fruits, nuts and jams among other food items. There are several acres of land available, and upon arrival, the store manager Andy will tell the marchers where they can camp. There are 10 picnic tables in front of the store.

Wifi available

Store has two basements in case of Tornado Warning

The Amana Colonies purchased the town from the Rock Island Railroad to use as a transportation hub. A meteorite struck the town in 1875.

Event Information
Interaction with local community members likely.