If cool weather inspires you to visit Iowa, follow your gut. The city’s winter atmosphere is perfect for weekend getaways. From holiday lights cars can literally drive through to open fields of snow, folks visiting Iowa during wintertime are immersed in winter spirit. Expect plenty of cozying in front of fires over hot cocoa; expect lots of sledding outside of your home. Even expect Christmas carols on the radio. Day trips through the city are pleasant, but the state’s outdoors are also pretty cool. Countless of safe snow trails make it easy to pull out the snowmobile and ride with your friends through open fields. Have you ever gone ice fishing? It’s a thing in the Midwest and you can’t miss it. You’re about to embark on an adventure in a winter wonderland.