Day Trips

Day Trips

  • Little Brown Church: The perfect place for a small wedding, vow renewals and baptisms. This small country church is located in Nashua, Iowa, a short 30 minutes from Cozy Corners. Tours are available by appointment or by stopping in. Sunday Services are hosted each week at 10:15 a.m.
  • The Billyclocks Museum: Come visit the hand-carved Billyclocks and their intricate designs on Main Street in Spillville, Iowa. Open April through November. Visit the website for hours of operation.
  • Vesterheim Museum: Check out the Norwegian-American Musuem located on Water Street in Decorah, Iowa. Learn about a simpler way of life by touring the 12 historic buildings on site and discover the gorgeous art, textiles and tools of the Norwegian immigrants on exhibit.
  • The Isle: This hotel and casino is located in Waterloo, Iowa off Highway 20. Enjoy the gaming tables, poker and slots. Dine at the buffet or the upscale supper club Otis and Henry's.
  • Lost Island Waterpark: Want to cool off this summer? Head to Waterloo, Iowa off East Shaulis Road to Lost Island Waterpark. A great place for families to spend the day! The waterpark boasts 9 water slides, 3 water areas for small children, and a wave pool. Other amenities include go carts, an arcade, and mini golf. Only 45 minutes from Cozy Corners!
  • Spook Cave: Explore the wonders of nature in McGregor, Iowa on Highway 18 and 52. Educational tours by boat and the cave's discovery and formation; no reservations required. Camping and cabin rentals are also available. 
  • Littlest Church in Iowa: No longer open for services, this tiny church is located in Festina (near Decorah) and is open year round. The building only holds 8 worshipers so be careful, it is easy to miss!
  • Electric Park Ballroom: Located on Ansborough Avenue in Waterloo, Iowa the Electric Park Ballroom hosts the Annual Cattle Congress, wedding receptions, and numerous other events.