Outdoor blogger Wade Ellett discovers a sand prairie about an hour north of the QC!
Meet Wade Ellett, our Let’s Move Quad Cities outdoor blogger. Wade is an outdoor adventurer who shares his passion for the outdoors, “micro-adventures,” and favorite QC activities here!
Follow the Great River Trail into Albany to see ancient Hopewell Burial Mounds!
It’s apple season in the QC!
Prefer camping to “glamping”? How alone do you want to be? There’s a big difference between “designated” and “non-designated” campsites … and the QC area offers both!
Wade’s Labor Day Weekend Rx: Ice down the cooler, pitch a tent at a site you like, and spend an awesome night or 2 away from home!
Trying to get away from it all … including the bugs and rain? Try a cabin!
As summer winds down, check out these 4 QC-area gems!
Need a great view as soon as you can find one? QC Outside blogger Wade Ellett shares his top picks!
Get out of the heat inside an Iowa cave!
Three Iowa parks take you an hour from home, but are well worth the travel!