Freedom, Faith, and Fellowship: Historic County Churches Trail

Note:  Church ladies make great pies and desserts!  Make appointments or reservations.

Mt. Hope Church  
19092 290th Street, McClelland
712-566-2416

Silver Creek Church
36418 Pinoak Road West of Hancock
712-741-5683

Hancock United Methodist Church
204 Kimball Street
712-741-5426

Oakland United Methodist Church
200 North Main Street
712-482-5530
Oakland Congregational Church   
302 Oakland Avenue
712-482-6828

Big Grove Village/Wedding Chapel
18807 450th Street
712-482-6840
1887 schoolhouse moved to this location, converted to a church  

Wheeler Grove Church
44353 Chestnut Road, Carson
712-486-2201
Area history of LDS- great for lunch, pie, coffee

Macedonia United Methodist Church
Potter Street
712-486-2266

Macedonia Assembly of God  
505 Main Street/Pioneer Trail
712-486-2649

Fairview Pioneer Memorial Church/Chapel 
18501 330th Street, Treynor
Built-in 1889. Graveyard next to the church. Annual Memorial Day services

“Dumfries” St. Paul Evangelical Country Church
11055 Dumfries Avenue SE of Lake Manawa State Park, South of Pioneer Trail    
712-366-1930

Trail Map

More Trails to Explore

Stars and Bronze Tribute Trail

Pay tribute to the “Eagles of Honor”, the Freedom Rock, and other projects to Honor veterans and other public figures.

Pioneer Trail

Follow along this trail and experience the arduous trek west for pioneers.

California Trail

Trace the California Trail, an emigrant trail that crossed Iowa.

National Loess Hills Scenic Byway (TM)

Marvel at this national trail that is rated among the best trails in the nation.

West Nishnabotna River Water Trail

Float along this 27-mile water trail ideal for canoes, kayaks, and tubes.

All Trails

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