This packable little book guides young explorers toward adventure on the Raccoon River Valley Trail in central Iowa while describing Iowa history. Activities include map-reading, decoding messages, Native American word search, coloring pages, identifying constellations, sketching, and pages for journaling. Seeing specific things on the Trail earns points toward the excellence in exploration certificate at the back of the book. Original color photographs of the Trail by the author. Ages 8 to 12.
|Product dimensions:||6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.18(d)|
About the Author
Janice Harbaugh is a fifth generation Iowan interested in preserving the history of Iowa and its natural resources. She grew up on a farm next to the railroad right of way that later became the Raccoon River Valley Trail. Today, she enjoys biking on the Trail back to the old farm.