Here you will find a list and description of each Craft Beverage Trails in Iowa. Search for a specific Trail Name, by Beverage, by City or by Region. Once you click on the Trail Name, you will see a list of each Craft Beverage Maker on that trail. Happy Trails!
Cedar Falls is well known as an exciting trail destination. Breweries, locally-owned restaurants, unique boutiques, and overnight accommodations are only a “hop” and a skip from trails in the Cedar Falls Downtown District, southern Cedar Falls, the area of College Square Mall and the University of Northern Iowa.
Let’s add a beer trail to your adventure! Unique to Cedar Falls is the abundance of breweries and taprooms. Our Beer Trail Passport provides a map and inspiration for exploring six of our local craft breweries and taprooms in Cedar Falls and two breweries in Waterloo. Click HERE for a suggested bike route and car route. Bike or drive responsibly to each destination on the trail and be sure to stop and dine like a local and explore local, chef-inspired cuisine at award-winning restaurants.
The QC Ale Trail introduces you to the craft breweries on both sides of the big and bold Mississippi River in the Quad Cities. This riverfront region has a long history of brewing beer, and we invite you to taste the top-quality pints from our current batch of brewers. Check in at participating breweries using a QC Ale Trail mobile or paper passport available to receive FREE QC Ale Trail prizes from Visit Quad Cities. Get a stamp on our paper passport or a check-in on your mobile passport from the server at each of the participating craft breweries. Visit four locations and get a sweet Ale Trail bottle opener. Visit all the locations and earn a QC Ale Trail pint glass. All prizes are redeemed through Visit Quad Cities.