A bronze historical marker commemorates the route of a historic auto trail.
Entrance to the Hoover Nature Trail in West Branch, Iowa

NPS Photo by Adam Prato

Quick Facts

OPEN TO PUBLIC:
Yes
MANAGED BY:
Cedar County Conservation Board

The Hoover Nature Trail follows the railroad that passed through the president's hometown. As a child, Herbert Hoover developed an early interest in geology while collecting interesting rocks along the railroad grade.

Last updated: November 10, 2018