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We visited 7 Freedom Rocks as we traveled through Iowa. It was a fun and interesting stops along the way to South Dakota. My husband is a veteran, and he really enjoyed visiting the sites. They are fantastic to see.
Bubba does an amazing job every year to tell the story of our troops. We look forward to our annual trip to Menlo to the current painting. Please also check out thefreedomrock.com to get a list of other Freedom Rocks in different counties in Iowa....More
What an incredible talent and contribution to our wonderful Iowa soldiers who give service to our fine country in such a brave yet humble manner! LOOK FOR THE SIGNS ALONG 1-80 FOR THE FREEDOM ROCK. ITS WORTH THE STOP!
This is a Big Rock that is painted every year just before Memorial Day in May by a Local artist. You will see and feel the Heart Felt Love and Respect to our Veterans here at this rock. It is just South of I80 and...More
Freedom rock is a must see attraction. Just a few miles off interstate I-35. Hard to really put into words what happens when you visit here. It's a feeling of pride and honor for everyone who has ever served to help secure our freedoms. The...More
Located only a mile off of I-80, the rock has been repainted yearly since 1999. It's always a moving tribute to our soldiers. Don't go expecting any frills, or even a restroom. It's there as a show of respect and honor.
I was told about this by a fellow veteran at another attraction. I made the side trip to find it and was very moved by it. The artist repaints it annually with new scenes. If you are a veteran, know one, or are related to...More
Decided to add this as a side trip as we rode home from Omaha. I found the rock to be very moving since my father (A Marine) just passed away a few months ago. I have several friends from Minnesota that make an annual motorcycle...More