Epworth, Iowa 

A Great Place To Live!

Local Attractions

Jacoby Walkway

One mile walking trail along Jacoby Drive at the south city limits.   The trail connects to the city sidewalk system.  

Heritage Trail
Midwest’s most scenic all-season trail, provides year-round activity for walkers, bikers, snowmobilers, and cross-country skiers. Trail segment located 1 mile north of Epworth. Follow the 26 mile route of a once bustling railroad into a 450’ valley past old mining and mill towns. www.dubuquecounty.com

Centennial Ballpark
Softball and baseball complex offers league and tournament events.

Tower Park
Playground and picnic facility with pavilion and grills, located in center of town.   Pavilion rentals are taken at City Hall at 876-3320.

Tennis Courts
Public facility for open play of tennis and basketball 8 am to 8 pm

Timberline Golf Course   Located in rural Epworth.

Epworth Gun Club
12487 Gun Club Road, just north of city limits. Facility open May-Oct. Clay pigeon shooting and annual events.

Area Attractions

Golf courses, bowling alleys, fishing, boating and camping facilities are just minutes away.

Iowa’s River Project, River Museum and River Walk, Dubuque, IA

Field of Dreams and National Toy Museum, Dyersville, IA

Railroad Caboose & Museum, Epworth

Gateway Center, at Epworth city entrance, rest stop & historical display


Town & Country Funfest event held first weekend in August, proceeds earmarked for specific community betterment projects.

Annual Firemen’s Dance, Epworth Fire Station, held last Saturday of May

Annual Firemen’s Picnic Celebration, Fire Station, held the second Friday evening in July

Official site of the City of Epworth