Photo Route – This route is a beautiful back road.

Photo Route Map


Take these roads to access Honey Creek Creamery, Iowana Farm, Harvest Studio, Hickory Hills Land and Livestock using back roads from Hitchcock Nature Center. Or start in Crescent At Honey Creek Creamery, Iowana Farm and Harvest Studio, then continue on back roads to Hickory Hills Land & Livestock then Hitchcock Nature Center.

Take a short detour from the route to see Hazel Dell United Methodist church. Hazel Dell is a perfect country church with a very old cemetery.

Photos from the Photo Route

Hazel Dell United Methodist
Old Cemetery at Hazel Dell United Methodist

Map Details

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Entering Tour from the North

From I29 exit at Mondamin (Exit#89) to Sawmill Hollow.

Take 127 East to Magnolia. At edge of town turn right. At L23/Lorado/Locust continue to Kennedy Ave. turn right. Follow signs to Sawmill Hollow.

or to Lavender Farm

At 127 and L20/Loess Hills trail split stay right. continue on 1.5 miles to Lavender Farm on Left.

Lavender Farm – Sawmill Hollow Connection via L20-L27-L23 Loop

Entering Tour from the South

From Council Bluffs take Broadway north (by Pizza King) which turns into L-20/Old Lincoln Highway. Go approx. 7 miles north into Crescent.

From Omaha Take I-29 or I-680 north to where they converge. Exit to Crescent east on Old Mormon Bridge Road. It ends at a T, which is L-20/Old Lincoln Highway. turn Left, proceed into Crescent. Stop 5 is just north of Crescent on L-20. Stops 7,8 are east of Crescent on Badger. For 6 take Mahogany east to right turn onto 195, then right at driveway.