Denny and Diana Walker are dedicated to improving the Iowa Great Lakes

The consuming darkness of winter makes the nights seem endless. People snuggle down and stay in because after the sun goes down there isn’t much to see.

Summer in the Iowa Great Lakes is many things to many people. It’s hard to pick a favorite. We asked a few familiar folks to give it a try.

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Author Jonathan Reed’s new book “Lost Resorts of the Iowa Great Lakes” was published June 29 and is available at several area establishments including the Maritime Museum. The book includes nearly 200 photographs and covers several decades of Lakes area hotel and resort history.