Explore Dubuque

Masterpiece on the Mississippi

We have no doubt you’ll enjoy everything our campus has to offer, and the town we call home is no exception. Iowa’s oldest city, the Masterpiece on the Mississippi is host to a world of fun and adventure. Explore countless miles of nature trails at the Mines of Spain, Swiss Valley Park and the Heritage Trail. Take to the trees with Sky Tours Zipline in historic Union Park. Catch a USHL Dubuque Fighting Saints hockey game. Or even hit the slopes at either of our two ski and snowboard resorts. No matter your hobbies or interests, you’ll find more than enough ways to expand your horizons while here in Dubuque.

Staying in Dubuque Overnight?

The Best Western PLUS Dubuque Midway Hotel, a Loras College corporate sponsor, offers special Loras rates, and excellent accommodations, including a hot complimentary breakfast buffet 7 days a week.