A scene of a family hiking at Maquoketa (Iowa) Caves State Park is among the choices for the cover of the next Iowa Travel Guide by the Iowa Tourism Office.
People can vote among three cover options at www.facebook.com/IowaTourism. More than 600 travelers submitted photos of Iowa vacation experiences. The winner will be announced Feb. 4.
The finalists include boaters having fun on an Okoboji lake entered by Brock Bringle of Storm Lake, a family hiking at Maquoketa Caves State Park submitted by Kelsey Delperdang of Cedar Rapids and a kayaker enjoying the Turkey River sent in by Jessica Rilling from Cedar Rapids.
The trip-planning publication, available in the spring, lists 700 attractions, 550 hotels, 160 bed and breakfasts and 400 campgrounds, plus state parks, trails and scenic byways.