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Burlington, Iowa: Snake Alley: A Very Crooked Street

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Address:
N. 6th St., Burlington, IA
Directions:
US Hwy 34 exit 262B. Drive south on N. Central Ave., then quickly make first left onto Court St. Drive four blocks. Turn right onto Sixth St. Drive one block to the entrance to Snake Alley.
Hours:
Closed in winter. Local health policies may affect hours and access.
Admission:
Free
RA Rates:
Major Fun
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Snake Alley.

Snake Alley: A Very Crooked Street

A combatant in the World's Crookedest Street battle, in an unexpected place. No traffic back-ups to drive down Snake Alley, unlike San Francisco's more famous crooked street.

Roadsideamerica.com Report... [05/15/2016]

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Snake Alley.

Snake Alley: A Very Crooked Street

We took my elderly in-laws on Snake Alley. My mom-in-law said it was the most fun she had had in a very long time. Short but satisfying, and totally worth it!

[Sharynch, 08/29/2023]

Snake Alley.

Snake Alley: A Very Crooked Street

Snake Alley is a fun detour if you're in the area. Only took 5 minutes on a day when no one was around. Good confidence builder for inexperienced drivers!

[Matt, 08/12/2023]

Another exceptional graduate of Snake Alley Driving School!

Snake Alley.

Snake Alley - A Very Crooked Street

Feb. 2019. Very quiet and fun! We parked at the bottom and walked up and then down.

[Margaret, 02/19/2019]

Snake Alley exit.

Snake Alley - A Very Crooked Street

Super cool site! And aside from Snake Alley, Burlington has lots of interesting architecture to look at! Great town to drive through.

[Ashley, 07/18/2016]

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