A truck stop can be a trucker’s worst nightmare or a dream come true. At Waspy’s, we make truck drivers’ lives easier by providing the basic essentials and more, when away from home. After driving on the road all day, wouldn’t it be nice to take a hot shower or wash your clothes? Our trucker’s lounge is equipped with clean restrooms, a laundry unit, and an entertainment area. Not to mention, all of this is FREE! At Waspy’s, we offer... View Article
Pictured left to right: Jeff Cranston, Director, Raccoon Valley Electric Cooperative; Dennis Kennebeck, Director, Raccoon Valley Electric Cooperative; Brady Boell, Director, Raccoon Valley Electric Cooperative; Mike Naig, IA Secretary of Agriculture; Doris Handlos, Waspy’s Truck Stop; Lawrence Handlos, Waspy’s Truck Stop; Beth Handlos, Waspy’s Truck Stop; Steve Seidl, Director, Raccoon Valley Electric Cooperative; Jim Gossett, CEO, Raccoon Valley Electric Cooperative; and Rand Fisher, President, IADG. Des Moines, IA – The Iowa Area Development Group (IADG), on behalf of Iowa’s rural... View Article
You’re invited to our festive sampling on Sunday, December 9th at 4pm to 7pm. Our sampling includes Two Palms Grilling, holiday trays, our bakery’s homemade sweet treats, wine tasting, and a cash/carry section. We also have prize drawings. Come by and join us!
Cure your winter blues by staying at Blue Grass Inn and Suites. You can relax in our indoor pool or celebrate an event in the party room. Blue Grass Inn and Suites is open Sunday, 3pm to 8pm and Monday – Thursday, 9am to 1pm and 4pm to 8pm.
Fall is the season to enjoy colorful leaves, smell delicious pumpkin pie, and the start of the holiday season. Yet, for drivers, fall is also the season that brings a lot of risks on the road. So how do you stay safe on the road this fall? We’ve prepared a list of fall driving safety tips so you can stay safe on the road during the season. Watch out for animals. Fall is the deer mating season, therefore they are... View Article
Waspy’s Audubon Grab and Go Kitchen will be open daily from 5 am to 10 pm. Our truck stop, including the convenience store and fuel, will be open 24/7.
Join us at the Audubon IA Ribbon Cutting Event on Tuesday, September 11th. Our guest speakers are Gov. Kim Reynolds and Congressman Steve King. The ceremony will include a public tour of the Blue Grass Inn and Suites.
Considering 2018 came in a blink of an eye this year, the Waspy’s Truck Stop Audubon, Iowa location will be here before we know it. With plans for it opening late summer of 2018, there is still a lot that needs to be done. But, the progress of the truck stop has been phenomenal. Considering this location is much bigger than the Templeton, Iowa location, with a total of 16 acres, there are many amenities that this location will consist... View Article