At Waspy’s, we offer free showers and laundry facilities for truckers in addition to a designated truckers’ lounge area where you can relax. Waspy’s has free showers – towels included! Our 16-acre Audubon, Iowa, location has two spacious shower rooms. In addition to the showers, each room includes a vanity with a mirror, sink and plenty of counter space. Our showers are free to use. We even provide the towels! The showers are cleaned after every use, and we take... View Article
In Waspy’s Spirits Den at our convenience store in Audubon, Iowa, you’ll find a cigar humidor. But why? Why is it important to keep cigars in a humidor? At Waspy’s, “We’re More than Just a Truck Stop.” We put our customers first, and for those who enjoy cigars, we want to offer the ideal condition for cigars. Our six-shelf humidor is located inside our Spirits Den. In order to keep cigars in tip-top, optimal shape, humidity must be regulated. Cigar... View Article
I-80 is the primary freight and travel route across Iowa. For truckers or travelers looking for a place to stop, there’s no better place than Waspy’s Truck Stop, in Audubon, Iowa. I-80 Crosses the Nation Crossing the nation from New Jersey to San Francisco, Interstate 80 is one of the great American roads. I-80 was designated in 1956 as one of the original routes of the Interstate Highway System. Construction on the final segment of the road was completed in... View Article
Audubon, Iowa, is a beef lover’s paradise. The western Iowa town is home to both Albert, the World’s Largest Bull, and The Feed Mill Restaurant. In a town with a population of just over 2,100, you can both see a 45-ton concrete bull and then dine on ribeye or prime sirloin steak or build-your-own ½ pound Feed Mill hamburger. Albert the Bull is Larger than Life Albert the Bull has been a feature of Audubon since 1964. The steelwork for... View Article
Truckers know federal requirements mandate rest periods. But where would you rather stop? Along the shoulder of an exit ramp? Or at Waspy’s, where we offer an array of services and home comforts and are “More than Just a Truck Stop.” The Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration sets hours-of-service rules for truckers. Take advantage of the amenities offered at our Waspy’s locations during your off-duty hours. Waspy’s has two Iowa locations – Audubon and Templeton. Audubon The Audubon location sits... View Article
We are impressed by our customer’s knowledge about Waspy’s! Last week we asked about Blue Grass Inn & Suites. This week we wanted to test your knowledge about Waspy’s. What Is Waspy’s Slogan? On our Facebook poll this week, we asked people if they knew what our slogan is? Here are the results! The Answer Is… Waspy’s slogan is “We’re More Than Just A Truck Stop“. Waspy’s offers fuel, car washes, food, large parking spots, an RV waste station, a... View Article
7 Reasons Why You Should Wash Your Car Regularly Do you get regular oil changes and replace worn out tires? If you’re vigilant about maintaining your vehicle, is a regular car wash one of the items on your checklist? It’s important to make washing your car a priority. A stop at Waspy’s car wash in Templeton, IA can help maintain your vehicle! There are several reasons why you should wash your car on a regular basis. Reasons Why You Should... View Article
The Carroll Daily Times Herald features an article about the Waspy’s Audubon $18 million investment and the meaning behind the Waspy’s name.
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Do you struggle to find a safe place to park your big rig? Safety is a growing concern for truck drivers. Most drivers spend more than 30 minutes trying to find adequate parking. Therefore, this often results in unauthorized parking. Thanks to a new IDOT system, known as Trucks Park Here, truck drivers are now able to find a safe parking spot. This hi-tech system monitors and gathers real-time data at rest areas and private truck stops. It is able... View Article