Not only is Waspy’s “More Than Just a Truck Stop” both our Audubon and Templeton locations are destinations. We want you to enjoy your visit. Here are 5 fun things to do at Waspy’s. 1. Savor one of our homemade donuts Glazed? Jelly Filled? Frosted? Whatever your donut preference, we have it. Or try one of our gooey cinnamon rolls or tasty pastries. You can’t go wrong with a sweet treat. 2. Try a new bottled drink At Waspy’s, our... View Article
Iowa and farmers go hand-in-hand, and, at Waspy’s, we have the food and fuel to get you through this year’s harvest. Iowa Leads Nation in Corn & Soybean Production Iowa leads the nation in both corn production and soybean production. Our Templeton location is situated in Carroll County, the 14th highest corn producing county in the state. Waspy’s Offers Spacious Fuel Lanes We know farmers, which is why we built our full-service truck stop in Templeton with spacious service lanes.... View Article
In Templeton, Waspy’s is located on Rye Avenue. It’s fitting because the town of Templeton and rye are closely linked. The place is known for Templeton Rye, a Prohibition-era whiskey nicknamed “The Good Stuff.” Iowa whiskey gained popularity during Prohibition When the United States banned alcohol in the 1920s, farmers in Templeton, Iowa, and the surrounding Carroll County started illegally manufacturing rye whiskey as a way to supplement their income. Illegal whiskey sills were at work in and around the... 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
Who knows the history of Waspy’s? This week we want to know if you know when Waspy’s opening date was for our Templeton location? What Year Did Waspy’s Open? On our Facebook page this week, we asked people to vote on Waspy’s opening date for our Templeton location. We had 14 votes for 2016 and 50 votes for 2017. The Answer Is… Waspy’s opened our first location in Templeton, IA on Wednesday, May 24th, 2017. Did you guess the right... 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
Waspy’s Grab and Go Kitchen is excited about our new menu item – breakfast pizza bagels and English Muffins! While we still have our breakfast pizza, this new option is a delicious choice and is easy to eat on the road. Stop in and try it today.
Do you get regular oil changes and replace worn out tires? If you’re one of those people that stay on top of car maintenance, does car washing include one of the items on your checklist? Some people spend a lot of time maintaining their car while others only do the bare minimum. It’s important to make washing your car a priority. There are several reasons why you should wash your car on a regular basis. Reasons Why You Should Clean... View Article
Templeton Ribbon Cutting featured in the Carroll Daily Times Herald On March 0f 2017, the Carroll Daily Times Herald featured an article of the grand opening of the Waspy’s Templeton IA location.
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