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
At Waspy’s Audubon, Iowa, location, you can stop for fuel day or night. The gas station and convenience store can meet your needs 24-hours a day. If you’re traveling across western Iowa and in search of a place to fuel your vehicle and yourself, look no further than Waspy’s, “We’re More than Just a Truck Stop.” Wide Range of Fuel Options Available Our 16-plus acre Audubon complex features an array of fuel options available all day, every day. We have... 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
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.
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