Balltown is a small community located on the Great River Road in northern Dubuque County, Iowa. Located on a ridge overlooking the Mississippi River and the bluffs of Wisconsin, Balltown offers one of the more spectacular views of the Mississippi Valley. There is a scenic overlook in the town and another approximately .5 miles north of town. The elevation of the overlook is 1185 feet, approximately 585 feet above the river level.
Latitude: 42.640322 Longitude: -90.870819 Elevation: 1169 ft