Directions

Friends of the Shelter, Inc.
5999 25th Avenue Trl
P.O. Box 82
Vinton, IA 52349

From Hwy. 380 – Take the Urbana exit, go towards town, turn left just past the gas station, go through 2 stop signs and head out of town on W26, continue straight on this road for 6 miles. Take a Right on the first paved road (Oak Grove Church is located on this corner) the road is 61st Street but also known as county home road (not marked). Go 6 miles and the Vinton Animal Shelter is on the Right side of the road.
Traveling 218 S or N – Turn on 13th Street going East. Stay on this road for 1 mile out of town and you will see the Vinton Animal Shelter on the North side of the road. Note: if you are going 218 S you will see 13th Street soon after Alco but not past Thiesens. 218 N you will be in a residential area and 13th Street will be a few blocks after the school on your Right.

Hwy 30 W – take county road Hwy W26 towards Shellsburg. Stay on W26 N for 9 miles until you come into Shellsburg. Take the 2nd paved road (after car wash) on your Left, take to first stop sign and take a Right (you will still be traveling W26 N). You will go through 2, 4-way stop signs and continue out of town for 5 miles. Take a left on 61st Street (Oak Grove Church is located on this corner). Drive 6 miles and the Vinton Animal Shelter is on your Right. We hope to see you there!!