From Rutledge, Iowa City is about 100 miles (161 kilometers) to the north, while Cedar Rapids - Iowa City is approximately 120 miles (193 kilometers) to the north.
Journeying in this region is all about seeking adventure, so why don't you hit the road and check out a few of the other villages, towns and cities in the vicinity of Rutledge. If you're looking for other places to check out, you'll find Kahoka, 20 miles (32 kilometers) to the west, and Kirksville 25 miles (40 kilometers) to the east.
Once you've fully explored Rutledge, why not check out the nearest regional center. Quincy is around 45 miles (72 kilometers) away and is home to attractions such as Villa Katherine Castle, Oakley Lindsay Center and Quincy University. Quincy Mall and Westview Golf Course are some more attractions here that should be included on everyone's to-do list.
If the sun isn't shining, don't worry, St. Louis - Northeast Missouri is home to some terrific history museums, that'll keep you entertained.
If you enjoy the water, this is a great place for you. Boating is popular and another option is canoeing.
When it's time to say goodbye to Rutledge, head to the nearest major airport situated in Kirksville, 30 miles (48 kilometers) to the southwest.