Iowa's multiuse trails


Trails listed on this page are five miles or longer in length.
  Trail name and link Location Length (miles) Surface type
1 Ames Trail System Within Ames 55 Asphalt/Concrete
2 Ankeny Trail System Within Ankeny 33 Asphalt/Concrete
3 Boone River
Recreation Trail
Nokomis Park in Webster City to Briggs Woods Park 6 Concrete
4 Cedar River Greenbelt and Harry Cook Trails Mitchell to Osage 7 Limestone
5 Cedar River Trail Within Cedar Rapids 13 Asphalt
6 Cedar Valley Trails Within Cedar Falls and Waterloo 100 Asphalt/Concrete
7 Cedar Valley Nature Trail Evansdale to Hiawatha 54 Limestone/Asphalt
8 Charley Western Recreational Trailway Within Charles City 5 Asphalt
9 Chichaqua Valley Trail Bondurant to Baxter 20 Asphalt
10 Cinder Path Chariton to Humeston 14 Cinder/Limestone
11 Clive Greenbelt Trail Within Clive 9 Asphalt
12 Comet Trail/Wolf Creek Trail Conrad to Gladbrook 10 Limestone/Asphalt
13 Discovery Trail/Clinton to Camanche Trail Eagle Point Park in Clinton to west end of Camanche 12 Asphalt/Concrete
14 Duck Creek Parkway Davenport to Bettendorf 13 Asphalt/Concrete
15 Gay Lea Wilson Trail Segments in Altoona, Pleasant Hill, Des Moines, and Ankeny 16 Asphalt
16 Great Western Trail Des Moines to Martensdale 18 Asphalt
17 Heart of Iowa Nature Trail Slater to west of Collins/east of Collins to Rhodes 27 Limestone
18 Heritage Trail Dubuque to Dyersville 26 Limestone
19 High Trestle Trail Ankeny to Woodward 25 Asphalt 
20 Hoover Nature Trail Segments from Cedar Rapids to Burlington 24 Limestone
21 Iowa 330 Trail Melbourne to U.S. 30 6 Asphalt
22 Iowa Great Lakes Trail System Within Spirit Lake, Okoboji, Arnolds Park, Milford, Wahpeton, and West Okoboji 28 Asphalt
23 Iowa River Corridor Trail Within Iowa City 14 Asphalt/Concrete
24 Iowa Riverfront Trail Along the Missouri River in Council Bluffs 7 Concrete
25 Jefferson County Trail System Throughout Jefferson County, near Fairfield 16 Limestone
26 Jordan Creek Trail Within West Des Moines 12 Asphalt/Concrete
27 Kewash Nature Trail Keota to Washington 14 Limestone
28 Lake Manawa Trail Around Lake Manawa in Council Bluffs 6 Asphalt
29 Lamoni Recreational Trail Within Lamoni 6 Concrete
30 Le Mars Recreational Trail Within Le Mars 9 Concrete
31 Linn Creek Greenbelt Parkway Within Marshalltown 11 Asphalt
32 Mahaska Community Recreation Trail Within Oskaloosa (some on road) 12 Concrete
33 Mississippi Riverfront Trail Within Davenport and Bettendorf 11 Asphalt/Concrete
34 Neal Smith and John Pat Dorrian Trails Saylorville/Big Creek area to Hawthorne Park in Des Moines 28 Asphalt
35 North Ridge Trail Within Coralville/North Liberty 10 Asphalt/Concrete
36 Old Creamery Trail Vinton to Dysart 15 Limestone
37 Ottumwa Trails System Along the Des Moines River in Ottumwa 16 Asphalt/Limestone
38 Park to Park Trail McKinley Park in Creston to south end of Green Valley Lake State Park 15 Asphalt
39 Pioneer Trail Holland to Reinbeck 12 Limestone
40 Prairie Farmer Recreational Trail Calmar to Cresco, north of Elma 20 Asphalt
41 Raccoon River Valley Trail Jefferson to Clive (segments near Perry and Dallas Center) 73 Asphalt
42 River City Greenbelt & Winnebago Trails Within Mason City 13 Limestone/Concrete
43 Rock Creek Recreational Trail Grinnell to Rock Creek Park 6 Asphalt
44 Rolling Prairie Trail Allison to Shell Rock; Waverly to Readlyn 26 Asphalt/Limestone
45 Sac and Fox Trail Within Cedar Rapids 8 Limestone
46 Sauk Rail Trail Lake View to Carroll 33 Asphalt/Limestone
47 Sioux City Trail System Within Sioux City 25 Asphalt/Concrete
48 Solon Trail Solon to Lake Macbride 5 Gravel
49 Storm Lake Laketrail Around Storm Lake (some on road) 5 Concrete
50 Summerset Trail Indianola to Carlisle 11 Asphalt
51 T-Bone Trail Audubon to Atlantic 21 Asphalt
52 Three Rivers Trail Rolfe to west of Eagle Grove 33 Limestone
53 Trolley Trail/Clear Lake Trail Ventura to Mason City 23 Asphalt
54 Trout Run Trail Within Decorah 12 Asphalt
55 Twin Lakes Trail Around Twin Lakes in Calhoun County (some on road) 11 Concrete
56 Volksweg Trail Pella to Red Rock Reservoir 14 Asphalt
57 Wabash Trace Nature Trail Council Bluffs to Blanchard 64 Limestone/Asphalt
58 Wapsi-Great Western Trail Howard to Mitchell counties near Riceville 12 Asphalt/Concrete


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