Tag Archives: South West

T-Bone Trail

Distance: 19.7 miles Elevation: 102′ Route Type: Trail Surface Type: Asphalt Cities on Route: Audubon, Exira, Hamlin The American Discovery Trail includes the 21 mile T-Bone Trail, which runs through Audubon and Cass County, Iowa. Don’t miss Albert the Bull Park just north of the trail head in Audubon, featuring a classic roadside landmark, the […]

Park to Park Trail

Distance: 13 miles Elevation: 146′ Route Type: Trail Surface Type: Asphalt Cities on Route: Creston The Park to Park Trail, so named for its trailheads at McKinley Park in Creston and Green Valley State Park to the north, is a paved multi-use trail for approximately five miles. When the trail continues around Green Valley Lake, […]

Lake Manawa Trail

Distance: 6 miles Elevation: Unknown Route Type: Trail Surface Type: Asphalt Cities on Route: Council Bluffs Following the city’s industrial core along US 275 in Council Bluffs, the Lake Manawa Trail links Manawa State Park on its journey around the lake. The eastern trail head begins at the Iowa West Foundation Trailhead Park along with […]

Iowa Riverfront Trail

Distance: 6.5 miles Elevation: Unknown Route Type: Trail Surface Type: Asphalt, Concrete Cities on Route: Council Bluffs Located along the Missouri River at the western edge of Council Bluffs, Iowa, the Iowa Riverfront Trail spans nearly 7 miles of spectacular scenery as well as views of the Omaha, Nebraska skyline across the river.  Riders can […]

Wabash Trace

Distance: 64.8 miles Elevation: 1,796′ Route Type: Trail Surface Type: Asphalt, Concrete, Crushed Stone Cities on Route: Shenandoah, Imogene, Strahan, Malvern, Council Bluffs The Wabash Trace Nature Trail is a Rails-to-Trails Conservancy Hall of Fame trail located in southwest Iowa in an area known as the loess hills. Found only in this part of Iowa, […]