Hiking near Des Moines, Iowa

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Kruidenier Trail in Grays Lake Park
Kruidenier Trail in Grays Lake Park
Des Moines, Iowa, United States (2.9 miles away)
Grays Lake Park in Des Moines, IA

Grays Lake is a nice park in Des Moines off of Fleur Drive. It has many activities available.From the North entrance, you can access the beach, playground, boat launch, picnic tables, and grills. From the south entrance your near paddle boat rental, tables, and a beautiful bridge out over the lake. Kruidenier Trail can be accessed from either the...
Browns Woods Loop
Browns Woods Loop
West Des Moines, Iowa, United States (6.6 miles away)
1.9 mile trail near West Des Moines, Iowa

Browns Woods Loop is about 1.9 miles long and located near West Des Moines, Iowa. The trail is great for hiking and normally takes 1-3 hours. This is a nice moderate dirt trail through Browns Woods. It has primitive benches to rest along the trail, a cellular phone audio tour, and port a pottys at the parking lot.
Racoon River Park Loop
Racoon River Park Loop
West Des Moines, Iowa, United States (6.9 miles away)
Easy: 3.2 miles, 1-3 hours
3.2 mile trail near West Des Moines, Iowa

Racoon River Park Loop is about 3.2 miles long and located near West Des Moines, Iowa. The trail is great for hiking and normally takes 1-3 hours. nice easy gravel trail through the woods, and paved near the road. It has benches, emergency call boxes, garbage cans, picnic tables, port-a-potties, and bags to dispose of your dogs waste. It's a very...
Walnut Woods State Park trail
Walnut Woods State Park trail
West Des Moines, Iowa, United States (8.1 miles away)
2.9 mile trail near West Des Moines, Iowa

Walnut Woods State Park trail is about 2.9 miles long and located near West Des Moines, Iowa. The trail is great for hiking and normally takes 1-3 hours. This was a really nice trail with look out points along the river. Very pretty and peacefull.
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Browns Woods Loop
by earthmother03 on Oct 05, 2011
West Des Moines, Iowa, United States
Hiking | 1.9 miles (6.6 miles away)
This is a nice moderate dirt trail through Browns Woods. It has primitive benches to rest along the trail, a cellular phone audio tour, and port a pottys at the parking lot.
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Walnut Woods State Park trail
by earthmother03 on Oct 06, 2011
West Des Moines, Iowa, United States
Hiking | 2.9 miles (8.1 miles away)
This easy dirt trail runs from the trail head near theplayground and spits you out near the East entrance. I took the road back to my car. This was a really nice trail with look out points along the river. Very pretty and peacefull.
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Roller Coaster
by houseofhusar on Oct 16, 2008
Valley Junction, Iowa, United States
Hiking | 0.0 miles (4.1 miles away)
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Racoon River Park Loop
by earthmother03 on Nov 06, 2011
West Des Moines, Iowa, United States
Hiking | 3.2 miles (6.9 miles away)
nice easy gravel trail through the woods, and paved near the road. It has benches, emergency call boxes, garbage cans, picnic tables, port-a-potties, and bags to dispose of your dogs waste. It's a very nice, clean, senic trail.
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Rothschild Nature Trail
by earthmother03 on May 21, 2012
Iowa
Hiking | 0.7 miles (7.9 miles away)
This is a nice little dirt trail off the Loop at Southwoods Park.
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by houseofhusar on Oct 25, 2008
Summerset Junction (historical), Iowa, United States
Hiking | 3.0 miles (11.3 miles away)
Spraying the trails before first frost.
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Scouting for Wildlife at Gray's Lake
by PellaWildlifeCompany on Apr 07, 2013
Millman, Iowa, United States
Hiking | 1.0 miles (3.8 miles away)
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Greenwood park to water works
by beadiate on Aug 07, 2012
Hiking | 2.6 miles (4.0 miles away)
Scott's Trail
by hikeohio on Nov 30, 2013
Johnston, Iowa, United States
Hiking | 3.5 miles (6.5 miles away)
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Browns Woods
by edaviscpa on Mar 25, 2012
Millman, Iowa, United States
Hiking | 1.9 miles (6.6 miles away)
No Real Trails
by talynsar on Mar 19, 2013
Hiking | 2.7 miles (7.8 miles away)
Yellow banks
by beadiate on Sep 02, 2013
Woodland Hills, Iowa, United States
Hiking | 0.9 miles (7.9 miles away)
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Dale Maffitt Reservoir Trail
by earthmother03 on Mar 15, 2012
Commerce, Iowa, United States
Hiking | 3.7 miles (11.0 miles away)
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Hike
by beadiate on Jul 28, 2012
Carlisle, Iowa, United States
Hiking | 1.7 miles (11.2 miles away)
2.85 Mile Walk
by louiswagner on Sep 23, 2014
Clive, Iowa, United States
Hiking | 2.8 miles (11.7 miles away)
Charlie & Linus
by busstop54 on Jan 18, 2013
Polk City, Iowa, United States
Hiking | 3.6 miles (13.5 miles away)