Trails Near Waterloo, IA

Boy Scout Camp Ingawanis, Janesville, Iowa

This hiking location offers many different trail loops, from short to all day long if you hike them all. The trails are mostly shaded due to the densely wooded park. The park is mostly hilly, but some are relaxed. Nice park for mountain biking or gliding on a Segway, but is mostly used for hiking.

  • 4.21 miles
  • Janesville, IA

Cedar Bend Park & Trail Systems, Waverly Iowa.

Very nice traiheads for the beginner or disabled hiker.

  • 5 miles
  • Waverly, IA

Greenbelt Lake Loop

Easy, well maintained dirt trail, around the perimeter of a nice clean lake.

  • 1.25 miles
  • Waterloo, IA

Heery Woods State Park & Trail System

This is a good local trail for all day hike skill levels. The park offers a campground with water and electric services, as well as tent camping, but does not offer any 'modern' bath/shower houses or restrooms. Both a hard surface and dirt hiking trail are available.

  • 3.25 miles
  • Clarksville, IA

Katoski Greenbelt - Waterloo, Iowa

Great trail for the beginning hiker, or everyday walking.

  • 3.5 miles
  • Waterloo, IA

Lake Macbride State Park Trail

Multi-use trails wind for miles around the lake. All park trails offer opportunities for the sights and sounds of Iowa at its best. Bird watchers will thrill to the sight of nearly every songbird native to the region. During the spring and fall, shorebirds, waterfowl and ospreys are frequent visitor

  • Solon, IA

North Cedar County Park Campground & Trail System

This park is a campground with a recreational trail. It's a good trail for the entire family and the leashed pet. The trail heads are signed very well, and are well maintained, free of debris, branches and obstacles.

  • 2.5 miles
  • Plainfield, IA

Robertson Bird Sanctuary

Easy hike on well maintained dirt trail. Crystal clear stream, Wild Flowers.

  • 2 miles
  • Waterloo, IA

Rolling Prairie Trail

This trail is great for road bikes or Segway's because of the asphalted surface - converted from former rail-road bed. I used this stretch of the nature trail to 'glide' on my Segway.

  • 6 miles
  • Clarksville, IA

Sugar Bottom Trail

Sugar Bottom Trail is a point-to-point trail located near Solon, Iowa that features a lake. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for mountain biking, trail running & walking.

  • Solon, IA

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