Central Iowa Trail Network

Length 676 miles
Surface asphalt & concrete
Connecting Trails High Trestle Trail, Heart of Iowa Nature Trail, Gay Lea Wilson Trail, Neal Smith and John Pat Dorrian Trails, Summerset Trail, Raccoon River Valley Trail, Jordan Creek Trail, Clive Greenbelt Trail, Chichaqua Valley Trail
About this trail

The Central Iowa Trail Network is an extensive system of existing and planned trails. It does/will link multiple communities and counties throughout the Des Moines metro area and beyond. Once complete, the project will have two loops totaling 100+ miles each--plus many cross-links, short-cuts and other connections.

Resources From Other Sites
Greater Des Moines Area Trails
This site contains outstanding maps and information about trails in the Des Moines area.
Des Moines Metropolitan Planning Organization/Transportation
This site contains information about larger transporation issues (including trails) in the Des Moines area