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GET IN
THE  LOOP!

72-mile loop within 89 miles of paved trail
14 Iowa communities 
Naturally unique experiences

89 

MILES OF PAVED TRAIL

14

IOWA COMMUNITIES

45

RESTAURANTS

350K

VISITORS / YEAR
IOWA'S CLAIM TO TRAIL FAME

Nationally recognized as an exceptional rails-to-trails conversion, the Raccoon River Valley Trail features a 72-mile loop within 89 miles of multi-use recreational trail. As the longest paved loop trail in the nation, it connects 14 central Iowa communities to offer outdoor recreationists a unique experience with every visit.

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IT'S TIME TO GET IN THE LOOP!

Whether you're a biking or running enthusiast, or you're looking for new ways to enjoy Iowa's beautiful landscapes with your family, the Raccoon River Valley Trail invites you to get in the loop of Iowa's most unique trail experience!

THINGS TO DO

With 89 miles of trail, 14 communities, and a diverse mix of natural views, there is something for every recreationist! Check out unique opportunities each town has to offer or take a look at our sample itineraries for ideas to help plan your next trip through the Loop!

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