Backbone Trail is a 1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near McGregor, Iowa that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and camping and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
dogs on leash
The Backbone Trail is a loop trail that follows a tall narrow ridge line along the inside bend of the river with several overlooks into the valley below.