Lake MacBride State Park Trail is a 4.3 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Solon, Iowa that features beautiful wild flowers. The trail is rated as moderate offers a number of activity options. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.
dogs on leash
cross country skiing
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 Lake Macbride State Park's 2,180 acres offer much to the outdoor enthusiast: fishing, picnicking, swimming, hiking, camping, boating and lots more. The southern unit offers a non-modern campground, boat ramps, picnic areas, and a prairie. http://www.iowadnr.gov/portals/idnr/uploads/parks/cards/lakemacbride.pdf