Kruidenier Trail around Gray's Lake

MODERATE 14 reviews

Kruidenier Trail around Gray's Lake is a 2.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Des Moines, Iowa that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

DISTANCE
2.1 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
49 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dog friendly

kid friendly

birding

fishing

hiking

road biking

trail running

walking

beach

forest

lake

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

Gray's Lake is a nice park in Des Moines off of Fleur Drive. It has many activities available.From the North entrance, you can access the beach, playground, boat launch, picnic tables, and grills. From the south entrance your near paddle boat rental, tables, and a beautiful bridge out over the lake. Kruidenier Trail can be accessed from either the North or South entrance.

walking
4 months ago

I love taking the dog out here to get some air. Sometimes we run it and other times we just walk it and enjoy the sunset. It's got a beautiful view of the city. Very dog friendly. I've only been here in the winter but we love it.

hiking
Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Busy but very dog friendly

walking
Sunday, May 21, 2017

walking
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hiking
4 days ago

5 months ago

5 months ago

trail running
11 months ago

Sunday, June 18, 2017

walking
Monday, March 27, 2017

Saturday, November 12, 2016

walking
Wednesday, April 13, 2016