South Trail

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South Trail is a 2.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Eldora, Iowa that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from April until September.

DISTANCE
2.5 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
232 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

birding

hiking

nature trips

trail running

walking

forest

lake

views

wild flowers

wildlife

The trail winds along the south side of Pine Lake. Along the way you will find multiple bridges and steps built by the CCC back in the 1930's when the park was created. The South Trail connects to the Pine Lake Recreational Trail and Upper Pine trails on the northeast end.