Best trails in Cedar Rapids

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Looking for a great trail near Cedar Rapids, Iowa? AllTrails has 6 great walking trails, wildlife trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. If you're looking for the best trails around Palisades-Kepler State Park or Pleasant Creek State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Coralville Dam Recreation Area or Sugar Bottom Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 5 easy trails in Cedar Rapids ranging from 1.6 to 8.6 miles and from 715 to 918 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Cedar Rapids
Top trails (6)
#1 - Sac and Fox Trail
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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Length: 8.6 mi • Est. 3 h 32 m
Sac and Fox Trail is a 8.6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Cedar Rapids, Iowa that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a numbeShow more
#2 - Cedar River Trail To Cedar Valley Nature Trail
Mc Farlane State Park
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Length: 57.5 mi • Est. Multi-day
Cedar River Trail To Cedar Valley Nature Trail is a 57.5 mile lightly trafficked point-to-point trail located near Cedar Rapids, Iowa that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers aShow more
#3 - Prairie Park Fishery Trail
Prairie Park Fishery
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 47 m
Prairie Park Fishery Trail is a 1.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Cedar Rapids, Iowa that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity oShow more
#4 - Sac and Fox Trail
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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Length: 6.1 mi
Sac and Fox Trail is a 6.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Cedar Rapids, Iowa that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily uShow more
#5 - Old Barn Loop
Morgan Creek County Park
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Length: 1.6 mi • Est. 41 m
Old Barn Loop is a 1.6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Cedar Rapids, Iowa that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking,Show more
#6 - Stumptown Trail
Cedar Rapids, Iowa
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 53 m
Stumptown Trail is a 1.9 mile out and back trail located near Cedar Rapids, Iowa that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for walking and running.Show more