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Best trails in Decorah

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Looking for a great trail near Decorah, Iowa? AllTrails has 7 great hiking trails, river trails, walking 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 Beaver Creek Valley State Park or Forestville/Mystery Cave State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Sylvan Park or Dunnings Spring Park. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 4 easy trails in Decorah ranging from 0.8 to 7.4 miles and from 833 to 1,053 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 Decorah
Top trails (7)
#1 - Trout Run Loop Trail
Decorah, Iowa
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Length: 10.7 mi • Est. 4 h 41 m
#2 - Upper Ice Cave Hill Trail
Dunnings Spring Park
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Length: 2 mi • Est. 58 m
#3 - Van Peenen Park Trail
Barnhart-Van Peenen Park
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Length: 4.3 mi • Est. 2 h 12 m
#4 - Malanaphy Falls Trail
Decorah, Iowa
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Length: 1.8 mi • Est. 52 m
#5 - Twin Springs Headwaters Loop Trail
Twin Springs Park
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 25 m
#6 - Upper Iowa River Trail
Decorah, Iowa
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 1 h 43 m
#7 - North Bear Creek
Decorah, Iowa
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Length: 7.4 mi