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Best trails in Eldora

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Explore the most popular trails near Eldora with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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Map of trails in Eldora
Top trails (4)
#1 - Pine Lake South Trail
Pine Lake State Park
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Length: 2.8 mi • Est. 1 h 18 m
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 theShow more
#2 - Pine Lake State Park from Swan Pond
Pine Lake State Park
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Length: 4.7 mi • Est. 2 h 2 m
Pine Lake State Park from Swan Pond is a 4.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Eldora, Iowa that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used Show more
#3 - Wildcat Trail via Hogsback Trail
Pine Lake State Park
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 48 m
Hogsback and Wildcat trails can be accessed off the same road on their southern ends. The wildcat trail runs past the 4 cabins built by the CCC in the 1930s before continuing north up the Iowa River vShow more
#4 - Wildcat Cave Trail
Wildcat Cave Wildlife Management Area
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Length: 0.7 mi • Est. 20 m
This 2 mile trail takes you down the ravine to Wildcat Cave. DO NOT ENTER TRAILS IF THERE IS A POSSIBILITY OF RAIN IN CASE OF FLASH FLOODING. To find Wildcat Cave cross the footbridge and follow the Show more