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The Best Hiking Trails in Des Moines

Handpicked Top 3 Hiking Trails in Des Moines, Iowa. Our 50-Point Inspection includes everything from checking reviews, ratings, reputation, history, complaints, satisfaction, trust and cost to the general excellence. You deserve only the best!

GRAY'S LAKE PARK TRAIL

2101 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, IA 50315

Hiking Trails, Walking Trails, Canoeing, Picnicking, Birdwatching, Biking, Activities, Beach, Playground, Boat Launch, Picnic Tables, Grills, Boardwalks, Water Play Areas, Boat Ramps, Marinas & Park Resource Center

2.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail - Concession stand and boat rentals available seasonally - It is now a centerpiece of community culture, a focal point for every visitor and a hub of activity in the shadows of the Des Moines skyline

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Mon - Sun 6:00 am - 11:00 pm

BROWN'S WOODS

195 SouthEast Brown's Woods Court West, Des Moines, IA 50265

Since 1972

Hiking Trails, Geocaching, Walking Trails, Outdoor Activities, Mountain Biking, Road Biking, Trail Running, Forest Lake, Wild Flowers, Plants, Hunting, Trapping Animals, Cutting Wood, Nature & Park

Offers more than 2 miles of trails to explore - This 484-acre forest in West Des Moines features a canopy of oak and hickory trees stretching from Brown's Woods Drive to the Raccoon River

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During Day Light Savings Time 6:30 am - 10:30 pm

EASTER LAKE PARK TRAIL

2830 Easter Lake Drive, Des Moines, IA 50320

Since 1967

Boating, Canoeing, Fishing, Geocaching, Hiking Trails, Walking Trails, Historic Bridge, Picnicking, Playgrounds, Shelters, Swimming, Volleyball Courts, Ball Fields & Multipurpose Recreation Trail

The centerpiece of this beautiful park on the southside of Des Moines is its 178-acre lake - It is a multipurpose trail which when completed will encircle the lake with approximately 5.5 miles of paved trail

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Summer Hours: Mon - Sun 6:30 am - 10:30 pm Winter Hours: Mon - Sun Sunrise - Sunset