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The Best Hiking Trails in Des Moines

Handpicked top 3 best hiking trails in Des Moines, Iowa. 50-Point Inspection includes customer reviews, history, complaints, ratings, satisfaction, trust, cost and their general excellence. You deserve the best!

GRAY'S LAKE PARK TRAIL

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

2101 Fleur Drive, Des Moines, IA 50315

BROWN'S WOODS

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

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

EASTER LAKE PARK TRAIL

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

2830 Easter Lake Drive, Des Moines, IA 50320