Welcome to Dickinson County Trails

The Iowa Great Lakes Trail winds its way through the Iowa Great Lakes region, which offers plenty of outdoor opportunities for visitors. The multi-use Iowa Great Lakes Trail provides local citizens and visitors a safe place to bike, walk, rollerblade, run and cross-country ski.


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August Trails Talk

2021 DCTB & HOPE ROLLS FUNDRAISER DCTB’s collaboration with Hope Rolls to raise funds for development and provide recreational opportunities for people of all ages and abilities was a big success raising over $5,800.  Hope Rolls was founded in 2019 to provide adaptive tricycles to children who are unable to ride traditional bikes. In early Read More »

July Trails Talk

2021 PROJECT UPDATE The 2021 trail construction season is well under way with four projects currently in development. Highway 71 Trail: Paving of this extension from Nature Center Road going north to 34th Street in Spirit Lake is nearly complete. The trail provides improved safety and access to the Spirit Lake Trail at a controlled intersection. Read More »

June Trails Talk

2021 BIKES~BREWS~BITES FUNDRAISER Plans are coming together for the 2021 “Bikes – Brews – Bites” trails celebration that will be on Saturday, July 17.  The event will be at the Okoboji Brewing Company’s outdoor event space and there will be a great variety of brews, wine and bourbon tasting.  Back Alley BBQ will be providing Read More »

May Trails Talk

SLHS ‘ART OF WELDING’ CREATES SCULPTURES FOR TRAILHEAD The DCTB was pleased to partner with the Spirit Lake High School Art of Welding class to design and create sculptures that will be included at the Tatanka Ska Trailhead.  As part of their J-term over the winter, 18 students led by instructors Brad Travis and Tyler Read More »