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.





Arnold Motor Supply Joan & Tom Gronstal Sandy & Kim Norby
Dian & Scott Atchison Teri & Greg Grupp Okoboji Realty 
Marianne & Ken Augspurger Mickey & Jason Harrington Martin Palmer
Bank Midwest Anna & Josh Harris Parks Marina
Ann & Rick Barry Hoien Realty Teresa & Perry Pearson
Becky & Tom Batcheller Linda & John Hopkins Polly & Mark Peterson
Kathy & Tim Beachem Paula & Dave Hultgren Pat & Gary Ray
Beck Engineering, Inc. Ingvall Real Estate Erin & Scott Reed
Beck Excavating, Inc. Teresa & Stephen Jackson Mary & Wally Reed
Mary & Jim Berglund Alison & Daniel Johnson Sheila & Mark  Reed
Connie & Chris Bjornstad Beth & Joel Johnson Carol & Bryce Robison
Kim & Roger Ceilly Family Sheryl & Brad Jones Carolyn & Greg Siemann
Jane & David Christ Will Kretsinger Annette & Paul Smith
Marilyn & Dwight Conover Lakes Regional Healthcare Marsha & Dick Swanson
Josh Espelund Diny & Jim Landen Mary Pat & Jerry Sweetman Fund
Nancy & Dennis Faber Carolyn & Gene Leman Katherine & Steve Tautz
Fairchild Manufacturing Joan & Donald McCulloch Yvonne & Tim Taylor
Gleeson Family Foundation Marilyn & Frank McDowell Linda & Doug Truckenmiller
Michele & Steve Goodenow Barbara & Walter Mendenhall United Community Bank
Great Lakes Motor Co. Midwest Radiology & Imaging Heather & Kevin Vugteveen
  Kelly & Andrew Mueting 


Nancy Anderson Julie Kassel Deb & Terry Morrow
Back Alley BBQ Lisa Kraus Okoboji Brewing Company
Gina & Jason Eygabroad Yvonne & Stephen Leemkuil Okoboji Expedition Company
Lynn Fillenwarth Diane & Ken Lockard Marilyn Rowe
Paula & Mark Henry Norm Meinking Lois & Larry Shaffer
Eileen & Terry Johnson Holly & Paul Skopec

October Trails Talk

TRAIL BENCH PROGRAM GROWS Several new trail benches are being placed around the trails system this fall. Four benches were set in early September and another six will be installed in the next couple weeks.  Every bench has a special story so DCTB will be featuring them through Trails Talk to celebrate and share the…

September Trails Talk

  NEW TRAIL BENCHES PLACED DCTB has had another busy season installing new benches along a number of trail segments  throughout the system. Four new benches were placed in early September and another five benches will be placed in the next couple weeks.  There are a couple of benches along new trail segments and others…

August Trails Talk

TIKI RIDE A BIG SUCCESS The Sportsman’s 6th Annual Tiki Ride had its biggest event yet on August 1 as it brought in several hundred riders and a $3,500 donation to Dickinson County Trails.  The ride grows bigger and better every year and with matching grant funds the proceeds will garner over $14,000 for trail…

July Trails Talk

TAKING CARE OF THE TRAILS The Dickinson County Conservation Board (DCCB) maintenance crew, along with their other duties managing the county’s parks and natural areas, provides general maintenance throughout our trails system. This work includes tree trimming, weed control, trail sweeping, power washing, mowing the trail shoulders and maintaining trailheads.  They also manage sign replacements…