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 Kelly & Andrew Mueting
Dian & Scott Atchison Teri & Greg Grupp Sandy & Kim Norby
Marianne & Ken Augspurger Mickey & Jason Harrington Okoboji Realty 
Bank Midwest Anna & Josh Harris Martin Palmer
Ann & Rick Barry Hoien Realty Parks Marina
Becky & Tom Batcheller Linda & John Hopkins Teresa & Perry Pearson
Kathy & Tim Beachem Paula & Dave Hultgren Polly & Mark Peterson
Beck Engineering, Inc. Ingvall Real Estate Pat & Gary Ray
Beck Excavating, Inc. Teresa & Stephen Jackson Mary & Wally Reed
Mary & Jim Berglund Alison & Daniel Johnson Erin & Scott Reed
Connie & Chris Bjornstad Beth & Joel Johnson Carol & Bryce Robison
Kim & Roger Ceilly Family Sheryl & Brad Jones Carolyn & Greg Siemann
Jane & David Christ Lakes Regional Healthcare Marsha & Dick Swanson
Marilyn & Dwight Conover Diny & Jim Landen Mary Pat & Jerry Sweetman Charitable 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



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

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…

June Trails Talk

2020 DCTB SUMMER FUNDRAISER The DCTB planned to host another fun evening of celebrating and fundraising for our trails in July but unfortunately, due to coronavirus concerns, we decided it is best to forego a large gathering at this time. In lieu of an in person event, we are holding a virtual summer fundraiser that…

May Trails Talk

TRAIL MAINTENANCE WORK CONTINUES Maintenance continues on several segments of the trail system in Okoboji, Spirit Lake and Orleans. In mid-May, new asphalt overlays were completed on the Nature Center Trail and the Spine Trail by Kiwanis Park. The asphalt crew will return at the beginning of June to continue paving the Spine Trail from…

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