Iowa

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Iowa Segment 1: Illinois Line (Davenport) to Cedar Rapids

Trail Notes

Updated 28 July 2020

Davenport, Iowa

Weather / Wikipedia

Corrections/Updates to ADTS Westbound Turn by Turns

    • K10040 - Change to: Bear Left on Riverfront Trail into Credit Island Park.

Add Waypoints

    • K10230 - Update: At end of Running River Trail, turn Right on Earl Ave. 41.4058, -91.0617Trail has been extended to south end of park

    • K10232 - Update: Turn R on Oregon St 41.4058, -91.0632

Remove and Replace Waypoints

      • Remove Waypoints K10390-K10420. Biker reports the Hoover Nature Trail is unmaintained/overgrown in this area.

      • Replace with:

          • K10390 - OASIS 52358 - Turn right on Oasis Road Northeast

          • K10400 - Turn left on 280th Street

          • K10410 - Turn right on White Oak Ave NE

          • K10415 - Turn left on Strawbridge Road NE

          • K10420 - Turn right on Putnam St NE

    • K10470 - Update: Turn L on E 5th St/180th St NE

Remove and Replace Waypoints

The Hoover Nature Trail has been extended from Solon into Ely
          • K10480 - At entrance driveway of Solon Intermediate School, turn right onto Hoover Nature Trail heading northwest. 41.8023, -91.4973

          • K10490 - After passing Solon High School Football Stadium, stay left on sidewalk 41.8059, -91.5028

          • K10500 - Turn right (N) and cross W Sowers St at pedestrian walkway 41.8060, -91.5037

          • K10510 - Turn left at pedestrian crosswalk, and cross Racine Ave NE entering Solon Recreation and Nature Area. Join Lake MacBride Trail/Hoover Nature Trail heading west along the north side of the parking lot. 41.80634, -91.5038

          • K10520 - Turn right (N) staying on Hoover Nature Trail as Lake MacBride Trail leaves to the south. 41.8099, -91.5208

          • K10530 - Cross County Road F16 and continue north on Hoover Nature Trail 41.8211, -91.5404

          • K10540 - Cross Ely Rd NE and continue on Hoover Nature Trail 41.8359, -91.5498

    • K10550 - After crossing Main St, bear left onto Hoover Nature Trail

    • K10560 - Correction: Should be CROSS 76th Ave to continue on Hoover Nature Trail/Cedar River Trail South

    • K10610 - Update: Jct Cedar River Trail and 7th Ave. Trail turns right an parallels 7th Ave on W side.

    • K10620 - Update: Segment ends at 4th St SE and Stickle Dr after crossing under I-380

Iowa Segment 2: Cedar Rapids to Waterloo

Trail Notes

Updated 11 Feb, 2019

Corrections/Updates to ADTS Westbound Turn by Turns

    • K20050 - Correct: From I-390 to I-380

    • K20060 - Make it: Cross under I-380

    • K20100 - Make it: Cross under Lafayette Rd...

    • K20120 - Correct name of street is Sunset St, not State

    • K20150 - Correct name to Eighth St. not Brandon Rd

    • K20210 - Correct Evansville to Evansdale

Iowa Segment 3: Waterloo to Marshalltown

Trail Notes

Updated 7 Nov, 2020

Corrections/Updates to ADTS Westbound Turn by Turns

    • K30100 - Better description: Join Sergeant Road Trail coming from left and continue SW. Not really a turn here.

REMOVE Waypoints

        • K30110 - Remove waypoint and continue on Sergeant Road Trail which has been extended.

ADD Waypoints

        • K30120 - Leave Sergeant Road Trail at Cedar and 5th Street, turning right and heading west on 5th Street. 42.40655, -92.45110 Elev 903 ft

    • K30130 - Update: As road bends to the southwest, it becomes Eldora Rd. Continue on Eldorado Rd. 42.40645, -92.45513 Elev 905 ft

    • K30150 - Change to: Eldora Rd turns to Left. Stay straight on Zaneta Rd which become 215th St

    • K30180 - Change to: Turn L on North Greenbelt Rd. At end of road continue straight on Pioneer Trail (remove all remaining description)

ADD Waypoints

        • K30182 - Turn L on V Avenue/South Hawkeye .51 - 32.91 / 42.3288, -92.6116

        • K30184 - Turn R on E Reinbeck/260th St .20 - 33.11 / 42.3258, -92.6115

        • K30186 - Stay straight on Diagonal Rd as E. Reinbeck turns to left .35 - 33.46 / 42.3260, -92.6184

        • K30188 - Turn R on U Avenue and rejoin Pioneer Trail on Left in .07 mi .79 - 34.25 / 42.3326, -92.6312

        • K30192 - Turn R on Diagonal Rd 3.78 - 40.09 / 42.3574, -92.7391

        • K30194 - Turn R on 235th St (across street from Nikel Ave) at the George Wilhem Sports Complex 1.05 - 41.14 / 42.3614, -92.7585

        • K30196 - Turn L to rejoin Pioneer Trail .24 - 41.38 / 42.3618, -92.7538

    • K30250 - Make it: Junction W End Comet Trail and Jennings St. Turn R on Jennings St.

Because of the use of Jennings St in K30260
    • K30300 - Update for more direct route: Junction of Marsh Ave & 160th St, turn left on 160th then immediately turn R on Lafayette St.

Add Waypoints

        • K30303 - Bear R onto North Dubuque St at baseball fields.

        • K30305 - Turn L on to E Chicago St and then R onto Main St.

Remove Waypoint

        • K30310 - Previous added waypoints bypass this turn. Next Waypoint is K30320

    • K30360 - Should be Summit Street

per signage

"I might not be in a house tonight but I am surrounded by friendly people who would help if I needed it." - Medicare Pastor - '19

    • K30300 - Update for more direct route: Junction of Marsh Ave & 160th St, turn left on 160th then immediately turn R on Lafayette St.

Add Waypoints

        • K30303 - Bear R onto North Dubuque St at baseball fields.

        • K30305 - Turn L on to E Chicago St and then R onto Main St.

Remove Waypoint

        • K30310 - Previous added waypoints bypass this turn. Next Waypoint is K30320

    • K30360 - Should be Summit Street

per signage

Iowa Segment 4: Marshalltown to Des Moines

Trail Notes

Updated 11 Feb, 2019

Corrections/Updates to ADTS Westbound Turn by Turns

    • K40140 - Update: Jct 285th St & S52/Cooper Ave. Turn Left (S) on S52/Cooper Ave. Becomes N Marietta St in Rhodes

    • K40200 - Update: Continue straight on 310th St/E63. Becomes 8th St in Collins

REPLACE Waypoints

More direct route, and removes scaling down a steep hill from an overpass (K40230)
        • K40210 - Jct 8th St and Main St. Turn L (S) on Main St. .19 - 25.79 / 41.9064, -93.3050

        • K40220 - Jct Main St and Railway St. Turn R on Railway St .41 - 26.20 / 41.9004, -93.3050

        • K40230 - Turn L on Heart of Iowa Nature Trail (between a tennis court and parking lot) .08 - 26.28 / 41.9001, -93.3065

    • K40240 - Update: Jct Heart of Iowa Nature Trail & Broad St. Continue straight on Broad St.

    • K40380 - Should be: Jct NW 58 St & NW 142 Ave. Turn R on NW 142 Ave to Big Creek Lake

    • K40390 - Should be: Entrance to Big Creek Park. Turn L into Park, then turn R on Big Creek Drive (W) toward Big Creek Marina

Iowa Segment 5: Des Moines to Atlantic

Trail Notes

Updated 11 Feb, 2019

Corrections/Updates to ADTS Westbound Turn by Turns

    • K50070 - Correct spelling of Rocklyn Dr.

Windsor Heights

Weather | Wikipedia
    • K50080 - Update: Cross Hickman Ave heading S on Rocklyn Dr which becomes 69th St

ADD WAYPOINT

        • K50085 - QUICK JOG Left to 68th St Turn R on 68th St .37 - 4.79 / 41.6094, -93.7117

    • K50105 - At University Ave, cross to the east side of 73rd St to join Des Moines Trail/Colby Woods Trail heading S .34 - 5.78 / 41.6005, -93.7181

Flood notice: The Clive Greenbelt Trail between 86th and 114th Streets (Waypoints K50100-K50110) is prone to flash flooding during periods of heavy rain.

    • K50110 - Update: Jct Des Moines Trail/Colby Woods Trail and Clive Greenbelt Trail. Turn sharply R (W) onto Clive Greenbelt Trail. Avoid the many side trails by staying next to the creek. Also, change the distance to .15 because of the addition of K50105

    • K50190 - Update: Clive Greenbelt Trail bear R under 156st. Stay straight (N) on paved cycleway as Clive Greenbelt Trail turns to left.

    • K50210 - Update: R22 should be N 10th St

TRAIL CLOSURES BEGINNING MARCH 16 THROUGH MID SUMMER 2020

      • K50230 - K50250 - Construction crews will begin spring repair work on the Raccoon River Valley Trail Monday, March 16, with a series of overlay/bridge repair projects between Adel and Redfield. No detour routes will be available during the project, which is anticipated to take about 90 working days (June 14).

    • K50230 - Remove "becomes Ferry St in Adel" and make it Continue W on RRV

    • K50330 - Change to : ...becomes I73/Upland Rd when it bends S

    • K50350 - Add: ...on Birch Ave, which becomes Chestnut Rd

    • K50360 - Change to: Jct. Chestnut Rd and 190th St, Turn R on 190th St

Iowa Segment 6: Atlantic to Nebraska Line (Council Bluffs)

Trail Notes

Updated 27 Mar, 2019

Corrections/Updates to ADTS Westbound Turn by Turns

    • K60030 - Update: Jct Sunnyside Lane and Marne Rd. Turn L on Marne Rd

    • K60040 - Update: Jct Marne Rd (IA83) and Marne Ave. Turn L on Marne Ave (G30). Marne Ave turns S around airport then W and becomes Highland Rd

    • K60050 - Update: Jct Highland Rd (G30) and 570th St (M56). Turn L on 570th St

    • K60060 - Update: Jct 570th St and White Pole Rd. Turn L on While Pole Rd.

    • K60160 - Update: Stay straight on IA48 - there is no left turn here

    • K60280 - Clarify by adding Turn L on Lake Manawa Trail, a cycleway that follows S Omaha Bridge Rd