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Type: Urban Trail

Length: 4 miles

Surface: Paved

Excellent, smooth and well maintained. Great for skaters, bikes, runners, etc.


Condition

Awesome Shape

Grade - Gentle Grades


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Description

Just about 4.5 miles long although the video shows the easy access from downtown Waterloo trail system a journey of about 8.5 miles.


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Location - Where is this Trail?

The South Riverside Trail runs from just west of highway 218, from a major junction in the outstanding Waterloo / Cedar Falls trail system to north main street Cedar Falls.


Trailheads

  • Just west of highway 218
  • Multiple access points in Cedar Falls


Sites & Attractions

  • Bullfrog Bayou area
  • Hartman Reserve Nature Center
  • George Wyth State Park
  • Main Street Cedar Falls

History of the Trail

The South Riverside Trail is one in a series of trail systems throughout Cedar Falls, Iowa. The trail runs between Main Street at the Cedar Falls Recreation Center and the Greenhill Trail just west of US Highway 218. A spur on the west end takes you across the river on a pedestrian bridge. From the there, the South Riverside Trail meets up with the Cedar Valley Lakes Trail. (source)


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This trail was last edited by bikeiowa on May 13.

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