20 IOWA PARKS IN 2020

The Nebraska Wander Freunde Trailblazers is working with Iowa’s Walking Club (Greater Des Moines Volkssport Association) to celebrate the Iowa State Parks Centennial in 2020.  20 different walks in 20 different Iowa State Parks in 20 different counties – in 2020!

UPDATES (as of May 21): 

  • Iowa’s Walking Club has POSTPONED their Kickoff Weekend for the 20 Iowa Parks in 2020 Program, originally scheduled for May 1 – 3.
  • The IWC September bus trip  has been CANCELED.
  • All trails are open and campgrounds and toilets have been reopened.  More information and guidelines can be found here: https://www.iowadnr.gov/Places-to-Go/State-Parks 

These walks will be available from May 1st through October 15th of 2020.  The Trailblazers will feature 3 of these walks as part of the Regional Roundup being held October 2 – 4, 2020.  Download the flyer here:  20 Iowa Parks in 2020 Flyer

The interactive map below uses Google Maps to show you the locations of each of those 20 walks. Click on the icon in the upper right hand corner to expand the map.  Click on any of the pins on the map to get directions to the Start Point and for a link to AVA Event Details.  (Use the “right-turn arrow” at the top of the new page to go directly to Google Maps directions.)

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