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TrailAlerts TrailAlerts
The Cedar Valley Lakes Trail along Gateway Park and the Cedar River will be closed starting September 11, 2023 for up to one year for the construction of the Cedar River Recreational Project. Follow detour signs to bypass this area.
Date Posted
91 days ago
The Cedar Valley Lakes Trail Waterloo is closed south of the 18th Street bridge to Evansdale for a flood control well pump installation until later this fall.
Date Posted
91 days ago
Ribbon cutting celebration for trail completion at George Wyth Lodge September 20, 2023.
Date Posted
188 days ago
Park Avenue bridge replacement project. Detour signs will be posted.
Date Posted
531 days ago
Shaulis Road Trail is closed at Hess Road/La Porte road intersection.
Date Posted
696 days ago
Bridge construction at 11th Street, trails closed both sides of river under the bridge
Date Posted
409 days ago
Paved Trail

Evansdale Nature Trail

2 mi
15 M
Route Type
Trail Details
Type: Nature Trail
State: Iowa
Counties: Black Hawk
Category: Greenway, Rail Trail

Evansdale Nature Trail

The Evansdale Nature Trail is a short (2 mile) paved trail that connects the suburban neighborhoods of Evansdale to both the Cedar Valley Lakes Trail and the Cedar Valley Nature Trail. The southern end also connects to a short loop around Meyers Lake. A short section of the trail is paved bike lane that runs alongside Dodge Street for about 1/4 mile.


Parking is available at Meyers Lake at 1115 Elmer Ave, Evansdale, IA 50707. Or at the Cedar Valley Nature Trail Head here.

  • Meyers Lake
  • Cedar Valley Nature Trail
Trail Activities

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Connecting Trails

Cedar Valley Nature Trail

Experience the awesomeness of the Cedar Valley Nature Trail. A historic rail trail running 67 miles through Eastern Iowa.

Cedar Valley Lakes Trail

The trail runs from Black Hawk Park in northern Cedar Falls, through Waterloo, all the way to the Cedar Valley Nature Trail.


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