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Type: Nature Trail

Length: 2 miles

Surface: Paved


Condition

Average

Grade - Gentle Grades

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Description


Location - Where is this Trail?

Big Woods Lake Campground is located at 1501 East Lake Street, Cedar Falls.

 

From Highway 218: Take exit 189 for Lone Tree Rd, turn west onto Lone Tree Rd & take the 1st left onto Big Woods Rd, then turn left at E Lake St, the campground will be on the right.


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Sites & Attractions

The Big Woods Lake Recreation area provides a myriad of outdoor recreation opportunities including access to the metropolitan recreation trail system, boating, fishing, hiking and picnicking and a newly established 10-acre prairie. The remaining park grounds consist of floodplain-associated woodlands and wetland areas interlaced with small lakes, which were once old quarries and are now used for fishing.  For more information regarding camppground reservations, contact Black Hawk County Conservation Office at (319) 433-7275.

Camping - The 12-acre site holds 55 RV campsites, one permanent cabin, tent camping, hard surface roadways and wireless internet service.

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This trail was last edited by bikeiowa on Jul 29, 2014.

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MayDay All Bike Swap Meet

4 Saturday May 2019
  • Des Moines, IA
  • Expo/Sales/Swap
  •    1,203

Cedar Valley Pedal Fest

1 Sunday Jul 2018
  • Cedar Falls, IA
  • Other
  •    3,224

Cedar Valley Pedal Fest

30 Saturday Jun 2018
  • Cedar Falls, IA
  • Other
  •    3,206

Cedar Valley Pedal Fest

1 Saturday Jul 2017 - 2 Sunday Jul 2017
  • CEDAR FALLS, IA
  • Other
  •    15,342

symphonyCycle

14 Saturday May 2016
  • Waterloo, IA
  • Road
  •    4,008

Spooks, Spokes & Sneakers

10 Saturday Oct 2015
  • Cedar Falls, IA
  • Trail Ride
  •    14,321

Cedar Valley Cyclists W.O.W (Wednesdays on Wheels) Ride

30 Wednesday Sep 2015
  • Cedar Falls, IA
  • Road
  •    12,913

Cedar Valley Cyclists W.O.W (Wednesdays on Wheels) Ride

23 Wednesday Sep 2015
  • Cedar Falls, IA
  • Road
  •    9,065

Cedar Valley Cyclists W.O.W (Wednesdays on Wheels) Ride

16 Wednesday Sep 2015
  • Cedar Falls, IA
  • Road
  •    6,566

Cedar Valley Cyclists W.O.W (Wednesdays on Wheels) Ride

9 Wednesday Sep 2015
  • Cedar Falls, IA
  • Road
  •    5,898

Cedar Valley Cyclists W.O.W (Wednesdays on Wheels) Ride

2 Wednesday Sep 2015
  • Cedar Falls, IA
  • Road
  •    4,772

Cedar Valley Cyclists W.O.W (Wednesdays on Wheels) Ride

26 Wednesday Aug 2015
  • Cedar Falls, IA
  • Road
  •    3,847

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  • Thu July 31 2014
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  • Sun July 27 2014
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18th Annual Cedar Valley Trails Festival

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  • Thu August 8 2013
  •   12,117
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17th Annual Cedar Trails Festival

  • ss
  • Thu July 26 2012
  •   7,368
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Come Cycle Cedar Falls!

  • ss
  • Wed March 24 2010
  •   13,463

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