Riverbend Ponds Natural Area – Fort Collins, CO

Riverbend Ponds Natural Area is in Fort Collins, CO and can be found on Prospect Road east of South Timberline Road. Continue reading “Riverbend Ponds Natural Area – Fort Collins, CO”


Boyson Park Trail – Marion, Iowa

Boyson Park Trail is located in Marion, Iowa. It can be accessed from several neighborhoods and parks. Recreation on it includes dog walking, running, and cycling. Continue reading “Boyson Park Trail – Marion, Iowa”

Thomas Park – Mountain Biking Trails – Marion, Iowa

Thomas Park is located in Marion, Iowa at the intersection of Blairs Ferry RD and Marion BLVD. Recreation includes mountain biking, running, dog walking, frisbee golf, several playgrounds, and a splash pad. Continue reading “Thomas Park – Mountain Biking Trails – Marion, Iowa”

Sunderbruch Park – Mountain Bike Trails – Davenport, Iowa

Sunderbruch Park is located on the west side of Davenport, Iowa and only a few miles from I-280. Recreation on the trails includes mountain biking, dog walking, and horseback riding. Parking is free, abundant, and supports horse trailers. There are restrooms and a picnic area but no water fountains. My cell phone service was strong while in the park. Continue reading “Sunderbruch Park – Mountain Bike Trails – Davenport, Iowa”

Jack London State Park – Hiking Trails – Glen Ellen, CA

Jack London State Park is located in Glen Ellen, California. It is on London Ranch RD which is reached from Arnold DR. A day or annual pass is required to enter the park. Hiking, dog walking, picnics, and guided tours are the primary activities. Continue reading “Jack London State Park – Hiking Trails – Glen Ellen, CA”

Cedar Valley Nature Trail – North Liberty, Iowa

The Cedar Valley Nature Trail is located within the Sugar Bottom Recreation Area in North Liberty, Iowa. Directions: follow signs leading into Sugar Bottom and then look for one of three marked parking areas on the right side of the road. Parking for this trail is free but does not include water or restrooms, both of which can be found near the disc golf course and beach. Hiking, dog walking, and hunting for mushrooms are popular activities on this trail. Mountain biking and horseback riding are not allowed. Cell phone service can be limited in this area. Continue reading “Cedar Valley Nature Trail – North Liberty, Iowa”