TRAILS Inc. – Building, promoting, and maintaining recreational trails in and around Marshalltown, Iowa.

Currently, our main focus is on the construction of and improvement to the Iowa River’s Edge Trail stretching from Marshalltown, Iowa to Steamboat Rock, Iowa along the abandoned rail bed of the Iowa River Railroad.

The Iowa River’s Edge Trail is part of the in-progress Great American Rail-Trail.


Iowa River’s Edge Trail 2021 and 2022 Marshall County Construction Plan

We are going to resume construction on the Iowa River’s Edge Trail! Hopefully starting this year. The trail currently ends by the bottom red arrow. By the 2023 (fair-weather) riding season, we hope the path extends to the top red arrow. Bridges #2-5 – Fully Funded This phase of construction is fully funded to our …