Mormon Handcart Trail and Clear Creek Nature Trail

Iowa City, Iowa

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This trail begins where the Mormons built their handcarts to begin their 1,400-mile trek to Salt Lake City. It follows Clear Creek through the beautiful training fields for University of Iowa sports teams.
Best Easy Day Hikes: Cedar Rapids

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Best Easy Day Hikes: Cedar Rapids

by Lynn Goya and Alexander Goya (Falcon Guides)

This trail begins where the Mormons built their handcarts to begin their 1,400-mile trek to Salt Lake City. It follows Clear Creek through the beautiful training fields for University of Iowa sports teams.

©  Lynn Goya and Alexander Goya/Falcon Guides. All Rights Reserved.

Activity Type: Cross-Country Skiing, Hiking, Trail Running
Nearby City: Iowa City
Length: 4.2
Trail Type: Out-and-back
Skill Level: Easy to Moderate
Duration: 1.5 hours
Season: All year
Local Contacts: University of Iowa
Local Maps: USGS map: Iowa City West, Iowa
Topo Map: Mormon Handcart Trail and Clear Creek Nature Trail Topographic Map
Guide Book: Best Easy Day Hikes: Cedar Rapids Guide Book
Driving Directions: View Directions
Trail Directions: View Guide

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