The Prairie Farmer Recreation Trail stretches 20 miles, running from Calmar to Cresco, following the abandoned Milwaukee Railroad line.  Get more information about the trail by visiting
Visit and check out the mountain biking trails shown in purple.  Palisades, Van Peenen, Ice Cave and Dunnings Spring are top notch areas for mountain biking. This website is also a great resource for trails of all kinds - just select your options on the left, print, and let your adventure begin!


One of the best resources to get information about visiting the Decorah area is the website operated by the Winneshiek County Convention and Visitors Bureau,

Ready to head out?  Click below to download a map!


This website is sponsored by Trails of Winneshiek, a non-profit organization of Winneshiek County citizens who have initiated the trail project and have invested thousands of volunteer hours developing and promoting it.
Contact Trails of Winneshiek through the Winneshiek County Convention and Visitors Bureau at
Donations to the Trout Run Trail are handled through the Winneshiek County Community Foundation, a 501(c)3 organization that can be reached at P.O.Box 1176, Waterloo, IA 50704
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