Winter Trail Counters

LCTA maintains 12 trail counters on the Metro Trail system. We remove the counter electronics in the winter from most of the locations but we maintain the counters at five locations which are:…


Mount Trashmore Trails & Overlook Grand Opening

The Linn County Solid Waste Agency has rescheduled the grand opening of the Mount Trashmore trails to Thursday September 13th at Noon.  They warn that event parking would could be limited, so it…


Trails are Open

The weather is warming and it is time to get out on the trails for another season! Linn County Trails Association works to promote trails, trail maintenance and construction of new trails. An…


Grant Wood Trail Open House Meeting – March 6th

Anderson Bogert is hosting a public open house to share details of the planned improvements design requested by Linn County Conservation to the Grant Wood Trail from Highway 13 east to Oxley…


Cross-Country Skiing Trails

With the fresh snow that we've had, it would be good to remind everyone about the trails that are groomed in Linn County for cross-country skiing for when the next powder falls.  The trails…


Cedar Rapids Mayor Ron Corbett Recognized for Commitment to Trails

More than $40-million dollars allocated to fund trail development during mayor's tenure. — The Linn County Trails Association board passed a resolution Monday night recognizing Cedar Rapids Mayor…


LCTA and Linn County Conservation Join to Mark Opening of Paved Trail to Center Point

After several months of construction and final touches, the Cedar Valley Nature Trail paving project from Schultz Road to Ash Lane in Center Point is complete. Linn County Trails Association and Linn…


CVNT Seal Coating this week (6/5/2017)

Linn County Conservation has let us know that the Cedar Valley Nature Trail from Boyson Road North to Robbins is closed today (6/5) and possibly tomorrow for seal coating the asphalt surface. The…


Cedar Valley Nature Trail has reopened in Center Point through Memorial Day weekend

After several months of construction, the Cedar Valley Nature Trail has reopened to the public in Center Point. The trail is still closed from 56th Street to Urbana Road due to the bridge…


Boyson Road CVNT Parking Lot CLOSED on 4/25

The parking lot at Cedar Valley Nature Trail — Boyson Road will be CLOSED on Tuesday, April 25, 2017. Resealing work will be underway on the asphalt parking surface. Parking can still be…


Sokol Park trail counter is back

LCTA has re-installed the trail counter that was buried in the Skokol Park berm last summer. It is now further down the trail just past the Mt Trashmore entrance but is still called Sokol Park trail…


CVNT Paving in Center Point

The concrete paving of the Cedar Valley Nature Trail within the town of Center Point has been scheduled to start on Monday, April 3rd, weather permitting.  This section of trail will be…


The Trails are open

Linn County Trail Supporters The weather is improving and it is time to get out and use the trails. We need you to read and report the trail counter numbers. All counters have now been installed…


West Blue Creek Bridge Construction Pictures

Linn County Conservation is in the process of replacing the bridge across West Blue Creek, just north of Center Point on the Cedar Valley Nature Trail.  They have shared some construction…


CVNT Paving Update

The Cedar Valley Nature Trail between Shultz Road and Iowa Street in Center Point is still under construction, so we'd like to remind trail users to stay off the trail until construction has…


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