Prairie Spirit Trail
ElevationAscent: 694' 212 m
Descent: -760' -232 m
High: 1,133' 345 m
Low: 883' 269 m
GradeAvg Grade: 1% (0°)
Max Grade: 2% (1°)
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Prairie Center Main Trail
2.7 mi 4.3 km • Out and Back • 172 ft Ascent 52.43 m Ascent
Singletrack Olathe, KS
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“The Prairie Spirit Trail State Park is a 52-mile biking and hiking rail-trail between Iola and Ottawa in Eastern Kansas.”— Randy Rasa
Family Friendly This route features an easy surface to walk, run, or ride, and is fully protected from motor vehicles.
In Iola, the trail connects to the Southwind Rail Trail, the Missouri Pacific Recreational Trail, and the Lehigh Portland Trails. In Ottawa, the trail connects to the Flint Hills Nature Trail.
Each trailhead offers restrooms and water (seasonal), along with services in many of the small towns along the route.
Land Manager: Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks and Tourism