Tire popping tunnel lip in Richmond fixed!

The tunnel that goes under 59 at Richmond has always had some difficulties. Standing water, washouts, and especially a tall lip on ┬áthe entrance. Trent lets us know that it has been fixed. Your tires are safe people, get out … Read More

18th Annual Trail Celebration

Where: Community Building, North Lake Park, Garnett. When: March 26th, 6:00 silent auction, 6:30 buffet dinner. Tickets: $10 per person suggested donation. Available at door or at Garnett City Hall in advance. Hosted by Friends of the Prairie Spirit Trail: … Read More

Trail Update with Trent

This is a great time of year in Kansas as the weather is comfortable to be outside exercising and the trees are changing colors, as well as there are still some fall flowers showing colors along the trail. The trail … Read More

Southwind Rail Trail Dedication

From The Kansas Trail News There will be an official opening of the new 6.5-mile Southwind Rail Trail (southern extension of Prairie Spirit, from Iola to Humboldt) on Saturday, June 8th, 2:00 p.m. at the north of the Riverside Park … Read More

Use the trail for the National Bike Challenge

From Randy Rasa at Kansas Cyclist The month of May is the annual celebration of cycling known as National Bike Month, with innumerable events and promotions around the country. May also marks the launch of the 2013 National Bike Challenge! … Read More

PST Celebration – March 27th

From Trail Manager Trent McCown Friends of the Trail are having the annual trail celebration on Wed March 27th 2013 at 6 pm. A silent auction will start at 6pm with proceeds going to friends group trail projects. Buffet Dinner … Read More

Prairie Spirit 100

From Trail Manager Trent McCown: There will be a ultra marathon (50 & 100 mile run) on March 23, 2013. For more information go to: http://prairiespirit100.com/the-event/

Restrooms closed for the season

Our friend Trent McCown lets us know that the restrooms along the trail have been closed for the season. They usually close in November but weather allowed them to stay open a little longer this year. Look for them again … Read More

Iola Extension Officially Opens

According to Clark Coan at the Sunflower Rail-Trails Conservancy: “David Toland with Thrive Allen County reports that the new section of the Prairie Spirit Trail within the city limits of Iola is now complete. Asphalt has been laid and a … Read More