The Kansas Department of Wildlife, Parks, and Tourism has eliminated usage fees for the Prairie Spirit Trail State Park, effective January 1, 2019.
Last week, I led a small group of riders on a short bike tour that included the Prairie Spirit Trail. We started in Iola, rode the Prairie Spirit Trail to Ottawa, the Flint Hills Nature Trail to Council Grove, then … Read More
The city of Ottawa, at the northern end of the Prairie Spirit Trail, is embarking on a new development at the intersection of the Prairie Spirit Trail and Flint Hills Nature Trail. “Legacy Square” will feature a large covered outdoor … Read More
A new piece of trail infrastructure has been installed in Iola. The King of Trails Bridge connects downtown Iola to amenities on the south side of Elm Creek, including the Lehigh Portland Trails, the Southwind Rail Trail, South Elm Creek … Read More