Bike-Touring on the Prairie Spirit Trail

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

Ottawa Announces New Trail-Oriented Development

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

Winter Facility Closures

Trail water and restroom facilities are being shut down for the winter, but that’s no reason to stop riding!