Elma, Iowa

Old Roundhouse Trail
701 Busti Avenue, Elma, IA 50628 View Map

Old Roundhouse Trail Round House area Trail Head area

The Old Roundhouse Trail is a hard surfaced, .44 mile trail from the Elma Trailhead Visitor's center (across from the water tower) to the Elma City limits. The Old Roundhouse Trail now connects to the Wapsi-Great Western Trail for a nearly 26-mile trek northwest of Elma; past Lylah's Marsh, the ghost town of Acme, and through the communities of Riceville & McIntire.  Plans are still underway to  further extend your riding/walking adventures going on to Austin MN, making it a roughly 77-mile long trail system once merged.  Currently, only 1 mile separates the Wapsi-Great Western & Shooting Star trails, so watch for future news on the progression of merging these two trails as well.


Click on the following two links for more information about the Wapsi-Great Western Trail system and the Shooting Star Trail which is yet to be connected to the Wapsi-Great Western Trail.    Wapsi-Great Western Trail     Shooting Star Trail