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The Trails of Jefferson County, Fairfield, Iowa

Maintenance Day, Saturday, Oct 10, 2015.  Details in this PDF.  All welcome.

Drive on the Loop Trail, Sunday, Oct 18, 2015, 11:30am-2:20pm.  See more on the Jefferson County Conservation website.  More details in this PDF.

New - Aerial photos of the Loop Trail here.  Facebook Icon

Ride the trails with a new video from Werner Elmker - watch it on You Tube here.


Fairfield Loop Trail Bridge

Recreational Trails for walking and biking

Travel parts of the Loop Trail with Werner Elmker via a YouTube video, "On and Off the Fairfield Trails".

"A slightly surrealistic trip through the entire Fairfield, Iowa loop trail in under 4 minutes".  See it on YouTube here.


Fairfield's Heritage TrailsMaasdam Barn

Fairfield Heritage Tour.  Walk, bike, or drive to see 51 historic buildings and places.  Or follow the virtual on-line version.

Louden Machinery Co. Tour.  Learn all about the Louden Machinery Company, a major U.S. agricultural industry, in this on-line Tour.

In person or on-line, enjoy the rich tapestry of Fairfield's past.



Looking for Water Trails?

Water Trail


Like to canoe, kayak, study nature, or fish?

Skunk River and Cedar Creek host water trails, and Fairfield's three lakes give you ample opportunities to enjoy water recreation.



The mission of the Jefferson County Trails Council is to build, construct, and maintain a network of trails for public use and enjoyment, and to promote, inform, and educate the general public about the trail system.


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