East of Bondurant, the Chichaqua Valley Trail is a 20 mile route from Bondurant to Baxter. The Chichaqua Valley Trail is built on an old railroad bed and now has either a crushed gravel or asphalt surface. This is part of a proposed 110 mile trail loop.
To reach the Bondurant trailhead from the intersection of NE 78th Avenue and US 65 in Bondurant, go east on NE 78th Avenue for 1 mile. Turn left (north) on NE 88th Street and go about .3 mile to parking.
Overall, Chichaqua Valley Trail is the 9th most popular hiking trail of all 9 hikes in Iowa.