Lace up your boots (you’ll need to!) and join other hiking enthusiasts for this one-of-a-kind experience in the Loess Hills. Brent Olson was a friend to all who enjoyed the outdoors, and we invite you to this dedication in his name
Brent's Trail is an 8-mile hiking trail connecting Murray Hill Scenic Overlook, Loess Hills State Forest, and Gleason-Hubel Wildlife Area. The trail is named after longtime state forester Brent Olson. The trail is a partnership between Harrison County Conservation Board and Iowa Department of Natural Resources. Other partners and supporters include Friends of the Loess Hills State Forest and Preparation Canyon State Park, Loess Hills Missouri River Region, Golden Hills RC&D, and Loess Hills Alliance.
Please arrive by 9am on Saturday, June 8. Parking will be located at the base of Murray Hill, and participants will be shuttled to the Murray Hill parking lot on Easton Trail (only handicapped accessible parking will available for those who need it at the Murray Hill Parking lot--all others should follow signs for designated parking area down the hill).