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Forest Park Museum

Historic Visits Historic Visits at Forest Park Museum
Forest Park Museum offers a wide range of artifacts and activities.
You can visit a well-stocked:
One room school house
Log Cabin
Scale House
Life of Early Settlers  exhibits.

Additional highlights include
prehistoric mammoth bones and teeth 
native nations artifacts
gun collection
Bonnie and Clyde artifacts
Modern traveling exhibits about Iowa habitats
small animal exhibits
Trails & Hiking Trails & Hiking at Forest Park Museum
Raccoon River Valley Trail
Asphalt and Concrete
Grade: The Raccoon River Valley Trail is mostly flat, with only 1% to 2% grade 
The Raccoon River Valley Trail (RRVT) is a  multi-use recreational trail. It extends from the Clive Greenbelt Trail to Jefferson, and passes through the communities of Clive, Urbandale, Waukee, Adel, Redfield, Linden, Panora, Yale, Herndon, Cooper and Jefferson, Dawson and Perry. A North Loop addition to the trail is being constructed from Herndon to Waukee.