TRAIL EVENT: North Loop Grand Opening Planned

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A grand opening is being held at the beginning of June to mark the completion of the north loop of the Raccoon River Valley Trail.

Events are planned for June 1st at the Perry Trailhead in downtown Perry. The section of trail links Dawson to Jamaica and Jamaica to Herndon, and completes the 33 miles of the north loop.

The 72 mile loop of the trail is the longest paved loop trail in the nation. The 89-miles of the trail cross four counties and connect 14 communities.

Grand opening events begin at 9:00 a.m. June 1st with a Poker Ride and include music, food, and contests.

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