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Trail Maintenance prior to June 2015 group ride?
Pickles, Paris, IL
2/27/2015 3:10:23 PM
My son and I plan to do a 3 day trip right before the DNR ride. Does anyone know if we will run into trail groomers? There's nothing that will ruin a ride quicker than slogging through miles of freshly graded gravel.
- latest: "You might consider changing your pl..."
by Gary, Near Tebbetts
, Mar 3 2015 1:23AM
Eric H, Colorado Springs
3/2/2015 8:59:34 PM
With the trail being relatively flat and a slight decent (west to east), have the regulars of the trail completed one direction in 2 days? Assuming the trail conditions are good that is. I will be leaving from Colorado May 30th and heading east on ...
- "The trail has been done in two days..."
by MidSouth, Rogersville, MO
, Mar 2 2015 9:53PM
Katy trail video
3/2/2015 9:19:43 PM
A friend of mine took some drone video over the Katy this past weekend. A different and very cool look. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KgAtHJINE50&list=PLVpicpT1zyxyMwsIq-XO3bZn2NHlcwQBp&feature=share
Best time to ride the Katy trail
3/1/2015 5:04:37 PM
My husband and I plan to ride on the Katy trail towards the end of September. Is this a good time to go? Is the weather generally good for riding in September?
- latest: "Anonymous, as I said above, it's ea..."
by BikerBoy, Edwardsville, IL
, Mar 2 2015 4:22PM
Stellar-fellar, Victoria, Kansas
2/26/2015 10:11:17 AM
Is anyone interested in joining me on a mid-June trip on the Katy? I would be leaving Clinton and going to Augusta with a return trip to Clinton with an estimated average of about 40-60 miles a day with ample time for sites or local wineries. I am ...
- latest: "Absolutely! I get through the long..."
by Stellar-fellar, Victoria, Kansas
, Mar 2 2015 9:51AM
Augusta, Clinton, Augusta Winery, Lodging, Camping, Wineries/Breweries
Darrell, Jeff City, Mo.
3/1/2015 7:28:50 PM
There is news on the Rock Island Trail in the KANSAS CITY STAR, 2/27/15 Government & Politics section, online.
- latest: "http://www.kansascity.com/news/gove"
by Brigteq, Tulsa
, Mar 1 2015 10:14PM
Kansas City, Rock Island Line
Camping - Clinton
3/1/2015 11:30:07 AM
Does anyone know of a good campground that is close to the trail in Clinton? I plan on starting here and would like to leave my car for the weekend as well.
- "the Benson center will let you camp...", Mar 1 2015 12:14PM
Need help with trip plannning / data gathering
Alan L., Pittsburg, KS
2/23/2015 8:26:16 PM
I need some help from those who are familiar with the trail. I'm planning a trip for late summer, but I was looking at the map between Boonville and St. Charles and was wondering: As you travel the trail, between what mile markers are views of the r...
- latest: "Dude! It's 18 degrees out there. Ai..."
by Cathy, Jefferson City
, Feb 28 2015 12:41AM
Bernheimer, Boonville, Klondike Park, Camping
Paxton Neubert, St. Louis
2/27/2015 12:35:10 PM
Hey I did the entire Katy this summer and am excited to take my out-of-state boyfriend on it for a weekend in April! I would love some suggestions on what your favorite portions are. Ideally we will camp Friday night, then ride saturday and camp, th...
Jefferson City, New Franklin, Franklin, Camping, Wineries/Breweries, Route Suggestions
Safety on the Trail
2/2/2015 2:55:51 PM
My children are all in college and have different spring breaks than I do this year so I am planning to ride the Trail by myself. I am just curious if it is safe enough for me to ride and camp alone? Thanks for any input!
- latest: "I have ridden this trail probable 8..."
by Allen, Shawnee, KS
, Feb 26 2015 3:48PM
vern, eureka springs
2/24/2015 8:22:34 PM
I know camping along the trail is not allowed,but can I risk stealth camping if we can't make the next camp ground?
- latest: "You might try walking up to a nearb..."
by Kevin N.
, Feb 26 2015 2:44PM
1/10/2015 9:18:20 AM
I love the history of the town and glad they fixed the depot
- latest: "Depot is awesome"
by M.W, Florissant
, Feb 26 2015 1:51PM
2015 Katy Trail Ride
MidSouth, Rogersville, MO
2/24/2015 9:15:13 AM
Just a quick reminder that registration for the 2015 Katy Trail Ride opens this Sunday, March 1, at 8 a.m. CST. For information about the ride, check out http://mostateparks.com/2015-katy-trail-ride
Recurring Trail Conditions
2/7/2015 6:28:17 AM
Was wondering since many are wondering about trail conditions when weather gets better to get back on the trail, is there a group like weather watchers who could post trail conditions to those who don't live close to the trail? I know DNR posts const...
- latest: "I believe Weather Underground or NO..."
, Feb 23 2015 11:10AM
Trail Conditions, Weather, Hiking, Running
Kansas/Missouri State Line
Indiana Farm Boy, Deerfield, Indiana
2/22/2015 8:00:21 PM
Kicking around the idea of a start on the Kansas/Missouri line & picking up the trail at Clinton to St. Charles or Machens. Looking for ideas,suggestions & other riders interested in forming a possible group to share expense for trip. Thinking Septe...
- latest: " Thanks AK. Sure appreciate the inf..."
by Indiana Farm Boy, Deerfield
, Feb 22 2015 10:06PM
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