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Blue River Rail Trail, Marysville

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Hiking Trail · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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Winding north from Marysville, Kansas lies a retired

railroad bed splitting the Big Blue River on the west and bordered on the east by limestone outcroppings, grass covered bluffs, and open farm fields.

Come and enjoy a quiet run, a leisurely walk with a friend or family time as you ride down the trail on your bikes and search for wildlife in this natural playground. The crushed limestone on the trail provides a smooth surface for walking, jogging, biking and cross country skiing.
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Google
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TripAdvisor
  • Great trail for hiking or biking. Extends from downtown Marysville, or a trailhead just north of town. Well maintained, easy flat grade, (and I've never seen a snake). Scenic along the Big Blue... 
    Great trail for hiking or biking. Extends from downtown Marysville, or a trailhead just north of town. Well maintained, easy flat grade, (and I've never seen a snake). Scenic along the Big Blue...  more »
  • We really liked this trail. Was not expecting much. Huge surprise. We got on the trail at Marietta and walked up 3 miles and back. Beautiful Kansas river bottom. minimal grade change. Light traffic... 
    We really liked this trail. Was not expecting much. Huge surprise. We got on the trail at Marietta and walked up 3 miles and back. Beautiful Kansas river bottom. minimal grade change. Light traffic...  more »
Google
  • Highly recommended local trail. Flat. Road bed needed maintenance early March 2021.
  • It's wonderful and great trail I've ever been ! It's also very peaceful and calm ♡ Love much !

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