Trailside Breweries

Iowa is not only home to premier bike trails, but you’ll also find some of the best craft beer you can drink.  On your next bike ride stop by one of these trailside breweries for some great hospitality and delicious handcrafted beer.  


Cedar River Trail - Cedar Rapids

Lion Bridge Brewing Company - Their goal is to brew beer that makes you smile. 


Regional Trails - Des Moines

John Pat Dorian Trail - Madhouse Brewing Company - Opening soon!

Clive Greenbelt - 515 Brewing Co.- They’re always trying new recipes for your next beer adventure.

Meredith - Confluence Brewing Company - Science and art are used in their brewing process.

Martin Luther King Jr. - Exile Brewing Company - European crafted beer brewed in a historic building.


Edgewater Trail - Coralville

Backpocket Brewing Company - German inspired beers for every occasion.


High Trestle Trail - Ankeny

Firetrucker Brewery - Their beer is art!  This bicycle friendly taproom is just off the trail and with their large patio and delicious brews, it's a destination not to miss!


Pioneer Trail - Reinbeck

Broad Street Brewing Co. - Their beer is brewed in barrels from London England.


Raccoon River Valley Trail - Adel

CQ (Captain's Quarters) Brewing - Owned and operated by a military family, this Adel nano-brewery has delicious beer crafted with American pride.  


South Riverside Trail - Cedar Falls  

Singlespeed Brewing Co. - Hand crafted ales with a cycling theme. 


Trout Run Trail - Decorah

Toppling Goliath Brewing Company - They’re on a mission to rescue your palate from boring beer.


Wabash Trace Nature Trail - Shenandoah

Depot Deli and Lounge - A micro brewery offering German style bock and wheat brews.