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The Great Plains Trails Network is a group of citizens who advocate and support a network of trails in and around Lincoln and Lancaster County, Nebraska, for jogging, biking, walking and horseback riding. Our website furthers our mission by providing ways for you to learn more and get involved. Thanks for visiting. Your support is appreciated.

News & Announcements

  • Flashing beacons added to trail

    The new flashing beacons are installed and functional at the MoPac Trail 33rd Street crossing. The beacons are designed to improve pedestrian and bicycle safety. Motorists are required to yield to pedestrians in the crosswalk. The trail crossing also has the usual crosswalk markings and warning signs.

  • 2014 National Bike Challenge

    The 2014 National Bike Challenge is on! The Challenge starts May 1 and runs through September 30, 2014.

    We encourage Lincolnites to sign up for the Challenge and to ride for our community. Last year Lincoln won the National Bike Challenge edging out Madison, WI.

    Join the Challenge at: www.nationalbikechallenge.org

    To learn more about the Challenge, visit www.nationalbikechallenge.org.

    The Challenge has many great prizes, and each month prizes will be given away to reward Challenge participants. The more you bike, the better your chance of winning (and the better the prizes) will be!

    Thank you. I hope that you will join us in the 2014 National Bike Challenge.