Raccoon River Valley Trail Pass

A permit is required for all trail users 18 and over who are using the trail for walking, skiing, skateboarding, jogging, biking, snowmobiling, etc.  Daily permits are $2.00 (not available online) and yearly permits are $10.00.
Permits are valid January through December and must be renewed annually. Children under 18 are not required to have a permit. 

You can complete the form below and pay with a credit card. Once payment has processed, permits will be mailed to your address.  A convenience fee of $1.50 plus 2.5% for credit cards and a $2.00 flat fee for debit card transactions will be charged by the credit company.  Dallas County Conservation collects only the trail permit fee. 

If you prefer, you can also obtain a permit in one of the following ways:

  • Telephone 515-465-3577 (credit card fees apply)
  • In person at 14581 K Avenue in Perry (office hours M-F 8:00 am to 4:30 pm)
  • Downloading and completing the permit form (form available here) and mailing it along with appropriate payment to DCCB, 14581 K Ave., Perry, IA 50220.
  • Permit applications (daily & annual) can also be found in the yellow tube at each of the trail heads -simply fill out the form, include your payment, drop it in the tube and the permit will be mailed to you.

Please correct the field(s) marked in red below:

PLEASE COMPLETE THE INFORMATION BELOW FOR EACH TRAIL USER:

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PLEASE COMPLETE THE INFORMATION BELOW FOR EACH TRAIL USER:

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Please Choose Your Total Quantity Below. Quantity must match the number of permits entered above. If not completed permit will not be processed.

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