Trailside Rentals is located in the central Iowa town of Madrid in scenic Boone County. We are a half-hour drive from Des Moines, Ames and Ankeny. Located one block from the nearest entrance to the High Trestle Trail, rental customers are invited to park their vehicles along the street near the shop and ride their bikes to the trail entrance. It is only a short 2 ½ mile ride to the famous High Trestle Trail Bridge over the Des Moines River Valley.
Directions to Trailside Rentals
We are located about 1/2 hour northwest of Des Moines and southwest of Ames.
Take Highway 30 west and turn south on Highway 17 to Madrid. Turn west on 2nd Street, 1 block south of the stoplight, and go west 5 1/2 blocks.
From Des Moines
Take Highway 141 northwest to Highway 17. Turn north onto Highway 17 to Madrid. Cross the High Trestle Trail and turn west on 2nd Street, 1 block south of the stoplight, and go west 5 1/2 blocks.