Alert icon

Monthly meetings are now virtual and workdays have resumed.

2019 Memorial Brick order form

Memorial Brick Form

Learn More »

Prairie Sunset Trail

The Prairie Sunset Trail is a public trail for walking, jogging and bicycling borne out of the Rails to Trails initiative. The trail spans 15 miles from Garden Plain through Goddard and continues to S. Hoover, Rd in Wichita. Our goal is a recreational trail for all ages to enjoy and a platform for children to learn about the wonders of Kansas outdoors!

Learn more about the trail

How to get involved

The Prairie Sunset Trail is expanded and maintained by people just like you, working closely with local businesses, residents, scout troops, and many more. By becoming involved, you join the ranks of passionate trail enthusiasts that have a positive impact on their community.

Upcoming Events

Oz Wicked Wind 100k

May 16


  • 25 mile road option
  • 62 mile (100K) road option
  • 28 mile gravel option
  • 40 mile gravel option
  • Family ride (approx. 4 miles)

Each ride is a loop, finishing at the starting point. The family ride follows perimeter road in park.

Proceeds from the ride support the development of rail trails in the Wichita metropolitan area.

T-shirts are available for $20 on the merchandise page.


  • 7:30 a.m.: Registration & Packet Pick-up
  • 8:30 a.m. –  9:00 a.m.: Rolling starts


Lake Afton Pavilion on the west side of the lake.

Want the route on Strava?

Rest Stops and SAGS

Rest stops will be approximately 15-20 miles apart. Water, whole fruit, and pre-packaged snacks will be offered. Restrooms will be available at SAG stops. SAG vehicles with water and mechanical assistance will run the routes. Riders unable to finish will be transported back to Lake Afton. Packaged lunches will be available for all riders, starting at 10:00 AM.

Your Health & Safety

Be sure your bicycle is in good working order. Arrive early the day of the ride to check your bike and tires.

NEW THIS YEAR: Please review and agree to abide by the COVID-19 Safety Guidelines. Masks (when stopped) and social distancing are required.

Proceeds from the ride support the development of rail trails in the Wichita metropolitan area.
Note: The Wicked Wind 100k is a rain or shine event. In case of severe weather or rain, the start time may be delayed.

We reserve the right to reschedule and restructure the ride to a virtual edition if COVID-19 does not allow for in-person gatherings.

Lake Afton 25513 West 39th St S
Goddard, Kansas 67052 United States

Meeting Schedule

Monthly Meeting

May 12 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

To exercise caution and health and to prevent the spread of COVID-19, our monthly meetings have been cancelled. Many of our volunteers are over 60 and we want to be proactive! We will communicate by FB or e-mail as our trail work continues.

As for workday, we encourage all to pick a day and go work on the trail: cut vines and branches within 6 feet of the trail, pick up trash now before overgrowth hides it, use the trail, exercise and have fun! Our work continues, thank you for your understanding!


Bid to Ride

| December 8, 2020

A virtual auction supporting the Prairie Sunset Trail and the Redbud Trail Bid online December 13-20, 2020 Prairie Travelers and the Andover Augusta Rail Trail Initiative are teaming up for the first ever Bid to Ride virtual auction, to benefit the Prairie Sunset Trail and the Redbud Trail. Bid on these special deals from the […]

Read More
Bid to Ride