Welcome to the Green Belt Trail neighborhood of Clive, Iowa! The heart of the suburbs is located in between Urbandale, Waukee and West Des Moines. This neighborhood runs right along Walnut creek and is perfect for those who enjoy outdoor activities as well as living in a quiet neighborhood. Living here you are within hands reach of city feels having easy access to Interstate 80 and 35.
The Green Belt Trail runs through Clive and is a total of 11.3 miles long. This scenic trail is a great landmark of the community. Going through this trail you are surrounded by the woodland hence why it is called the “Greenbelt.” Residents can enjoy outdoor activities such as cycling, running, walking and rollerblading.
Although Clive doesn’t have its own school, there are schools that are close to whichever neighborhood you chose to reside in! The portion of Clive in Polk County is served by the West Des Moines Community School District, which includes 3 elementary schools, 1 junior high, 1 freshman only school, and Valley High School. The portion of Clive sitting in Dallas county is served by the Waukee Community School District, which includes 4 elementary school, 1 junior high, 1 8th-9th building, and Waukee High School. All within minutes of your desired neighborhood!
Living in this neighborhood locals are minutes away from Hickman Rd and University Ave; two major metro area roads. Driving down these roads residents have great access shopping and restaurants. Valley West Mall is only a 6 minute drive down the road. Clive also has a variety of restaurants right in town as well as other great quick eats right outside of town such as Jason’s Deli, Scooters, and a Whole Foods grocery store.
We look forward to helping you find your place in the Green Belt Trail area of Clive!