This cache is part of the Linn Creek Trail: Marshalltown History series. Follow the bike trail to a series of caches highlighting prominent figures in Marshalltown history. Each cache will require you to leave the trail and search for a hidden cache. The caches in this series vary in difficulty and terrain.
Bob Workman (1945 – 2012)
Bob served as the Director of Marshalltown’s Parks and Recreation Department from 1981 – 2007.
During Bob's tenure, accomplishments include the South 6th Street Softball Complex, the Linn Creek bike path, Aquatic Center, Trees Forever, developing new parks, and his final project was the new community building at Riverview Park. Workman was very involved in the Iowa Park and Recreation Association, serving as president.
Hybrid Letter Box Directions
- Begin at the posted coordinates near the plaque commemorating the bike path loop through Darwin Judge Park to Bob’s dedicated work with the Park & Rec Department.
- Travel in a westward direction along the path for approximately 0.35 miles. You will pass through a fenced section of the path directly over a pair of culverts.
- Stop at the Morris Park sign and turn left onto a deer path entering a wooded area. The path will curve slightly to the right.
- About 95’ off the bike path you will see a large forked maple tree.
- Climb and duck.