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Address: Eau Claire, WI
Phone Number: 888-523-3866
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Best Trail in EC

Good mix of rural and urban feel...can get a little crowded in the city, but overall a scenic bike ride that is relatively flat. Plan on bringing your own water...

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 9, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2015

Good mix of rural and urban feel...can get a little crowded in the city, but overall a scenic bike ride that is relatively flat. Plan on bringing your own water...

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Pretty, flat, scenic, great for kids and families. More crowded near town center and fairly desolate south of town. Great for running and biking, although most users are walkers/runners. Well maintained and user friendly

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EC
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 20, 2015

Still one of the nicest trails in the region. Beautiful canopy of trees embrace the paved trail. Friendly critters abound.. rabbits, grouse, deer, and even people on occasion.

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Eau claire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 21, 2015

It gets pretty remote, so make sure if you are biking that you bring plenty of water. It is a great day trip, and the trails are easy for the whole family

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

The Chippewa River is a great river for a canoeing or kayaking trip. It is wider than the Red Cedar in Menomonie, WI. A good place to enter and park for free is by Hobbs Ice Arena. I saw lots of wildlife on this trip including a bald eagle, hawk, family of ducks, and fish. It was much more desolate... More 

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Copper Country, MI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 7, 2014

Looking for a good run (or bike) around Eau Claire? This is the the place. It is really the gem of the Chippewa Valley. It meanders around the river and downtown. Across bridges and through parks. It's not as well-marked as it could be, which makes it difficult for first timers but it's easy to figure out.

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Brooklyn, New York
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 21, 2014

Beautiful area to explore and enjoy the beauty of nature, especially during autumn when leaves change.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Four of us rode our mountain bikes from Eau Claire to just past Carryville. Very few walkers, joggers or fellow bikers on the trail. We rode over bridges, past beautiful farms and in the woods. It's fairly flat so it's an easy ride.

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Zhuhai, China
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2014

Beautiful walk along the river from the university of Eau Claire. This time of year, with the changing of season, the colours are something else. Plenty of cycling, walking, jogging, it has it all.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014 via mobile

This is overall a very nice ride. If you ride past or start your ride from the town of Caryville on Hwy 85, you will find a very nice, quaint convenience store to buy your forgotten sun screen or a cold drink at the end of your ride. The parking area at Caryville has a drinking fountain, along with clean... More 

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Address: Eau Claire, WI
Phone Number: 888-523-3866
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Eau Claire

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