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Address: Madison, WI
Activities: Running
Description: A 3-mile bike path along Lake Monona.

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A nice run....

We ran 6 miles on this trail and would have loved to have run more. Nice views of the lake and not overcrowded on a Saturday.

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 29, 2015
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Chicago
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177 reviews 177 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2015 NEW

We ran 6 miles on this trail and would have loved to have run more. Nice views of the lake and not overcrowded on a Saturday.

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Joshua Tree, California
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146 helpful votes 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015

Maybe 13 miles around the lake and village areas. beautiful shoreline homes, plenty of parks to stop by and sit and watch the views of the lakes. sweet mallott ducks around.quiet, not much noise, and easy biking.rented a bike from stands they have around the lake- $3 per half hr.just put your cc in and ride away. what a great... More 

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Athens, Georgia
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2015

This was my first of three runs while in Madison on business. Loved the separate trail areas for runners and bikers. Simply a gorgeous run in the morning.

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Lincoln
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11 reviews 11 reviews
3 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 17, 2015

Great recreational trail around the lake. Wish there were more choices for restaurants and bars but the views of the lake were lovely. It was busy with runners and bikers but spacious enough to not be a problem.

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Orland Park, Illinois
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6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 8, 2015

Unsafe! Someone should monitor the cyclists speed on the trail near Monona Convention Center - beautiful lake!

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wheeler
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13 reviews 13 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2015

I rented a bike and took off!! It was absolutely the best ride in town. I biked and just followed the signs and at one point decided I might be lost, so I just turned around and went back, but it was a beautiful ride!

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Bangalore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015

Lake Monona Shoreline run is a nice place to visit in Madison, Wisconsin. We enjoyed walking at this place along lake Monona.

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New Jersey
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29 reviews 29 reviews
4 attraction reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 8, 2015

Fantastic public service. Saw many people alongside me, enjoying the paths all Sunday morning and afternoon: walkers, dog walkers, runners, bicyclists.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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47 reviews 47 reviews
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11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2015

Great for running, biking and walking, the views on this route are spectacular and make the effort seem much easier. The John Nolen causeway section is particularly known for its views of the state capitol and Monona Terrace. Check the wind direction before you go, because that can make a difference in your enjoyment. As others have noted, there is... More 

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Wisconsin
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83 helpful votes 83 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Any time of the year, you will be glad to bike, walk or jog the lake. You can make your way all around it, going through some interesting neighborhoods and catching Olbrich Botanical Gardens on the East side (don't forget to stop at Crema Cafe for lunch). The lake breezes will keep you cool and the views of the Madison... More 

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Address: Address: Madison, WI
Location: United States  >  Wisconsin (WI)  >  Madison

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