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Address: Chippewa Falls, WI
Phone Number: 888-523-3866

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Beautiful trail

Very good paved trail on an old rail grade. Takes you through farm fields and woods with spectacular views along the Chippewa River. An easy trail to bike for beginners and folks... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Dave H
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Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
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Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good paved trail on an old rail grade. Takes you through farm fields and woods with spectacular views along the Chippewa River. An easy trail to bike for beginners and folks of all ages. The best time is in fall with the leaf colors.

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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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33 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The trail is very nicely maintained. Good parking at the intersection of S and O just north of Chippewa Falls. The trail is very flat and has wonderful views. I suggest stopping at Dylan's Dairy in Cornell.

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Thank Marc1169
West Des Moines, Iowa
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23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2016

We rent 4 bicycle in town and had a lot of fun. Trail is great, easy and very well kept. We saw deers and beautiful birds

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Thank Italiansinusa
Wausau, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2016

Excellent trail for walking and biking. Good views and nicely maintained. Interesting scenery. Close to excellent b and b.

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Thank 601heather
Wausau, WI
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64 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

My husband and I took our 11-year-old daughter on this trail. We parked at the trailhead on the corner of Hwy O and Hwy S and rode to Cornell and back. There are pretty views of the woods and the river. There are a few places to stop along the way but Cornell has a nice ice cream parlor. The... More 

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Thank dma1969
Chippewa Falls, Wisconsin
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2015 via mobile

An amazing state trail for a walk or a bike ride. Beautiful scenery and quiet. Yet well traveled trail

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Thank jeanene d
Pepin, Wisconsin
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

Well maintained trail. Upper 12 miles are mostly in the woods. The northern end leads to Brunet Island State Park outside of Cornell. The park is a nice ride also. The south end connects to a trail into Chippewa Falls. You can continue south on to other trails.

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Thank brysky2015
Madison, Wisconsin
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40 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2015

Really nice trail surface, all paved, runs slight uphill from South to North, I rode round trip and it was a nice downhill run coming south. Not many road crossings, and some really nice forest and lake views enroute. Don't miss the Pulp Stacker in Cornell, it is a nice piece of history.

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Roseville, Minnesota
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2015

Old Abe is a very nice bike trail. Paved and in excellent condition. A very scenic trail, but not too difficult.

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Janesville, Wisconsin
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30 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

The Old Abe trail is a joy to ride. It is paved asphalt and very wide. Started at Lake Wissota State Park and went north to Jim Falls. Came back and crossed the bridge over the lake toward the Chippewa River trail. Well worth the $4 trail fee. Easy access and parking at the intersection of County Highways S and... More 

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