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Beautiful Ride

The ride along Chippewa River is beautiful. There are some rough spots in the bike trail but most... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
Sara B
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Waukesha, Wisconsin
Get Anywhaire in Eau Claire

I love this trail. I biked it every day. It and it's various branches lead you anywhere you wanna... read more

Reviewed August 19, 2018
CR D
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Changwon, South Korea
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Reviewed October 2, 2018

The ride along Chippewa River is beautiful. There are some rough spots in the bike trail but most are easily avoided. We travelled from Waukesha to Eau Claire to ride the trail...glad we did!

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Sara B
Reviewed September 14, 2018

The trail in/around Eau Claire is very nice as is the first seven miles of trail from Durand. The middle section of the trail, however, is in poor condition. Another reviewer titled their review "crushed asphalt" which is about the only way I can describe...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Steve S
Reviewed August 19, 2018

I love this trail. I biked it every day. It and it's various branches lead you anywhere you wanna go whether you're going to catch fish or eat them downtown somewhere.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank CR D
Reviewed August 6, 2018

Beautiful trail and nice place to ride. We especially like it when the river is high because it is extra scary.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tony R
Reviewed June 23, 2018 via mobile

This is an asphalt trail which is true 7 miles out of Durand, then the trail turns horrible from here! We have high end racing bikes and it was the worst trail Ive encountered. We usually ride in Minnesota and we will continue to do...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank 7wonderstraveler
Reviewed January 4, 2018

Great for riding and many miles are paved. I believe you can go about 12 miles out of Eau Claire to the south before pavement stops. The trail extends to the north and with a short traverse on roads you will connect with the Old...More

Date of experience: August 2017
2  Thank Paul K
Reviewed July 15, 2017

Today, we biked round trip between Phoenix Park in Eau Claire and Tarrant Park in Durand. The 100% asphalt trail is in good to very good shape. By very good I mean the asphalt is relatively smooth, disrupted by cracks. The trail near Eau Claire...More

Date of experience: July 2017
3  Thank AmosRedux
Reviewed June 25, 2017

There was alot of fun views on the trail and the people on the trail were nice and said hi as you walked by. However the lack of signs on the trail was confusing and the side trails had no maps so you had no...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank John T
Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

Just biked this trail today with plans of biking from Altoona to Caryville and back. This stretch of trail (once outside of Eau Claire) is in bad shape. There's a lot of weeds growing through the multiple cracks in the asphalt and actually a few...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Benny2Times
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Peaceful trail by the river. Lots of access points downtown. Signage could be improved. Wish I had my bicycle with me because the trail is wide and nicely paved.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank 309deb
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