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Address: Eau Claire, WI
Phone Number: 888-523-3866
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I walked parts of the trail in different areas and it is beautiful, especially by Phoenix Park. While it gets much use, the folks seem respectful of following the guidelines... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 19, 2016
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2016 via mobile

I walked parts of the trail in different areas and it is beautiful, especially by Phoenix Park. While it gets much use, the folks seem respectful of following the guidelines. Families, friends, solos, walkers, cyclers, dogs, etc. were on it. There are historical signs here and there in the parks it goes through plus some sort of planet information stations... More 

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Janesville, Wisconsin, United States
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2016

We travelled to Eau Claire for our son's State Baseball Tournament and stayed at the Quality Inn. Unfortunately the hotel did not have an exercise room, so I checked out the bike/walking trails online prior to arriving in Eau Claire. The trail was only a few blocks from our hotel so it was easily accessible. 3 out of 4 days... More 

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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2016

If you can trailer a bike, you could ride this trail for miles. There are various access points, but it's actually more wooded than I thought it would be, so bring bug spray too! There aren't any easily accessible places to rent bikes, or small watercraft, which I found surprising There is one place about five minutes from one access... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2016

This trail starts out as a nice paved trail. About 10 miles from the trail head in downtown Eau Claire Wisconsin the pavement is broken up like a neglected country road. For a paid trail I expected this to be a nicely paved trail. We had to stop and turn around after 10 miles because it was just to dangerous... More 

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Copper Country, MI
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

A very well maintained trail that winds along the Chippewa river. Paved 100%. Generally flat. Great for biking and running.

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Thank Lungfruit
Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2016

The trail is nice! It's paved and well-maintained. Good for biking, blading or walking. The views are to die for!

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Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2016

I run on various segments of the trail several times each week. The trail is well maintained and goes through some very scenic areas of the city.

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Akron, Ohio, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2016

We went there naturally while walking in the city back from the market place. Even in February, many people were enjoying the Sun. This is good place for jogging, biking or just relax or socialize.

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Eau Claire, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2015

My wife and I use the local bike trail once a week during the summer months. We usually bike from our house on the south side down to the Short Street point where the local trail meets the State trail. We like to follow the local trail down to the Water Street area where we usually stop at the El... More 

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2015

Cool trail to check out, great place to stop by if you're in the area. The river looks awesome to kayak or canoe with a guide or if you are experienced with those activities. We had a nice walk.

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