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Beautiful scenery and a nice ride

I rode on the trail a couple days, and thoroughly enjoyed it. You will want to use some mosquito... read more

Reviewed July 17, 2019
scaggskr
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Saint Louis, Missouri
Long straight trail.

If you are looking to just get out and ride this is the trial for you. There is very little... read more

Reviewed June 28, 2018
suekd2016
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Belvidere, Illinois
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Jul 17, 2019
“Beautiful scenery and a nice ride”
Jun 28, 2018
“Long straight trail.”
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Reviewed July 17, 2019

I rode on the trail a couple days, and thoroughly enjoyed it. You will want to use some mosquito repellent or be well bitten!! The trail is mostly just packed dirt. I used a mountain bike with fairly wide tires - not sure how a...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

If you are looking to just get out and ride this is the trial for you. There is very little elevation gain and the trail just goes on and on and on. Not much to see along the way but you get a good workout...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank suekd2016
Reviewed February 4, 2018

We like riding this trail. The parking lot makes for easy loading and unloading and there is a bathroom for a visit before you leave or on your return. We like going to West Salem and then returning. It does need a little TLC, but...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Susan S
Reviewed October 2, 2017

I've been a regular user of this trail for years, and sadly, each year the trail needs more and more maintenance. Apparently, Wisconsin is neglecting its wonderful rail trails, as I've experienced the same issues on the adjoining Great River State Trail. There are numerous...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank smithohm
Reviewed July 14, 2017

Visited my parents again in LaCrosse and this time i rode the trail on my fat bike since there had been some rain in the area. I'm highly impressed with the trail system around LaCrosse even though i still wish more of it was paved....More

Date of experience: July 2017
2  Thank scottsC5336SB
Reviewed June 15, 2017

Just rode the trail from County B to West Salem in the early morning. The birds and wildlife along the trail were out and about. Kids would love the deer, geese, cranes, rabbits and yes, even a mink along the trail to see. The trails...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed May 25, 2017

This was our 4th trail on our bike trip between Mankato to Wisconsin Dells. even though my priority is asphalt surface for biking, i still loved this trail. It seems so authentic. The trees are in shape and regularly. It was beautiful ride.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank feritozsoy
Reviewed December 29, 2016

I LOVE riding this trail when I visit Lacrosse. My only complaint is, as a road biker, I wish it was paved but it's usually hardpacked enough for me to get on it. I'll often ride it from town to Trempealeau where I meet up...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Raytec12
Reviewed November 9, 2016

We walked about 3 miles and back on this trail which follows the La Crosse River. It seems to be a Rail to Trail trail - so straight, long and flat. Would be great for biking. Good trail for hikers and bikers. Goes all the...More

Date of experience: October 2016
2  Thank rgkuhl
Reviewed August 17, 2016

Great for taking walks with the family. Nothing fancy just nature walking. Recommend Hixton Forest, Granddad Bluff and the River area to see more of La Crosse.

Date of experience: July 2016
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