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Oak Leaf Trail

Milwaukee, WI
+1 414-257-6100
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A great place to run!

The Oak Leaf Trail is great. You can pick it up in many different places throughout the city and... read more

Reviewed May 19, 2017
Rafiki485
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Milwaukee, United States
Trail along the lake

Runs the whole length of town, paved and in good shape. Runs from one end to the other lots of off... read more

Reviewed April 14, 2017
kiyaker
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Waterloo, Illinois
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A 96.4-mile bike trail network.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Reviewed May 19, 2017

The Oak Leaf Trail is great. You can pick it up in many different places throughout the city and run/ride/walk as far as you wish. There are different things to see along the way and people are polite. Plenty of everybody on the trail, but...More

Thank Rafiki485
Reviewed April 14, 2017

Runs the whole length of town, paved and in good shape. Runs from one end to the other lots of off on spots and parking.

Thank kiyaker
Reviewed April 11, 2017

The Oak Leaf trail is a wonderful place to run, bike and walk. The trail takes you through several areas and is a safe way to see Milwaukee and its surrounding suburbs and parks. The 100+ mile trail is paved which makes it for easy...More

Thank Zubatown7
Reviewed April 11, 2017

You can start your trip at the Milwaukee Art Museum and ride ALMOST to Sheboygan. The entire route is paved with a few off path diversions through city streets in Cedarburg, Grafton and Port Washington. A GREAT way to see South Eastern Wisconsin.

Thank Dorothy L
Reviewed April 11, 2017

Great trail for walking with or without your dog. Well paved and wonderful foliage, especially in Autumn. My husband and I have walked this trail in all seasons!

Thank MilwaukeeBic
Reviewed February 14, 2017

The largest Rails to Trails course in Southeast Wisconsin. Great hiking and biking trail that surrounds the city of Milwaukee. It travels along the shore of Lake Michigan and travels through most of the park system of the city.

Thank Clement L
Reviewed December 28, 2016

This multi-use trail follows the Milwaukee River and connects up and down with more trails for a seamless ride/walk as long and far as you would want to go. It is well maintained by the efficient Milwaukee public works, plowed in the winter, garbage cans...More

Thank Ellen R
Reviewed November 5, 2016 via mobile

We came upon this trail as part of the Brown Deer Park System which includes a golf course, picnic sites, kids pavilion, softball, disc golf, dog walking and more. Ample parking.

Thank Diane B
Reviewed October 13, 2016

Every city should have an Oak Leaf Trail. You do have to use some city streets and sidewalks, but most is off road. The Lakefront sections are fantastic. Turned my five mile run into a ten miler just to enjoy the trail.

Thank Statman24
Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

Rode this trail from Hotel Phister downtown to South. Although one has to use City streets to get to Lakefront , bike lanes are generally available. Once on actual trail , condition is mostly very good with many scenic views. Went to Grant Park and...More

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Bob B
May 17, 2016|
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Response from Mujissa | Reviewed this property |
There are a number of hotels by the Milwaukee County Airport that are close to the southern part of the trail and South Shore Drive. They tend to be about 6 or 7 miles from downtown. There are also hotels in the city that... More
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