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Hoyt Park

Easy/Intermediate

Trail

1.9 mile 3.1 kilometer loop
90% Singletrack
Easy/Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 23' 7 m
Descent: -24' -7 m
High: 674' 205 m
Low: 651' 198 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 0% (0°)
Max Grade: 2% (1°)

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Quick ride around Hoyt Park

Doug Carlson

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Features -none-

Mountain bikes ride counterclockwise. Please do not use this trail when wet. Trails are free and open to the public from dawn 'til 10 PM but may be closed for special events.

Overview

These are non-motorized, multi-use trails.

Location:
1966 N Swan Blvd
Wauwatosa, WI 53226

Need to Know

The nearest water, rest rooms, phone and concessions are located at the Hoyt Park pool house from Memorial Day to Labor Day or Alterra Coffee at Swan and North.

The nearest bike shop is:
Emery's
9929 W Lisbon Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53222
414-463-BIKE (2453)

Description

Welcome to Hoyt Park. This ride is a fun, short mostly singletrack trail along the wooded banks of the Menomonee River.

All of the trails in the park are beginner to intermediate level. They are generally flowing, not flat but no major climbs.

History & Background

This trail is one of a system of free trails in Milwaukee County being developed and maintained by Metro Mountain Bikers. Metro Mountain Bikers are the Milwaukee chapter of International Mountain biking Association (IMBA). The chapter is dedicated to promoting and preserving environmentally responsible mountain biking opportunities.

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Apr 30, 2020
Karel Bajger
Nov 24, 2019
Shane Bretza
Awesome ride 11.3mi
Jul 11, 2019
Ian Tausch
Good condition, overgrown on some routes. There's mud in a few places but you can see it coming and it's not that bad. 1.9mi
Jun 13, 2019
Patrick Jacunski
Jun 11, 2019
Jessie Neumar
Apr 24, 2019
Adrian Fernandez
Fun trail. Good site seeing! — 0h 30m
Apr 6, 2019
Matt Kurtzahn
Apr 6, 2019
Mary G
It was so fun!

Trail Ratings

  3.3 from 25 votes

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Photos

Watch out for hikers and dog walkers in this area
Jul 5, 2015 near Wauwatosa, WI
Trail goes right, under the bridge
Dec 3, 2012 near Wauwatosa, WI
Middle part
Jul 5, 2015 near Wauwatosa, WI
Menomonee River alongside trail
Aug 3, 2017 near Wauwatosa, WI
Wide area
Jul 5, 2015 near Wauwatosa, WI
River at Hoyt Park.
Jan 14, 2018 near Wauwatosa, WI

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