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Hoyt Park

Easy/Intermediate
 3.4 (33) RECOMMENDED ROUTE

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Map Key

1.9

Miles

3.1

KM

90%

Singletrack

674' 205 m

High

651' 198 m

Low

23' 7 m

Up

24' 7 m

Down

0%

Avg Grade (0°)

2%

Max Grade (1°)

Dogs Off-leash

E-Bikes Unknown

Features Drops/Jumps

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.

Contacts

Shared By:

Doug Carlson with improvements by Marty Weigel and 1 other

Trail Ratings

  3.4 from 33 votes

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in Hoyt Park

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  3.4 from 33 votes
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#18

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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
Trail down to tracks
Aug 15, 2017 near Wauwatosa, WI
River at Hoyt Park.
Jan 14, 2018 near Wauwatosa, WI

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Check-Ins

Sep 15, 2020
Nate Northway
Some new features including a wooden drop and some new small gaps that aren't rollable.
Aug 27, 2020
Tj Vue
Aug 4, 2020
David Kroncke
Fun obstacle course in the middle. Cool area by the river at the northern turnaround. Watch for broken glass. 2.3mi
Jul 30, 2020
Gregor Wilke
2mi — 0h 30m
Jun 20, 2020
Jamie Robinson
Love this trail
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