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Trail

1.9 mile 3.1 kilometer loop
Singletrack
Easy

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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Minor Issues 14 days ago See History
Some Mud - There is a large amount of intentionally broken glass along the southern trail, nearest the railroad tracks. DO NOT RIDE THIS PORTION.

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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 6, 2019
Matt Kurtzahn
Apr 6, 2019
Mary G
It was so fun!
Dec 31, 2018
Paul Kersten
Trail was hard w/minimal ice spots.............
Sep 8, 2018
TJ Butler
2.2mi
Sep 2, 2018
Tyler Parteka
Aug 27, 2018
Tyler Parteka
Aug 26, 2018
Kelsey Kerslake
Aug 26, 2018
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Dang Yang   West Allis
Fairly easy course even for newbies. Jst be aware that there are hikers, runners and dog walkers sharing the trail as well. Jul 5, 2015
Map update: can no longer access village parking via riding on rocks parallel to train tracks. And new section that is built poorly and does not dry easily do to cement/rocks not allowing drainage Nov 25, 2017

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