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Oak Hill

Intermediate

Trail

4.6 mile 7.5 kilometer loop
95% Singletrack
Intermediate

Elevation

Ascent: 121' 37 m
Descent: -122' -37 m
High: 721' 220 m
Low: 691' 211 m

Grade

Avg Grade: 1% (1°)
Max Grade: 6% (3°)

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Trail shared by Doug Carlson

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Fun twisty singletrack.

Doug Carlson

Electric Mountain Bikes Unknown

Features -none-

Mountain bikes ride clockwise. Please do not use this trail when wet.

Overview

All trails are intermediate to advanced level. Generally flowing, with a few moderate climbs

Need to Know

Trails are slow to dry. Area north of Hampton Ave may be unrideable for weeks at a time. These are non-motorized, multi-use trails. Trailhead:

4000 North Menomonee River Parkway
Wauwatosa, Wisconsin

Description

Welcome to the Oak Hill Trail: a moderately technical, though fairly flat, ride along the west side of the Menomonee River. Very scenic and mostly singletrack.

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

Trails are free and open to the public from dawn until 10 PM but may be closed for special events.

Trails are designed for use by mountain bikes. Make sure you have the appropriate equipment and skills to use these trails. Helmet use is STRONGLY recommended.

The nearest concessions are Walgreens at Mayfair Road and Capitol Drive. The Nearest bike shop is:

Wheel and Sprocket
13925 W Capitol Drive
Brookfield WI 53005
262-783-0700

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Jul 27, 2019
Patrick Jacunski
Jul 16, 2019
Mitchell Ferencevich
First time here. Good trail. not many ups and downs but good twists. Really really tall grass. Need to follow signs carefully first time so you don… 4.6mi
Jul 14, 2019
Patrick Jacunski
Jul 12, 2019
Patrick Jacunski
Jul 8, 2019
Kevin Ruby
Awesome challenging trail for a beginner 4.2mi — 0h 45m
Jun 15, 2019
Patrick Jacunski
Sep 16, 2018
Gary Cheung
Aug 19, 2018
TJ Butler
4.6mi

Trail Ratings

  3.6 from 30 votes

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in Milwaukee

#856

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  3.6 from 30 votes
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Trail was a fun challenge on the cross bike, If I'm ever in the area again, I'll definitely bring one of the wider tired bikes, still had a good time!
Sep 20, 2019 near Butler, WI
Rock/brick crossing
Aug 17, 2019 near Butler, WI
Oak Hill trail
Aug 27, 2013 near Butler, WI
Fat tire.
Jan 14, 2018 near Butler, WI
Trail runs by the Menominee River
Aug 27, 2013 near Butler, WI
Low hanging log
Aug 16, 2019 near Butler, WI

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