Hank Aaron State Trail
The Hank Aaron State Trail is a 12-mile long mostly paved trail system that is located in Milwaukee in Southeastern Wisconsin. The trail is located in the middle of the urban area and extends from Highway 18 near W. Underwood Parkway to the Lake Michigan waterfront area.
Trail Activities The trail is open for walking, running, bike riding and dog walking. The trail is continuous for the most part, but may require trail users to travel along streets to get from one section to the next. Communities in the area are Elm Grove, West Allis, Milwaukee. Built on an abandoned Chicago-Northwestern railroad line, the trail has a finely crushed limestone surface suitable for walking and bicycling and jogging for much of the year and snowmobiling, cross-country skiing and snowshoeing in winter. Near Trempealeau, there is direct access from the trail to Perrot State Park where camping is available. In addition to camping, the park offers hiking trails, canoeing and fishing opportunities and a nature center.
The Nearby trails In the lakefront area, trail users can connect with the Oak Leaf Trail that continues to the north along the water and also heads inland along the Milwaukee River Riverwalk.
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- Hank Aaron State Trail
2300 N MLK Jr Drive
Milwaukee WI 53212
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