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River Trail

Lansing, MI 48912 ‎
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Excellent walking or biking!

Strolled along the river...lovely day, interesting sites along the way. Easy access, picturesque... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2017
Parker, CO
You never know what's around the corner by Nicole Rovig

A nice path for biking with planked boards along much of it and a water view. However, there will... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Nicole R
East Lansing, Michigan
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Strolled along the river...lovely day, interesting sites along the way. Easy access, picturesque. Several access points..some with stairs but several areas Handicap accessable.

Thank WorldTvlerParker_CO
Reviewed 2 October 2017

A nice path for biking with planked boards along much of it and a water view. However, there will be small groups of individuals hanging out under overpasses and in areas which aren't easily seen, smoking marijuana and carrying on at all hours. Go with...More

Thank Nicole R
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

The Lansing River Trail has a great website, with a clear, informative map. We stared in Maguire Park, off Aurelius Road. Parking was available there, including a port-a-potty restroom. The trail was smooth and wide, with two lanes. Some sections were wooden boardwalks, others smooth...More

Thank kmsmolen
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Unfortunately, the condition of the trail could be much better. Asphalt needs to be replaced in a number of areas where tree roots, etc have broken it up. The wood boards are quite noisy and a little uncomfortable when riding a bicycle. This is such...More

Thank 61teresaf
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Get on and go! Ride a bike, jog or walk! Most of it is along the river and you will see parts of Lansing you won't see any other way.

Thank Jill W
Reviewed 27 June 2017

This trail travels from old downtown Lansing and all the afforded charms that come with it all the way to a modern college campus. You can eat at various locations for varied palates at all price ranges. See the big city as well as pure...More

1  Thank Bluejsong
Reviewed 18 June 2017

My husband and I biked this trail and had mixed feelings. The views were nice, it is mostly along the river but the paved path was very rough. It needs upkeep and there are signs there saying it is in process but not sure when...More

Thank Gramsof10
Reviewed 16 May 2017

Since I live close to the trail, I have easy access to most of Ingham county. I absolutely love riding this daily, so many options to ride to several towns in the area. Safe during the day, partial light at night. Needs some resurfacing, but...More

Thank Jared C
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Visiting the city and went for a morning run on this trail - one of the most enjoyable runs I have had in a long time. It is a beautiful trail that runs right along the river from the city center to MSU campus. I...More

Thank Wjones6
Reviewed 4 January 2017

We bike from Holt to Old Town multiple times during the summer. It is nice to be connected. I'm so glad they expanded and continue to expand. We oftentimes will find somewhere to eat for lunch downtown and bike home afterward. Well maintained.

Thank Shansee
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LeAnn W
16 November 2016|
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Response from countrygaltoo | Reviewed this property |
There are two. One in Lansing, Riverfront Cycle and one in East Lansing, MSU Bikes Service Center.