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River Trail

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Address: Lansing, MI 48912 ‎
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An everyday adventure

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... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jared C
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Lansing, Michigan, United States
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Lansing, Michigan, United States
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53 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

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 for the most part an easy ride

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Thank Jared C
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113 reviews
24 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 believe it is a total of over 13 miles long. Highly recommend.

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Thank Wjones6
Lansing, Michigan, United States
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6 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
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.

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Thank Shansee
Lansing, Michigan
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11 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We enjoy riding our bikes while others walk or run on the trail. It's wonderful to be able to be out enjoying the fresh air.

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Thank cmillerfitness1
Michigan
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64 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We have walked along the trail several times, even though we don't live or work in Lansing, and it isn't convenient for us. For MSU students or those who work in Lansing, it is a great, handy trail. We have seen interesting birds along it, and it is a great trail for short sections or long. If you change your... More 

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Thank Asata
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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1,382 reviews
643 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 368 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 September 2016

Our daughter works near the trail, so we've used it for walking with kids, etc. while waiting for her to finish her day, or to spend a bit of time before or after lunch with her. There seem to be lots of bikes, which is OK, but with little kids you do have to watch them a bit. Also have... More 

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Lansing, Michigan
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11 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 August 2016

After living out in the country for 30 years my husband and I moved to the city of Lansing. We love riding our bikes on the River Trail. We feel like we could be up north and on vacation when in reality we are just minutes away from our home.

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Thank countrygaltoo
Lansing, Michigan
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45 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 July 2016

Great place to go walking. Well maintained and feels safe during the day. I have talked from downtown at Kzoo street all the way to Turner Dodge House. A gem in Lansing.

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Thank Qzsue2016
Lansing, Michigan
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23 reviews
12 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 June 2016

it is nice to be able to walk or ride a bike along the river and the river goes through Lansing and you can get off anytime

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Detroit, Michigan
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245 reviews
43 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 May 2016

Don't miss this feature of the area, which has been largely unnoticed as it has grown and expanded and improved over the past decade. It is now an amazing and well-used set of routes through downtown and out to parks. A wonderful summer, spring, and fall place to walk and bike!

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