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Wiowash Trail

starts at Carl Steiger Park, Oshkosh, WI
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Lots of options on this walking trail

I regularly use the Wiowash trail and enjoy exploring different parts of it. The trail is ideal for... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2017
Katherine Ann D
Walk there at least 4-5 times per month

Greta for walking, biking, dog walking. Well kept and flat. Lots of lovely nature! Please pick up... read more

Reviewed 31 December 2016
lffannin
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Hortonville, Wisconsin
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  • Excellent59%
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  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
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“bike ride” (6 reviews)
“open farm” (2 reviews)
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starts at Carl Steiger Park, Oshkosh, WI
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Reviewed 4 January 2017

I regularly use the Wiowash trail and enjoy exploring different parts of it. The trail is ideal for birdwatching and snapping photos of nature, if you're looking for a leisurely way to exercise. Or you can run and bike in the fresh air. The Tribal...More

Thank Katherine Ann D
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Reviewed 31 December 2016

Greta for walking, biking, dog walking. Well kept and flat. Lots of lovely nature! Please pick up after your animals... especially you people with horses!

Thank lffannin
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Reviewed 27 September 2016

This trail is one of many we have biked with our tandem and was such a beautiful trail. Very quiet and beautiful scenery along the way. We biked from Oshkosh all the way to Hortonville and back. We passed by several people walking, running, and...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

Easy trail with nice romantic stops by the lake. There are many different trail options for those who like to walk far trails and also for those who don't.

1  Thank Marina P
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

Although I've bicycled and walked all parts of the entire trail over the years, I thoroughly enjoy and recommend starting off at the safe, concrete trail parking lot off highway Y near the Town of Vinland, then head South. Follow the signs and you can...More

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Reviewed 23 July 2016

Great trail for biking with a couple "pit" stops along the way-Nice! Go in the evening or early morning on a hotter day.

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Reviewed 18 May 2016 via mobile

This packed gravel rail to trail can be used by horses, walkers and cyclists. It is quite flat and goes through farmland, prairie and small wooded areas. There are no toilet facilities except the Bare Bones Brewery at the corner of County Highway Y and...More

1  Thank 2love2bike
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

I have walked, biked, snowmobiled, cross country skied (not recommended) and took the kids fishing along parts of this trail. You can go from Oshkosh to New London. It's a good way to see wildlife, and wildflowers at your leisure. Mostly flat land so not...More

1  Thank Karen P
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Reviewed 8 March 2016

I will keep this brief. The trail is enormous. The sheer size alone makes it hard to rate less than three stars. If you are out for exercise, it is a decent place to visit. You will see a large amount of passers-by during peak...More

2  Thank VKTesla
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Reviewed 7 March 2016

I highly recomend that everyone take a day and ride the trail. I park down by the 41 overpass and head out from there. Check which direction the wind is comming from before you commit biking back south against a northern wind on the return...More

Thank Frank M
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Aprilstevetravel
4 September 2016|
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Response from Darrell411 | Reviewed this property |
The south side path by Carl Steiger park is incomplete and still being worked on. Follow the trail on the northeast side of the river along the UWO campus past River View apts/ Fox river brewery and that will take you along... More
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IndianaJacquelyn
19 May 2015|
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Response from SpiketheBiker | Reviewed this property |
Good Morning, sorry no one saw this earlier. On most of the State of Wisconsin listed touring trails, you would want minimum of a Hybrid bike with somewhat wider tires than a standard road bike, or the wide tires of a... More
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