Historic Race Circuits of Elkhart Lake

  • Historic Race Circuit Marker

    Historic Race Circuit Marker

Original Road America road race course. Walk them. Bike Them. Drive them. Two historic race circuits around Elkhart Lake will take you around the corners and over the hills once traveled at high speed by the world's top sports car drivers. Fourteen historical markers are placed around these winding circuits to commemorate the big names and the big events that occurred here between 1950 and 1952. Listed on the Wisconsin and national register of historic places. Relive the excitement and checout the historic open road sports car racing circuits of Elkhart Lake.


Circuits begin at the state historical marker on Lake Street in Elkhart Lake.

Trail Length (miles)

  • 1950 circuit 3.3 miles. 1951-52 circuit 6.5 miles.

History/Heritage Type

  • Wisconsin History

Tour Type

  • Bike
  • Scenic Drives

State Historic Sign Site

  • Yes