Mountain Bay State Trail

A county-operated 83-mile rail bed trail that passes through a wide variety of landscapes between Wausau and Green Bay areas. Many bridges. Trail users must use streets and roads through Shawano.

Hours of Operation

Open year-round, daylight hours for seasonal hiking, biking, and horseback riding. No snowmobiling in the Brown County section.


Take the Velp Ave. exit off of Highway 41 and head west. Take a right on Riverview. Follow Riverview to park entrance.

Trail Length (miles)

  • 83

Surface Type

  • Crushed Rock


  • Yes

State and National Trails

  • Yes

Natural Attractions Type

  • Parks, Forests, Trails