Glacial River Bike Trail

8.6-mile former railbed bike trail running south from downtown Fort Atkinson to the Jefferson/Rock County line. The northernmost 4.5 miles are asphalt paved, the balance is crushed limestone. This spectacular recreational attraction features an archway, bronze sculptures, rest areas and fountains, making it a relaxing and scenic walk or ride through Fort Atkinson.

Hours of Operation

Year-round multi use trail.


The Fort Atkinson portion of the Glacial River Trail will run along the east border of Bicentennial Riverwalk Park.

Trail Length (miles)

  • 8.6