Old Abe State Trail

A scenic section of the trail
Bike bridge over Lake Wissota in Chippewa Falls
View Website Favorite (9) Hwy S and Hwy O - Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
Information: 715-723-0331

Daylight hours spring until winter.

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The Old Abe State Trail is a paved 19.5 mile trail connecting Lake Wissota State Park in Chippewa Falls and Brunet Island State Park in Cornell. This old railroad grade has been developed into a trail for bicyclists, snowmobilers, hikers, horseback riders * and in-line skaters.Enjoy a newly paved section of trail from Jim Falls to Cornell. A future link in 2014 to the Chippewa River Trail and Red Cedar Trail will make this a 70 mile trail system.The trail can be accessed at trail heads located on 97th Avenue (junction of Hwy S & Hwy O) in Chippewa Falls, Mill Yard Park in Cornell or at the Town Hall parking lot in Jim Falls. Duncan Creek Trail, a 5-mile trail located in Chippewa Falls, connects to the state trail northwest of CTH I and can be accessed at different points along the trail.

  • Features
    • On Water
  • Natural Attractions Type
    • Parks, Forests, Trails
  • Trail Length (miles)
    • 20
  • Surface Type
    • Asphalt
  • Trails
    • Yes
  • Difficulty
    • Easy

Nearby Places

Jig's Up Ice Fishing Contest 2/08/2020 Chippewa Falls - 2.72 miles away
Candlelight Ski, Hike and Snowshoe 2/08/2020 Chippewa Falls - 2.72 miles away
World's Speed Rope Jump Contest 1/25/2020 Bloomer - 11.29 miles away
Winter Wedding Fair at the Lismore 2/16/2020 Eau Claire - 12.77 miles away
Special Olympics Polar Plunge 2/23/2020 Eau Claire - 13.08 miles away
Powder Keg Snowshoe & Fat Bike Race 2/02/2020 Eau Claire - 15 miles away
Powder Keg Snowshoe & Fat Bike Race 2/02/2020 Eau Claire - 16.49 miles away
Otter Lake Booster Club's Free Children's Fishing Contest 2/08/2020 Stanley - 21.57 miles away