Old Abe State Trail

A scenic section of the trail
Bike bridge over Lake Wissota in Chippewa Falls
View Website Favorite (8) 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
  • Trails
    • Yes
  • Surface Type
    • Asphalt
  • Trail Length (miles)
    • 20
  • Difficulty
    • Easy

Nearby Places

1
Wisconsin Game Fest 9/07/2019 - 9/08/2019 Chippewa Falls - 2.29 miles away
2
Uncommon Denominator 9/14/2019 Chippewa Falls - 2.6 miles away
3
Lion's Sturgeon Festival 8/30/2019 - 9/02/2019 Jim Falls - 5.49 miles away
4
Autumn Harvest Annual Fall Festival 9/14/2019 - 9/15/2019 Chippewa Falls - 7.05 miles away
5
Lake Hallie Food Fest 9/14/2019 Lake Hallie - 8.06 miles away
6
Yellowstone Art Trail 9/06/2019 - 9/07/2019 Cadott - 11.44 miles away
7
International Fall Festival 9/14/2019 Eau Claire - 12.72 miles away
8
Festival in the Pines 8/24/2019 - 8/25/2019 Eau Claire - 13.59 miles away