Janesville Trails System

View Website Favorite (2) 200 Riverside St - Janesville, WI 53548
Information: 608-755-3030
View Map

Janesville's 30 miles of trails include the southernmost segment of the statewide Ice Age Trail, and Janesville has received an Ice Age Trail Community designation from the Ice Age Trail Alliance. The trails connect many neighborhoods, parks and attractions including Rotary Botanical Gardens, the Youth Sports Complex, and Downtown Janesville. While most of the trails are paved, there are segments that are not, including a path along the bluff overlooking the Rock River called the Devil's Staircase. In the winter, the trails, parks and greenbelt system are available to cross country skiers and snowshoers. The trails are connected by one central point, or "hub," and named trails radiate out from this point like spokes on a wheel. This hub is located just north of the old railroad bridge which spans the Rock River, where Riverside Street meets the trail. Trail maps are available. Pets are welcome on the trails from September 16 through May 14.

  • Free Admission
    • Yes
  • Difficulty
    • Easy
    • Medium
  • Cross-Country Skiing/Snowshoeing Trail Type
    • Tracked
    • Flat
    • Open
    • Wooded
  • Trail Length (miles)
    • 30
  • Snowshoeing
    • Yes
  • Surface Type
    • Asphalt
  • Natural Attractions Type
    • Parks, Forests, Trails

Nearby Places

1
Rock Aqua Jays Waterski Shows 5/28/2017 - 9/03/2017 Janesville - 1.36 miles away
2
CAF AirPower History Tour 8/16/2017 - 8/20/2017 Janesville - 4.19 miles away
3
Beloit Snappers Baseball 4/06/2017 - 9/06/2017 Beloit - 9.64 miles away
4
Fridays in the Park 5/26/2017 - 9/01/2017 Beloit - 11.91 miles away
5
Evansville Historic District Walking Tours 5/05/2017 - 9/29/2017 Evansville - 16.24 miles away
6
Church Basement Ladies 7/27/2017 - 9/10/2017 Fort Atkinson - 18.81 miles away
7
Michael Perry's Population 485: On Stage! 8/18/2017 - 8/20/2017 Stoughton - 19.72 miles away
8
Black Point Estate Nooks and Crannies Tour 6/16/2017 - 9/01/2017 Lake Geneva - 29.19 miles away