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Military Ridge State Trail

Verona, WI
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wonderful walk and wild life

its a chance to get out and take a walk or bike ride down a trail and see nature and wildlife, get... read more

Reviewed 20 April 2017
Chris S
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Verona, Wisconsin
Just a beautiful location!

Yes it was a little windy this weekend but the trial was great! The wooded area sheltered me from... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
kmalmberg1
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Verona, Wisconsin
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

its a chance to get out and take a walk or bike ride down a trail and see nature and wildlife, get fresh air and get outside for a work out

Thank Chris S
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Yes it was a little windy this weekend but the trial was great! The wooded area sheltered me from the wind! Peaceful and beautiful on of my favorite places. So glad I live in the Town of Verona!

Thank kmalmberg1
Reviewed 12 February 2017

The trail isn't always in the best shape depending on weather and other conditions. It's gravel. As the trail meanders around, sometimes it's very close to the highway and other times, it's pleasantly rural. It's gravel, so, if it's rained recently..., expect a lot of...More

Thank AaronsTravels
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Great, safe place to run or bike. I mostly run east or west, but sometimes I bike to Mt. Horeb. Beware no water on the trail so go prepared to take your own.

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 12 November 2016

Although this is a fine place to go for a walk, it's really just a straight-line trail, paved, that follows along the main road in Verona, travelling quite a ways in both directions. Yes, there are parts that wander through trees, etc., but for the...More

Thank ColoradoHikerJimG
Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Wonderful bike trail. Not paved but very hard surface. Each biking with nice shaded areas. Not much standing water even after a rainy month.

Thank David20130609
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Great recreational bike trail built on an abandoned rail bed. It is hard packed dirt/gravel but very easy to bike b/c of the low grades. Beautiful scenery makes you believe that you are biking through a 'Rural Wisconsin Calendar.' Riley's Tavern (6 miles west of...More

Thank Brad S
Reviewed 12 August 2016

This is a fairly adequately maintained trail that we rode from the connecting trail by Governor Dodge State Park then east. This is kind of a rustic trail. There are a few areas where the hills may be challenging to young or inexperienced riders.

Thank Michael V
Reviewed 22 July 2016

Take MRT all the time. I can start at Riely Tavern or a couple of spots in Verona and have lunch with the family in Mt Horeb, or ride from madison and make it to blue mounds or dodgeville without having to worry about road...More

Thank Tlbrob
Reviewed 13 July 2016

I like to bike the trail. Plenty of wildlife, trees, and flowers. There are occasional passes through and over roads, and then you're right back into wilderness. I use the path mostly around Verona and Epic. Very clean and people are friendly. Don't forget to...More

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