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Address: Lincoln Memorial Drive, Milwaukee, WI
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Shoreline trail along Lake Michigan.

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Very Scenic and Cool to Run

This is a very scenic place to run. You have the view of Lake Michigan and cooler in the summer. You'll also get a view of the Milwaukee skyline. It does get crowded though but... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States
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8 reviews
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a very scenic place to run. You have the view of Lake Michigan and cooler in the summer. You'll also get a view of the Milwaukee skyline. It does get crowded though but that is just a sign that people just love to take a walk, run or ride their bikes here.

Thank BadgersPete
Cleveland, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

The 606 mile trip was superb, w farmers alwasy offering fresh weel water, and the Chicago Lake Front with its many quick short-stay inclusion events. However, Milwaukee, not much to do on the lake front other than exercize, and at nother end your back into Lake Drive Traffic with through the "wood" and "bay" and "point", where all the non-courteous... More 

Thank bikeride2016
San Antonio, Texas
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850 reviews
225 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 October 2016

We visited this area while checking out Lake Shore Park and Veteran's Park while in Milwaukee. The concrete trails are wide and we noticed people walking, jogging, bicycling and just taking in the beautiful day and view. There seem to be lots of trails in different areas. This one appears to go for quite a way along the lake. There... More 

Thank LAH28
New York City, New York
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5,398 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 742 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 September 2016

A very nice lake front park and trail. Good scenery and a nice safe place to relax for a walk, run or bike ride

Thank Bernardo F
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171 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed the trail. It was well kept and wide to allow bikes and walkers to exist. It provides a perfect view of the lake and has great breezes off the lake. Its rather wide open and not a lot of shady areas (plant some more) but there were benches under trees to relieve the heat if necessary. There... More 

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Worthington, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 August 2016

Nice place to walk, stroll or run. We spent an evening there, the sunset and the cool wind plus the happy faces around. Independence weekend was crowded but not sure for other time of the year.

Thank Glamsaint
Seattle, Washington
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

We rented Bublr bikes and rode the Lakefront trail on a sunny morning . There are Bublr bike stations around the downtown area you can rent. We picked up the trail near the art museum and rode towards the Marina. There are a series of lovely waterfront parks that line the shore. Lots of walkers, bikers on the trail. Great... More 

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Atlanta, Georgia
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2 reviews
Reviewed 20 December 2015

I had a great time. It was very peaceful and the people were very friendly. I plan to visit again next summer.

Thank Sonja674
New Berlin, Wisconsin
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

Excellent newer bike or walking trail in a park area behind Summerfest. Continues in front of Discovery World, then behind the Art Museum then over to the veterans area where they rent kites and bikes. Well done. Lots of people there during daylight.

1 Thank Wisconsinkidsmom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 28 August 2015 via mobile

Running on this path offers great views of Milwaukee and Lake Michigan. You get to run from the east side to downtown Milwaukee. Overall a great place for a jog.

Thank Katie F

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