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Oak Leaf Trail

Milwaukee, WI
+1 414-257-6100
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Great way to get away from the cars and the city from downtown.

I am a year round commuter and ride this trail often. It's generally in good condition and for the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Milwaukee WI
Great Trail for Biking or Walking

This trail is great for bikers or walkers. It wanders throughout the Milwaukee County area, and... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Paul K
Hales Corners, Wisconsin
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A 96.4-mile bike trail network.
  • Excellent61%
  • Very good33%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Milwaukee, WI
+1 414-257-6100
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Reviewed 2 days ago

I am a year round commuter and ride this trail often. It's generally in good condition and for the most part people are friendly and respectful. You do have your share of "pathletes" that can make it frustrating when just trying to have an enjoying...More

Thank xtracycletony
Reviewed 1 week ago

This trail is great for bikers or walkers. It wanders throughout the Milwaukee County area, and makes you feel like you are not in the big city.

Thank Paul K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was in Milwaukee for a few days and was able to get to for a run on this trail. I was staying at the Holiday Inn Riverfront Hotel and ran to the lake. Except for at the end I did not have to cross...More

Thank Climb14ers
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

You may be in the middle of the city, but you would never know it. The woods are calm and refreshing to ride through. The path is well maintained and you won't have to worry about cracks and potholes here.

Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed 8 September 2017

This bike trail is great no matter what your level of biking. It is fairly flat and parallels Lake Michigan. The paved surface makes it easy to bike on for any type of bike. One word of caution, it does get busy on the weekends...More

Thank ajbukovitz
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Beautiful path. Taken care of very well. Part of it was an old railroad track that was never used. A waste of land. Now it is an excellent path for biking and walking.

Thank Jerome S
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Really, really great bike trail. We had a blast riding this trail during the autumn season when the leaves had turned. I highly recommend it!

Thank NDanger427
Reviewed 24 June 2017

I go out on this trail about weekly for runs or walks with the dog. Nothing special, but it does have good scenic views in Milwaukee.

Thank 614emilyn
Reviewed 21 June 2017

Take a walk with your family, your leashed dogs, throw on your roller blades or hop on a bike! This trail is great - on most places, it's like you're outside of the city. A nice, paved trail for pedestrian use, it's one of the...More

Thank Sarah Y
Reviewed 26 May 2017

The latest Tour de Milwaukee was just the latest time biking the Oak Leaf Trail, a true jewel within the county's park system. It is a well maintained series of asphalt paths and well marked street sections that literally allows a circle tour of Milwaukee...More

Thank Philip F
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Bob B
18 May 2016|
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Response from Mujissa | Reviewed this property |
There are a number of hotels by the Milwaukee County Airport that are close to the southern part of the trail and South Shore Drive. They tend to be about 6 or 7 miles from downtown. There are also hotels in the city that... More