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Address: Verona, WI
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Forty marked, mostly flat, miles of trail out of Badger Praire County Park,...

Forty marked, mostly flat, miles of trail out of Badger Praire County Park, about 10-minutes south of Madison.

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Great place to run

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.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Thomas M
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Verona, Wisconsin
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Verona, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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.

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Denver, Colorado
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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 most part, it's just a trail. Kinda "ho-hum"??

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Waunakee, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Thank David20130609
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4 of 5 bubbles 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 Verona) is a fun stop. The trail can be enjoyed for short trips and also... More 

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Thank Brad S
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4 of 5 bubbles 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.

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Thank Michael V
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 traffic. Plenty of places to stop and eat/drink along way during leasurly ride.

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Madison, Wisconsin, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles 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 get a Trail Pass.

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Columbus, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 June 2016 via mobile

Great place to bike. Can get you far and to different places. Great scenery that changes depending on how far you bike. Good for walks too.

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Verona, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2016

Well maintained bike trail that runs through Verona and beyond. On Tuesdays, 2:30 p.m. to 6:00pm, there is a farmers market right downtown by the trail.

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wisconsin
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

I recently rode the entire trail, from West to East ... starting in Dodgeville and ending in Verona. From Barneveld East the trail is awesome. Well tended, maintained, and bike able. From Barneveld West the trail is a huge disappointment. Overgrown, rutted, uncared for and in sections just a bit dangerous to bike on. I am a very experienced cyclist,... More 

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