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Contact information
For information, contact:
Red Cedar State Trail
921 Brickyard Road
Menomonie WI 54751

Red Cedar State Trail Current conditions

Conditions as of Tuesday, May 17, 2016:

The Depot Visitor Center, located at the trailhead of the Red Cedar State Trail, will open Saturday, May 28. Depot hours during the summer are Monday – Friday 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Weekends/Holidays 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The trail has been graded and packed for the year and is in excellent shape. Visitors can expect to see early spring wildflowers.

Trillium along the trail.

Please be cautious during this time of year and don't use the trail if damage will occur such as rutting or deep foot prints. This type of damage is difficult to repair for maintenance staff.

More information

Please report any downed trees, washouts or any other problems to the trail manager at 715-232-1242.

Bicyclists 16 years or older must purchase a state trail pass. The self-registration stations for purchasing a pass are available at the trailhead/depot area of the Red Cedar State Trail and the parking area in Downsville.

Last revised: Tuesday May 17 2016