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a Wisconsin state park, forest, recreation area or trail.
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in state parks and forests.
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a vehicle admission sticker or state trail pass.
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to attend a nature program or event with family and friends.
Contact information
For information, contact:
Red Cedar State Trail
921 Brickyard Road
Menomonie WI 54751

Red Cedar State Trail Current conditions

Cross-country ski trail conditions.

The trail is groomed for both traditional and skate style cross-country skiing from Menomonie to Downsville. No other winter activities or pets are allowed on the ski trail portion to keep the groomed trail from getting damaged.

Hiking, biking, snowshoeing and pet use is allowed on the ungroomed trail south of Downsville. A state trail pass is still required for biking on the section of trail south of Downsville.

More information

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

The drinking fountain and restroom at Downsville are closed for the season. The Depot Visitor Center is closed for the season.

Bikers and skiers age 16 years or older must purchase a state trail pass. Please use a self-registration station to purchase trail passes if the Depot Visitor Center is closed. Self-registration stations are available at the trailhead/depot area and the parking area in Downsville.

Last revised: Tuesday January 30 2018