PLACES TO RUN

Whether you are new to the area to looking to mix up your routes, we compiled a list of our favorite places to run in Oshkosh, Appleton, and Green Bay.
Do you have a suggestion of a great place to run you’d like us to include?

Places to Run in Oshkosh (& surrounding areas)

Wiouwash State Trail (Yellow Star)

Wiouwash State Trail (Yellow Star)

  • Surface: Crushed Stone
  • River Mill Rd, Oshkosh to Lakeview Ave., Hortonville = 21.25 Mile
  • Great for out and back runs

Places to Park to join with the trail:

  • Park on River Mill Rd, Oshkosh (Off Arboretum Dr., Near Fox River Brewing Co.)
  • Park in the lot off of Westwind Rd. and Lake Butte Des Morts Dr., Oshkosh
  • Park in the lot off of County Rd. S and County Rd Y., Oshkosh (Near Bare Bones Brewery)

Map

Click HERE for Additional Information

Riverwalk, Downtown Oshkosh & UWO Wiouwash State Trail Segment (Blue Star)
  • Oshkosh, WI 54901
  •  Surfaces
    • Riverwalk: Paved
    • Wiouwash State Trail: Crushed Stone

Parking:

  • Downtown Oshkosh

Map

Menominee Park (Purple Star)
    • 520 Pratt Trail, Oshkosh, WI 54901
    • Surface: Paved

    Parking:

    • Lots of parking is available along the park roadways

    Map

Terrell’s Island (Green Star)
  • Winneconne, WI 54963
  • Surface: Crushed Stone
  • Follow Shubert Road to the Breakwall = 3.73 Mile Loop

Directions (From Oshkosh):

  • Take HWY 21 towards Omro
  • Take a right onto Rivermoor Rd
  • Take a right onto Shubert Rd to the parking lot

Parking: There is a parking lot at the start of the trail

Map

Kiekhaefer Park
  • W4325 Kiekhaefer Parkway, Fond du Lac, WI
  • Surface: Trail, Dirt, Grass, Crushed Rock

Directions (from Oshkosh)

Parking: There is a parking lot at the park

Click HERE for Additional Information

Mascoutin Valley State Trail
  • Fond du Lac, Rosendale, Ripon, and Berlin
  • Surface: crushed limestone
  • 21 Miles of trail

Maps:

Click HERE for Additional Information

Places to Run in Appleton (& surrounding areas)

Apple Creek Trail (Orange Star)
  •  Appleton,WI 54913
  • Surface: paved
  • 4.5 miles of trail

Parking: Asphalt lot at Ballard Road and Evergreen Drive

Map

Bruce B. Purdy Nature Preserve (Blue Star)
  • 2851 East Apple Creek Road, Appleton, WI 54913
  • Surface: dirt, crushed stone
  • About 2.5 miles of trails

 

Parking: at the Apple Creek YMCA

CE Trail (Purple Star)
  • Surface: Asphalt
  • 5.8 Miles

Map

  • Newberry Trail at County Highway CE and S. Matthias St. (Appleton) to Loderbrauer Rd./County Highway Q and County Highway CE (Kaukauna)

Click HERE for Additional Information

Fox Valley Technical College Wellness Trail System (Brown Star)
  •  1825 N Bluemound Dr, Appleton, WI 54912
  • About 5 miles of trails

Parking: FVTC parking lot at the corner of County “OO” and Bluemound Rd

Map

Friendship Trail (Gray Star)
  • Surface: crushed stone
  • 4 miles total

Click HERE for Additional Information

High Cliff State Park
  • N7630 State Park Rd, Sherwood, WI 54169
  • Surface: grass and dirt

Map

Click HERE for Additional Information

Newberry Trail (Maroon Star)
  • 2.4 miles total

Click HERE for Additional Information

Trails at Mosquito Hill (Not Shown on Map)
  • N3880 Rogers Rd, New London, WI 54961
  • Surface: grass and woodchips, some paved

Parking: Mosquito Hill Nature Center

Map and Additional Information HERE

Places to Run in Green Bay (& surrounding areas)

Baird Creek (Orange Star)
  • 500 Beverly Rd, Green Bay, WI 54311
  • Surface: Trail, Dirt, Grass
  • 2.6 mile loop

Click HERE for Additional Information

Barkhausen Waterfowl Preserve (Red Star)
    • Suamico, WI 54313
    • Surface: mowed hiking trail
    • Over 9 miles of trails

    Map

    Click HERE for Additional Information

Cofrin Memorial Arboretum (Green Star)
  • Surface: paved, bark
  • Over 6 miles of trail

Click HERE for Additional Information

East River Trail (Blue Star)
    • Surface: concrete
    • About 8 miles of trail

    Click HERE for Additional Information

Fox River State Trail (Purple Star)
  • Surface: asphalt and crushed stone
  • 25 miles of trail

Map

Click HERE for Additional Information

Mountain-Bay State Trail (Not Shown on Map)
  • Surface: crushed stone
  • 83 miles of trail

Marathon County Trail Map

Shawano County Trail Map

Brown County Trail Map

Click HERE for Additional Information

Reforestation Camp Trails (Pink Star)
    • 4418 Reforestation Road, Green Bay WI 54313
    • Surface: crushed stone, dirt, grass
    •  Nearly 7 miles of hiking trails

    Directions: Take Hwy. 41-141 North from Green Bay to Exit #176 (County B/Suamico/Sunset Beach Road). Turn left on County Trunk B and go about 4 miles then turn right on County Trunk IR. The Reforestation Camp is straight ahead on Reforestation Road/County IR.

    Map

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