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#22 of 83 state parks in Wisconsin

Best trails in Wyalusing State Park

225 Reviews
Looking for a great trail in Wyalusing State Park, Wisconsin? AllTrails has 9 great hiking trails, trail running trails, walking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 5 moderate trails in Wyalusing State Park ranging from 2.5 to 10.1 miles and from 626 to 1,145 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

As one of Wisconsin's oldest parks, Wyalusing State Park features history about Native Americans, Indian burial mounds, and fur trading. Check out the park's interpretive center and historical markers for more information. This park is also located near the Wisconsin and Mississippi Rivers making it a great place to go bird watching, fishing, and boating. Fish that can be caught here are bass, walleye, northern pike and panfish. Wyalusing State Park also features activities such as: hiking, biking, picnic areas and playgrounds. During the winter, cross country skiing, snowshoeing and winter hiking are allowed. Check out the frozen waterfall at Pictured Rock Cave and Big/Little Sand Cave.

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Map of trails in Wyalusing State Park
Park information
Acreage:
2,628 acres
Park hours
Monday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sunday
6:00 am - 11:00 pm
Contact
608-996-2261
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Top trails (9)
#1 - Sugar Maple Trail
Wyalusing State Park
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Length: 2.5 mi • Est. 1 h 19 m
A self-guided nature trail provides informational signs identifying various plants and giving ecological principles. A short side trail leads to Pictured Rock Cave which displays a small waterfall tumbling over a limestone outcropping.Show more
#2 - Sand Cave Trail
Wyalusing State Park
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Length: 2 mi • Est. 1 h 3 m
Sand Cave trail travels past Big Sand Cave and Little Sand Cave. Both are washed out areas of limestone with small waterfalls. Black Thunder Point, located between the two caves offers an excellent view of the Wisconsin River.Show more
#3 - Old Immigrant Trail and Bluff Trail Loop
Wyalusing State Park
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Length: 3.4 mi • Est. 1 h 49 m
#4 - Sentinel Ridge Trail
Wyalusing State Park
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 49 m
#5 - Wyalusing State Park Loop Trail
Wyalusing State Park
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Length: 4.7 mi • Est. 2 h 28 m
#6 - Walnut Springs Trail
Wyalusing State Park
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 35 m
#7 - Turkey Hollow Trail Loop
Wyalusing State Park
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 1 h 4 m
#8 - Wisconsin-Mississippi Confluence Paddle
Wyalusing State Park
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Length: 10.1 mi
#9 - Prairie Trail
Wyalusing State Park
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Length: 1.5 mi • Est. 39 m