Weeping Rock and Hickory Ridge Loop Trail

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Weeping Rock and Hickory Ridge Loop Trail is a 4.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Bridgeport, Wisconsin that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round.

4.1 miles
423 feet

kid friendly




nature trips




no dogs

11 months ago

Stunning views of the rivers but pretty crowded, you won't be alone there. Steps to the Falls are pretty. Stop in town of McGregor for lunch and shopping.

Monday, October 31, 2016

Great time hiking Pikes Peak area. Nice scenery including the waterfall, rock outcrook and the view over the river. Saw several deer as wellZ.

Sunday, September 25, 2016

Great river overlooks. Trails well layed out with minimal steep inclines. Some trails to preserve erosion have steps and boardwalks which never excite me. Great campsites. Many indian mounds.

Tuesday, September 20, 2016

This was a great hike overall. There were sloping hills and the various little streams were all draining to make everything absolutely gorgeous. The views were spectacular from the Crow's Nest and up by Point Ann.
We started from the Homestead Parking lot which made everything seem a lot stranger when we arrived over at the main parking lot where there were shelters, grills, and paved sidewalks. The majority of the trails though were wide dirt.
The Bridal Veil Falls are pretty, and there is also another one that is right around the side that is just as pretty without a bridge going right over the top of it.

Friday, September 09, 2016

Nice, mostly wooded hike. Some of the trails were not marked very well, especially the West Hickory Ridge Trail head coming off the East Hickory Trail head. Aside from that, it was great hike!

Friday, July 08, 2016

Such a beautiful park. The overlooks are amazing! At one point you can see where the Wisconsin River empties into the Mississippi River.

Saturday, June 25, 2016

Gorgeous park with really nice trails. Views of the Mississippi are breathtaking.

Saturday, March 26, 2016

Great hike. Beautiful view

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

This was our last hike of a 3 day extreme hiking trip! Nice stop:) beautiful sights immediately seen. We decided to go on bridal veils falls trail and the stairs themselves were enough to get my heart racing! It's quite a drop if they ever give out...after seeing the falls we continued the trail and immediately seen an owl:) beautiful! (We were looking for an eagle when the owl made a surprise appearance) as we pulled out the binoculars to see closer we noticed a few 100 feet from us what was either a large wild dog or a coyote! We called in to pikes peak office and they did call us back letting us know they do have coyotes! Pretty cool (since I'm alive and writing this review, lol!)

Friday, June 05, 2015

It was really nice. We camped overnight and went hiking the next day. Half of the campground was electric, half wasn't. Clean public restrooms. Everyone was friendly. Make sure to bring cash. We hiked to Point Ann, which was an eight mile round-trip hike, and it was beautiful and well kept and clearly marked. Make sure to stop in the nearby town of McGregor, it's adorable. Just avoid Latinos, their idea of Mexican food is awful.

Sunday, March 23, 2014

This is as good as Iowa gets. Nice views of the river basin and on some days after a cool night you're actually above the fog looking down which makes for some good pictures.

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