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Ice Age Trail: Merton is a 5.3 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Hartland, Wisconsin that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from April until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

Length 5.3 mi Elevation gain 206 ft Route type Point to Point
Dog friendly Kid friendly Backpacking Camping Hiking Nature trips Walking Bird watching Running Forest Views Wild flowers Wildlife
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Follow the Ice Age Trail through Merton over short woods sections, the old Kettle Moraine Railway, and over roads. The Ice Age Trail travels through the Merton area through shorts woods sections, the old Kettle Moraine Railway, and over roads. This complete and detailed route covers the Merton segment of the Ice Age Trail and all it's access points, trailheads, parking, connecting trails, communities, parks, preserves, and facilities. This guide contains over 15 points of interest for the trail, viewable via your browser at home, or on the fly trailside via your mobile phone. The Ice Age Trail is a thousand-mile footpath highlighting the remnants left behind by glaciers during the last ice age over 12,000 years ago. Designated as a National Scenic Trail, the Ice Age trail follows the terminal moraine of the last glaciation throughout Wisconsin providing some of the world's best examples of glacial formations such as kettles, moraines, and drumlins.

Water There is a convenience store next to Centennial Park. Parking Parking is available at either end of the Merton segment.

Ice Age National Scenic Trail-National Park Service http://www.nps.gov/iatr/index.htm Ice Age National Scenic Trail-Wisconsin Department of Natural Resources http://dnr.wi.gov/org/land/parks/specific/iceagetrail/

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Patricia Scharhag
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This one goes on my never do again list. That is a list that didn’t exist before today!

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Gary Hitchcock
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Ambo Marie
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Oh my gosh how beautiful! I did only go so far because I was getting attacked by bugs! it wasn’t until I crossed funk road the bugs started doe

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Erin Wery
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Jennifer Collins
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Be careful on the road connections - very close to traffic. The wooded areas are lovely but there is a lot of road in this stretch.

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Nell Eulberg
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Michele Stamn
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Gary Hitchcock
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Paula Leiske
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Jeff Romenesko
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Emily Cebasek
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Jake Biewer
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Yamini Hirvey
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Jamie Stefan
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Brandon Nikolai
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Rusty Coyle
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Amber Dickerson
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Amber Dickerson
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derek sanderson
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Douglas Winslow
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Robert Hampton
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Jeffrey Tumm
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Jeffrey Tumm
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Jennifer Unger
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John Rusfeldt
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Kali Bunker
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Charlotte Roberson
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