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Bike Ride

I regularly ride the Monon Trail on my bike. It serves me well in a couple of key ways. It provides... read more

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mc2fast
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Carmel, Indiana
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Always well kept, fun to walk, run or bike! Great every season but fall and spring the trees along... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Ghegamega
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Carmel, Indiana
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  • Very good21%
  • Average3%
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I regularly ride the Monon Trail on my bike. It serves me well in a couple of key ways. It provides an easy route north from my home in Carmel to out of the suburbs into the countryside. And in the winter when trail traffic...More

Thank mc2fast
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Always well kept, fun to walk, run or bike! Great every season but fall and spring the trees along the trail are amazing. I really love to take my dog for a walk there, and I appreciate they have waists bag you can use. (Unfortunately...More

Thank Ghegamega
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Building out the Monon trail north into Westfield has made a great trail even better. City of Carmel gets a lot of tings right and the Monon Trail is one of them. Nice place to walk, run, casually bike....

Thank Michael S
Reviewed 7 December 2017 via mobile

We love this trail. You can walk for miles and miles or just take short walks. We always do 6 to 10 miles. People are friendly and it is beautiful in the Spring, Summer and Fall.

Thank frequenttraveler747
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Really nice trail. 96th street trailhead was not far from drury hotel, did 5 miles out and back on trail for 10mile run. Good mix of woods, homes, and downtown Carmel to look at along the way. Plenty wide to support many users.

Thank DisneyDad21
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

The monon trail goes from downtown Indy to Westfield. Much of the trail is shady since it is a repurposed old railroad track. It had frequent exits for shopping & dining & has many free parking lots along the way. The trail is clearly marked...More

Thank margiefougeron
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I run on the Monon twice a week it is beautiful awe inspiring quiet amazing and existential-it is excellent for running without interruption it is a beautiful way to exercise it’s amazing and I’m so glad it is here.. Ron put on a podcast and...More

Thank retinaindiana
Reviewed 9 November 2017

It is nice to have this in your neighborhood or within walking distance, but this is definitely not a " destination". It is just asphalt laid down where train tracks use to run and gives locals the ability to run, bike, or skate on an...More

Thank GAR8601
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I love living close to the Monon Trail. So wonderful for walking, running, biking....lots of places to stop and have a cup of coffee, lunch, dinner, art attractions. Love Love!

Thank joburglaura
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

The Monin is a beautiful rail trail but bike riders go way too fast and rarely let you know when they're coming from behind. Carmel has a speed limit on the trail but there's inadequate policing to slow bikers down. Would recommend this trail for...More

Thank Greg H
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