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Free bikes & nice family fun on a bike ride by the lakeside

Flat and relatively short bike path is well-maintained and perfect for families just wanting to get... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2015
Rocky M
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Illinois
Nice Bike Path

The Bike Path in Escanaba is very nice. It goes through Ludington Park, which is a beautiful 3/4... read more

Reviewed 18 August 2014
uptheolivetree
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Marquette, Michigan
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16 Sep 2016
“What bike path???”
15 Jul 2016
“Awesome Biking Path in Escanaba”
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The Escanaba Cross Country Pathway is located within the city limits, yet feels like it is set deep in the wilderness. The peaceful cedar ridges and hardwood hills block out the hustle of the city. The trailhead is located on North 30th Street just...more
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1st Ave. North, Lincoln Rd, and Danforth Rd, Escanaba, MI 49829
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Reviewed 17 September 2016

I am an avid bicycle commuter living in Escanaba. I ride my bike in town year round. There is no bike path (at least one that meets the states criteria for a bike path) other than the one that goes through Ludington Park. On Danforth...More

Date of experience: March 2016
Thank Allen P
Reviewed 16 July 2016

The bike path was wonderful. We did not bring bikes along for the 500 mile drive, but we were able to 'check out' bikes for free at the marina area in Ludington Park. Being free, they're not the fanciest, but they got us around the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 26 October 2015

Flat and relatively short bike path is well-maintained and perfect for families just wanting to get outside and enjoy the fresh air and sunshine. I am not sure where the hard-core cyclists ride, but this was a nice leisurely ride with good access and protected...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank Rocky M
Reviewed 13 September 2015

The bike path is wonderful! It goes along the lake and is used by many people for biking and walking/jogging. It is very safe and the paved trail is smooth. The park system in Escanaba is fantastic...it goes nearly the full length of the city.

Date of experience: September 2015
2  Thank RovingReporter2016
Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

The trail is over growing with weeds . It is wooden path with rotten boards. It does not go any were it ends in a swamp.

Date of experience: July 2015
Thank Jim J
Reviewed 22 April 2015

I bike but rarely on Escanaba's bike path, it just doesn't amount to much compared to other towns of similar size or even smaller. Part around Arnson Island is nice & pretty but short for anyone who likes to put some mileage on. Rest of...More

Date of experience: April 2015
3  Thank Thomas H
Reviewed 18 August 2014

The Bike Path in Escanaba is very nice. It goes through Ludington Park, which is a beautiful 3/4 mile long park along Lake Superior. My only complaint is that it is a bit short, but it is very nice! Perfect for a little ride and...More

Date of experience: August 2014
2  Thank uptheolivetree
Reviewed 28 August 2013

We were made to feel very welcome in Escanaba! They offer a free use of bike program. We "checked" out our bikes at the municipal marina. They ask for I.D. etc. and we were on our way. We rode 5 miles out of town to...More

Date of experience: August 2013
3  Thank Micaelabird
Reviewed 9 August 2013

Secret find-Marina office has several cruiser-type bikes available for free use, just provide ID & sign one out, had a nice ride around adjacent waterfront park/beach area, very pretty!

Date of experience: July 2013
1  Thank Daddin458
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