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River Trail, Lansing

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Lansing River Trail is a multiple use, non-motorized trail approximately 13mi long. It runs along the Grand River and the Red Cedar River between Michigan State University and Dietrich Park in northern Lansing.The trail has a western extension that begins where it splits off at River Point park just south of downtown Lansing and ends in Moores Park. The River Trail South stretches along Sycamore Creek from Potter Park to Maguire Park in southeast Lansing. The stretch from Hawk Island County Park to Maguire Park was completed in 2008.The River Trail is also home to a number of special events, including the Common Ground Music Festival, the Annual Mayor's Walk, Michigan Run, the Capital City River Run and a number of other city-sponsored activities.The trail is currently being extended into Delhi Township to connect with an existing trail in Holt, as well as east to west across south Lansing.
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  • Since I live close to the trail, I have easy access to most of Ingham county. I absolutely love riding this daily, so many options to ride to several towns in the area. Safe during the day, partial li...  more »
  • Visiting the city and went for a morning run on this trail - one of the most enjoyable runs I have had in a long time. It is a beautiful trail that runs right along the river from the city center to M...  more »
  • We bike from Holt to Old Town multiple times during the summer. It is nice to be connected. I'm so glad they expanded and continue to expand. We oftentimes will find somewhere to eat for lunch downtow...  more »