A World-Class Urban Trail
The Hank Aaron State Trail is a 14-mile paved continuous east-to-west connection from the shores of Lake Michigan to the Milwaukee/Waukesha county line. Find some of Milwaukee's top destinations along the route as well as a variety of environments ranging from urban, to river views, to prairie and wooded surroundings.
The Hank Aaron State Trail impacts thousands of lives each year. The good news is that there are countless ways you can join the team! From volunteering to becoming a friend to registering for the Hank Aaron State Trail 5k Run/Walk, it's easy to make a difference.
Friends of Hank Aaron State Trail is a non-profit organization dedicated to sustaining, promoting, and enhancing the Hank Aaron State Trail, creating a lasting legacy for present and future generations.
Instagram Sights on the Trail
You can also follow the Trail on Instagram.
Chin Up: Joy riding through Milwaukee on the Hank Aaron State Trail, Journal Sentinel
New Sculptures Honor Milwaukee Road Railway Workers, WUWM 89.7 Milwaukee’s NPR
Photo essay: Hank Aaron State Trail Run/Walk 2018
A Wealth of Nature
5 Reasons I Love Milwaukee
Art Walk Along Hank Aaron State Trail Focuses on Open Housing Marches of '67-'68
Neighborhood News Service
Milwaukee's Home Run of Trails
Rails to Trails Magazine