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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      Upper Hixon Forest Park is the original Shared Use Trail System in the Greater La Crosse Area. This property is owned by the City of La Crosse Parks Dept. Management of the trails is a partnership between the City of La Crosse Parks Dept and the Outdoor Recreation Alliance (formerly Human Powered Trails, Inc). Please only use trails when dry and be polite to all other trail users.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: No
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Upper Hixon Forest Parking Lot
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      Open on Aug 22, 2018
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      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Global Ranking
      #1,346
      State Ranking
      #10
      Trails
      24
      Trails Mountain Bike
      24
      Trails Hike
      24
      Trails Trail Running
      24
      Total Distance
      12 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      6 miles
      Total Descent
      2,959 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,282 ft
      Total Vertical
      559 ft
      Reports
      39
      Photos
      5
      Ridden Counter
      494

      Photos of Upper Hixon Forest Mountain Bike

      trail: Nerfherder DH
      49 |
      Jul 30, 2018 @ 12:21pm
      Jul 30, 2018
      Nerfherder DH, La Crosse
      trail: Nerfherder DH
      48 |
      Jul 30, 2018 @ 12:04pm
      Jul 30, 2018
      Nerfherder DH, La Crosse
      trail: Twister
      267 |
      Jun 22, 2015 @ 12:36pm
      Jun 22, 2015
      Twister, Steamboat Springs
      trail: Twister
      227 |
      Jun 22, 2015 @ 12:36pm
      Jun 22, 2015
      Twister, Steamboat Springs
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      Bike & Skill Parks

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      Upper Hixon Forest Parkskill parkLa Crosse
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