Elroy-Sparta Trail: Tunnel 1, east entrance

Elroy-Sparta State Bike Trail: Tunnel 1, Wilton, Wisconsin

by | September 1, 2001 — 12:28 pm

Wilton, Wisconsin — The east entrance to Tunnel 1 on the Elroy-Sparta Trail, the first Rails to Trails project in America. The 32-mile trail follows the abandoned Chicago & North Western Railroad bed and passes through three rock tunnels. Tunnel 1 was completed in 1873.


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