AuthorWisconsin Natural Resources Staff
TitleElroy-Sparta State Trail
SeriesWisconsin Natural Resources, Spring 2018, Outside in Wisconsin (back cover)
Article states that the Elroy-Sparta State Trail is considered to be the nation's first rail-to-trail project; in 1971 it was designated by the Department of the Interior as a National Recreation Trail.
- Bookwood Historical Collection, Star Lake
- UW Madison/Wis Hist Soc
URL (full text)https://dnr.wi.gov/wnrmag/2018/spring/Outside.PDF