AuthorWisconsin Natural Resources Staff
TitleElroy-Sparta State Trail
SeriesWisconsin Natural Resources, Spring 2018, Outside in Wisconsin (back cover)
URL (full text)https://dnr.wi.gov/wnrmag/2018/spring/Outside.PDF
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.