Upper Yahara River Trail

Upper Yahara River Trail (UYRT) users enjoy 2.7 miles (one way) of 10' wide porous asphalt and boardwalk trail.  Parking stalls are available at the trail head on Windsor Road.  We hope you enjoy this beautiful trail system!

For a trail map, click here:  Trail Map
UYRT Phase III:  Now Complete! The UYRT expansion from Sunnybrook Park to South Street is available for use. With this expansion, the trail totals 2.7 miles one way. Read more about this project here: Phase III
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Video Link: To learn more about the Recreational Opportunities on the Upper Yahara River Trail, watch this short video:  Upper Yahara River Trail.  Or, visit this page:  The Yahara River

Grants from the following entities helped make this trail a reality:

Recreation Trail Funds (Federal): $45,000

Madison Community Foundation: $50,000

Stewardship Funds (State): $426,060  

Dane County PARC Grant: $134,000