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Ahnapee State Trail

Trail facts

  • Rail trail: Yes
  • Length: 48 miles
  • Surface: crushed limestone
  • Counties: Door, Kewaunee
  • Communities: Sturgeon Bay, Forestville, Algoma, Casco, Luxemburg, Kewaunee


Sturgeon Bay: The Sturgeon Bay trailhead and the parking lot are just south of the city along Neenah Avenue. The trail continues north of the rail corridor along Neenah Avenue and other city streets, crossing State Highways 42/57, into the city of Sturgeon Bay.

Forestville: There is parking at the Forestville Dam County Park adjacent to the Ahnapee State Trail.

Algoma: There are three parking areas available near Algoma, along County Highway M just north of the city, on Navarino Street in Algoma and at the Algoma trailhead.

Casco: Parking is available on County Highway C (Church Street) near the trail.

Sunset Road: Parking is available at Harold Reckelberg Park on Sunset Road in Casco Junction, at the junction where the trail forks to Luxemburg, Kewaunee and Casco.

Luxemburg: The trail starts near County Highway AB and parking is available along city streets.

Kewaunee: There are two trailheads in Kewaunee. The southern trailhead begins at Beardsley Street near County Highway E. The northern trailhead is near the intersection of State Highway 42 (Main Street) and Hathaway Drive. Parking is available at several locations in Kewaunee.

Additional information can be found at the Ahnapee State Trail County Park.


The trail is open year-round.


A state trail pass is not required on the Ahnapee State Trail

Management and planning

For more information about planning for this property, see Property Master Plans.

Friends groups

Friends of the Ahnapee State Trail

Friends of the Door County Park System

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