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Green Circle State Trail

Trail facts

  • Rail trail: No
  • Length: 31 miles
  • Surface: Varies - crushed stone, asphalt, wood chips, boardwalks, roadways
  • Counties: Portage
  • Communities: Stevens Point, Plover, Whiting


Schmeeckle Reserve is the trail headquarters and parking and restrooms are available. The entrance is on North Point Drive near Interstate 39. About 1.4 miles of the Green Circle Trail runs through the northern part of the reserve. Remember that pets are not allowed in the Schmeeckle Reserve.

The Green Circle State Trail connects many city parks and green spaces in Stevens Point which provide parking for the trail. The Green Circle Trail also connects to the Tomorrow River State Trail at Hoover Road, just north of County Highway B in Plover.


The trail is open year-round.


A state trail pass is not required to use the Green Circle State Trail.

Planning and management

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

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