Bike & Hike Wisconsin Trails
Military Ridge & Ice Age
The 40-mile Military Ridge State Trail connects Dodgeville and Madison by way of an 1855 military route between Verona and Dodgeville. The Military Ridge State Trail is near the connection of the Capital City and Badger state trails. The Ice Age Trail crosses the Military Ridge State Trail. One of only 11 National Scenic Trails, the Ice Age Trail is intended to be a premier hiking trail and conservation resource for silent sport and outdoor enthusiasts. The trail traverses some of Wisconsin’s most scenic landscapes and helps tell the story of the last Ice Age by highlighting Wisconsin's unique glacial features.