- Monon Trail
Monon Trail Part of the Carmel section of the Monon Trail Length 16.7 miles (26.9 km) Location Indiana Trailheads Indianapolis
Use Hiking, Biking, Rollerblading Season Year round Surface Asphalt ROW Monon Railroad Website Indianapolis Monon Trail site;
Carmel Monon Trail site
The trail serves both bicyclists and pedestrians. It runs from Indianapolis (passing through the Mapleton-Fall Creek, Meridian-Kessler, and Broad Ripple neighborhoods) into Carmel and Westfield, Indiana, a length of 16.7 miles (26.9 km). The 10.0 miles (16.1 km) of in Indianapolis were completed in 1999 and the 5.2 miles (8.4 km) in Carmel were opened between 2001 and 2002. The trail was extended 1.5 miles (2.4 km) into Westfield in the fall of 2008. In the City of Westfield, the trail has been extended north over the abandoned Monon right of way toward Sheridan, Indiana.
The Monon is used by more than 4,000 people each day. The trail cost about $5.5 million to create.
An approximate midpoint on the Monon Trail is located at Coordinates: .
- Indianapolis Art Center sits along the Monon Trail
State Parks Regional parks Community parks
Bethel • Broad Ripple • Brookside • Christian • Douglass • Ellenberger • Glenns Valley Nature • Holliday • JTV Hill • Krannert • Municipal Gardens • Northwestway • Perry • Post Road • Raymond (Indy Island) • Rhodius • Thatcher • Washington • Watkins • Windsor Village
Natural resource areas
Skiles Test Nature Park
Downtown spaces Waterways Trails
Central Canal Towpath • Eagle Creek • Fall Creek • Little Buck Creek • Monon • Pennsy Rail • Pleasant Run • Pogue's Run • Town Run • White River/Wapahani
Zoological and botanical See also List of attractions and events in Indianapolis
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