St. Croix Crossing Loop Trail

Connecting Houlton, Wisconsin and Stillwater, Minnesota via a 5-mile trail system


See the “What to Expect” document on the “Full Overview” page for additional details.

Summer 2017 to Spring 2018
Lift Bridge vehicular access removed. Trail users will have access to the completed portions of the WI Loop Trail via a temporary gravel access early in the construction and through the park and ride area in summer/fall

Summer 2018
Trailheads and off-road trails constructed early- to mid-summer. Several local roadways will be reconfigured and resurfaced. Bicyclists and pedestrians will continue to access the trail via the park and ride lot until the main trailhead area is completed. After the main trailhead area is open, the park and ride lot will be closed until its paving is completed.

Fall 2018
Construction is complete and the Loop Trail is open with the exception of the hill to the Lift Bridge.

Summer 2019
The Lift Bridge Conversion project will be completed; the entire Loop Trail will be fully opened.