The trail runs from Maple Street in downtown Fairborn along the North side of Kauffman Avenue to National Road. At that point the trail crosses Kauffman to the South side and follows the fence line of Wright-Patterson Air Force Base to the Wright Brothers Memorial. The trail was completed in November 1998 and the trail was dedicated Spring 1999.
Parking and Trail Access
Park and Ride Locations: You can park at the plaza at Kauffman Avenue and West Garland Drive where the Elder Beerman department store was located. You can also park in the "K20" parking lot at Wright State University off of Kauffman. And there is parking available at the Wright Brothers Memorial on Kauffman Avenue.
Bikes and Flight
Great short trail with opportunity to stop in the museum and remind ourselves about the birth of flight. Bring plenty of water - most areas are not shaded!
Fairborn trail review
short trail nice, Be carefull at the 2 stoplights -Dayton-Yellow Springs Rd and near National - people don't ackowledge the right of way when you have the WALK sign.
Ride can be extended by going down the hill after going under SR444 (not across the ...