Hi-Rail Greenway

Indiana

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Hi-Rail Greenway Facts

States: Indiana
Counties: Vanderburgh
Length: 2.5 miles
Trail end points: Walnut St. and Riverside Dr. (Evansville)
Trail surfaces: Asphalt
Trail category: Rail-Trail
ID: 6015834
Trail activities: Bike, Inline Skating, Wheelchair Accessible, Walking

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Hi-Rail Greenway Description

Opened in 2018, the Hi-Rail Greenway serves as an important non-motorized route in Evansville. Its name comes from the Indiana Hi-Rail System, a former freight railroad which the rail-trail was built on. Also sometimes referred to as the Hi Rail Corridor, the project is a key addition to the city's Pigeon Creek Greenway Passage trail system.

The 2.5-mile paved pathway, extending from Walnut Street to Riverside Drive along US 41, features landscaping and tree plantings, benches and rest areas, bike racks, and solar-powered lights.

 

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