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Wilbur Wright Trail will one day extend from New Castle (in Henry County) to Losantville (in Randolph County), where it will connect to the Cardinal Greenway, the longest rail-trail in Indiana. The route will primarily follow the former Pennsylvania Railroad through picturesque farmland. The trail is named after Henry County native and famed aviator Wilbur Wright.
Construction will be in five phases; the first opened in September 2013 and the second is anticipated to begin in 2015. Currently, the paved trail spans 2 miles in New Castle and is the city's first trail. It connects the recreational amenities of the Wilbur Wright Fish and Wildlife Area at its northern end and the Henry County YMCA at its southern end.
On the trail's northern end, parking is available in the Wilbur Wright Fish and Wildlife Area (2239 N. State Road 103).
On its southern end, parking is available at the Henry County YMCA (300 Wittenbreaker Avenue).
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