It has been a long time coming, but Oshkosh is connecting Wisconsin one trail at a time.
Be the first to walk, run or bike across Lake butte Des Morts on Saturday, October 12th. from 11:00-2:30 as the Tribal Heritage Crossing of the Wiouwash State Recreation Trail crosses Lake Butte Des Morts along the Highway 41 Causeway.
This event will be held at the North end of the causeway near the driveway of Ecklund Motor Sports at 2794 Marine Dr. There will be street parking with people helping you on where to go.
At 11:00 AM there will be a formal dedication and ceremony with our own Governor Scott Walker being present. From 11:30-2:30 there will be an open house for a fun run/walk and dog walk. You can register the day of for a 5K non competitive run/walk with or without your pooch. You will receive “first across” commemorative pin, and be able to visit displays along the crossing, which includes one of each of the Wisconsin Indian Tribes. Experts will also be on hand to talk about fishing opportunities on the trail as well.