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Visit the Trail

The Platteville Community Arboretum maintains and manages over four miles of the Platteville Trail Network and adjacent arboretum. 


The PCA is part of public access to over 200 acres of restored prairie, wetlands, savanna, hardwoods and a Class II Trout Stream. 


Art on the trail, geocaches near the trail, museums, public librarycity parks (including an Inclusive playground at Smith Park), aquatic center, dog park, and outdoor ice rink, plus a golf course, Westview disc golf course, UW-Platteville's disc golf course and Pioneer Activity Center


An outdoor fitness area off of Valley Road near the Dog Park, miles of paved and lit trails, and single-track bike trails. Connect to other communities via the regional trail network. Bike station located near Mineral Street trailhead, and bike repairs and service available on Main Street. 


​Trail Rules

  • No motorized vehicles or horses

  • Bicyclists yield to pedestrians

  • Carry in, carry out

  • Please be respectful of others and wildlife

  • Pets must be leashed

  • Clean up after pets

  • Trail lights are off from 11pm to 5am

  • Stay off dirt trails when wet

  • No winter maintenance

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