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City to repair Lake Michigan Pathway erosion

RACINE — City officials are taking steps to repair erosion along a stretch of the Lake Michigan Pathway that reopened earlier this summer after extensive reconstruction work. Rainwater runoff from storms has washed away a soil and sand berm between the Lake Michigan Pathway and a portion of Zoo Beach. The Racine Department of Parks, […]

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The view is back; storm-damaged Lake Michigan Pathway reopens

RACINE — A section of the Lake Michigan Pathway officially reopened this week, spectacular views and all. The paved pathway, popular with cyclists and walkers, was heavily damaged in a January 2020 winter storm that saw record-high lake levels and high winds. The Lake Michigan Pathway in the City of Racine is extremely popular with […]

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Fun on two wheels: 6 Biking trails in the Racine area

RACINE COUNTY – Biking is good exercise, great family fun, and here in Racine County, simply gorgeous. The Racine area’s cycling opportunities extend from the Lake Michigan shoreline to peaceful country settings. Several former railroad corridors have been converted to bike paths creating an easy-to-follow trail network. Some favorite biking trails to try 1. Lake […]