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Beautiful trail but keep on your ties

The Monin is a beautiful rail trail but bike riders go way too fast and rarely let you know when... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Greg H
Carmel, Indiana
via mobile
A lively addition to the city of Carmel.

This rails to trails is a highlight of the city. Walkers, runners, cyclists, roller bladers all... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sue C
Indianapolis, Indiana, United States
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“broad ripple” (35 reviews)
“bike ride” (18 reviews)
“downtown carmel” (23 reviews)
Carmel, IN
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Monin is a beautiful rail trail but bike riders go way too fast and rarely let you know when they're coming from behind. Carmel has a speed limit on the trail but there's inadequate policing to slow bikers down. Would recommend this trail for...More

Thank Greg H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This rails to trails is a highlight of the city. Walkers, runners, cyclists, roller bladers all share this trail that travels right through Carmel. It is a scenic trail. There are off shoots of this trail that invite the traveler to visit wetlands, parks, and...More

Thank Sue C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I bike on the Monon Trail on a regular basis. The trail is maintained well and a great place for biking, walking, etc. It has been expanded to the North and you can ride for a long distance without riding in road traffic. There are...More

Thank James R J
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We walk this trail whenever we have time when we visit family that lives close. There are a lot of places accessible off of the trail with ice cream shops, a pond, a pool, a rec center and restaurants.

Thank Tom F
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

A fantastic bike trail! Well thought out and well executed! Smooth, flat and well maintained. The Mohon Trail passes through downtown Carmel, where one can find restaurants, coffee houses, micro breweries, and shops. Water fountains and clean public restrooms here and there along the trail....More

Thank Will H
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

Depending on what kind of walk you want, it's important to choose your 'port of entry' well. Some favorites- Broadripple off the main drag- going north is most pretty. Northern most end in Westfield carmel for tranquility and nature. Southern most end by 10th street...More

Thank Emily A
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Monon is a rails-to-trails pathway. By next summer will extend from 146th to 216th(southern and northern borders of Westfield. Carmel portion goes 146th south into Marion county. Westfield portion relatively new and not as crowded as Carmel's portion. Connects to Midland which runs east-west. Perfect...More

Thank MK1861
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We loved this trail! My husband and I have biked a fair number of Rails to Trails including Hall of Famers and we both agreed that this one was a real standout! We biked from northern Indy to Carmel for lunch and back on a...More

Thank Sherry O
Reviewed 21 August 2017

Monon Trail is nothing but a long way of around 5 miles or may be some more, it is a small path where you can walk, cycling. covered with trees.

Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

It's really a nice place to walk on the road, covered with trees, it's a long way people's comes here to walk, running, cycling

Thank Ankitjaincs
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