La Crosse Nature Guide

A one-stop resource of outdoor places for nature connections in La Crosse County

Veterans' Memorial Park

Hiking/Walking

Biking

Canoeing

Location / Access

Address:

N4668 County Road VP

West Salem, WI 54669

(Lat-Longitude: 43.898983, -91.114685)

Directions:

From La Crosse, head north on West Ave S toward Jackson St. Turn right onto La Crosse St. Turn left onto WI-16 then continue straight onto WI-16 E/WI-16 Trunk E. Turn right onto Co Hwy VP/Co Rd VP. To reach trails, continue on Co Rd VP through the campground. At the end of the campground turn onto the gravel drive which will lead you to the trailhead.

Map View of Location

Parking:

There is a paved parking lot at the park entrance and a gravel parking lot at the trailhead.

View of Trailhead & Parking Area

Accessible By Public Transport?

No

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Site Information

Dominant Features

Biodiversity Rating: 3/5

Trees
Water
Features
Grass
Mowed
Grass
Grass

Trail Map - Veterans' Memorial Park (click here)

courtesy of La Crosse County

Terrain:

Smooth

Paved/Unpaved

Flat

Difficulty:

Easy

Pets Allowed on Leash

Additional Notes

  • Veteran's Memorial Park also has a campground as well as multiple playgrounds. 

Property Management and Link to More Information:

This property is owned and managed by La Crosse County. Find more information here.

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