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Make It Personal

Health. Community. Sustainability.

About Us


​What started as a group of guys and gals who wanted to have mountain bike trails located in Platteville turned into a chance to invigorate the entire community. Hikers, bikers, runners, and winter fanatics, come out and enjoy the trails as long as you're powered by human determination and not an engine.

Races and Events


Platteville Human Powered Trails hosts multiple events throughout the year that accommodate different interests and different skill levels. Whether it's a grueling bike race, a competitive trail run, or fulfilling your monthly need for speed we have something for everyone, youth included.



Platteville Human Powered Trails proudly maintains over 20 miles of trail in or near Platteville. Below you can find trail maps as well as topography information to help you decide which trail or trails you would like to explore on your next outing.

PHPT At A Glance

Platteville Human Powered Trails (PHPT) is a volunteer-driven, non-profit organization that focuses on providing a high-quality system in the Platteville area.


We currently maintain approximately 20 miles of trails either directly in or just outside of Platteville. We're committed to providing trails for all user types and skill levels. PHPT's trails will accommodate everyone from the mountain biker to the hiker or snow shoer who simply wants to enjoy nature. 

Got questions about trails in Platteville? Check out:


Mythbusters: Platteville Trails edition

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