The Mississippi River Trail

MRT Bicycle Guide

The Mississippi River Trailcoursing along America’s backbone, the Mississippi River, from its headwaters in Itasca, Minnesota to the Gulf of Mexico, offers approximately 3,000 miles of on-road bikeways and pedestrian and bicycle pathways for the recreational enjoyment, health, conservation and tourism development of river communities, river states, and the nation.

MRT is proud to announce the development of the first ever Mississippi River Trail Guidebook. This publication offers superior route information broken into approximately 100 mile segments, offers lodging, camping and dining tips, and provides a unique "cyclist" perspective to exploring the Mississippi River Trail. Thanks to author, Bob Robinson, for his dedication, attention to detail and willingness to take on this enormous challenge.