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“Bike Lakeshore path!”
Review of Lake Mendota

Ranked #16 of 104 things to do in Madison
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Ideal for boating in the summer, and ice skating or ice fishing in winter.
Reviewed 18 August 2013

Lakeshore path remains the same as it did 20 years ago. Thank you for taking such good care of it! Fun to bike down to picnic point. Check out some of the new dorms!

Thank fortysolo
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Reviewed 30 July 2013

Spending an evening strolling along the waters edge, taking in a beautiful sunset, is a great way to cap off a day of sightseeing and shopping while visiting Madison, and all it has to offer. I highly recommend this too all who are considering a trip to Mad City....

2  Thank BobTrewyn
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Reviewed 15 July 2013

While we were checking out the campus, we decided to walk off our ice cream from the Babcock Hall Dairy Store. It was a beautiful day on the great trail.

Thank Brilynn79
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Reviewed 8 June 2013

This is a beautiful lake in Madison perfect for watching sunsets, boating, and fishing. This lake is a bit more choppier than Monnona but is also quite a bit bigger too. Overall a must when in Madison.

Thank Soccer0102
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Reviewed 3 June 2013

I work close to the lake on the UW Campus and it's always great to be able to stop over. I've enjoyed boat tours of the lake and most recently had stopped at Governor Nelson State Park to view the lake. Another favorite is to hike out on Picnic Point and view the campus skyline and downtown Madison.

Thank Kendall S
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