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Monon Trail in Indianapolis

The Monon Trail in Indianapolis starts at 10th Street near the downtown Cultural Arts Trail and travels to 96th Street. SoBro, Broad Ripple and Nora are the popular neighborhoods on this stretch of the trail, with parks, restaurants, bars and businesses between 54th and 86th Streets. Use more caution south of 52nd Street as there are fewer people and businesses on and around the trail.

Things to Know

  • Parking areas are available at 75th Street and 96th Street next to the trail.
  • There is limited shade at both ends of this trail segment, but woods and tree-filled residential areas otherwise.
  • The trail crosses over the White River near 68th Street, Central Canal in the Broad Ripple Village and Fall Creek near 34th Street.
  • Connecting trails are the Fall Creek Parkway Trail and Central Canal Towpath

Popular Destinations

Bike Times

  • 10th Street to 16th Street: 4 minutes
  • 10th Street to Indiana State Fairgrounds: 20 minutes
  • 10th Street to 54th Street: 27 minutes
  • 10th Street to Broad Ripple Avenue: 34 minutes
  • 10th Street to Marott Park: 44 minutes
  • 10th Street to 96th Street: 1 hour
  • 96th Street to 86th Street: 7 minutes
  • 96th Street to the White River: 18 minutes
  • 96th Street to Broad Ripple Avenue: 22 minutes
  • 96th Street to Indiana State Fairgrounds: 36 minutes

Walk Times

  • 96th Street to 86th Street: 23 minutes
  • 86th Street to the White River: 48 minutes
  • 75th Street to the White River: 16 minutes
  • 75th Street to Broad Ripple Avenue: 30 minutes
  • Broad Ripple Avenue to the White River: 13 minutes
  • Broad Ripple Avenue to 54th Street: 25 minutes

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