Rating:
4 votes

Elroy-Sparta Trail - Tunnel #3

Photos 

Photo taken by sfgamchick

License: Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs (CC BY-NC-ND)

View this photo on Flickr

BH Photo #241332

Map 

Facts 

Overview
Tunnel on Elroy Sparta State Trail (former C&NW Ry) 2 mi. NW of Norwalk
Location
Monroe County, Wisconsin
Status
Open to pedestrians only
History
Built 1873
Railroads
- Chicago & North Western Railway (CNW)
- Rail-to-trail
Design
Tunnel
Dimensions
Total length: 3,810.0 ft. (0.7 mi.)
Approximate latitude, longitude
+43.86290, -90.66797   (decimal degrees)
43°51'46" N, 90°40'05" W   (degrees°minutes'seconds")
Approximate UTM coordinates
15/687400/4859289 (zone/easting/northing)
Quadrangle map:
Saint Marys
Inventory number
BH 53883 (Bridgehunter.com ID)

Update Log 

  • August 13, 2015: New photos from John Marvig
  • August 6, 2013: New photos from Gene Smania
  • August 4, 2013: Updated by Steve Conro: Added actual photos
  • October 10, 2012: Photo imported by Luke Harden
  • October 10, 2012: Updated by Steve Conro: Added categories "Rail-to-trail", "Chicago & North Western Railway"

Sources