Upcoming Events

June 25, 2022            NEW!   Bats of the Stewart Tunnel Presentation-Belleville MOVED to Belleville Library and Community Center!
July 30, 2022                          Ten Junk Miles Event-Badger Races-Belleville
August 13, 2022                     Membership Social Event and Board Meeting
September 25, 2022              Sunset Walk to Covered Bridge–Brodhead
October 20, 2022                   Ten Junk Miles Event-Last Dot Standing/Basco
November 12, 2022               Public Board Meeting
A hearty “thank you” to all volunteers who turned out for our annual Earth Day Trail Clean-up event! Together, we collected well over 20 bags of garbage littered across the Badger and Sugar River Trails.
DNR seeking public input on alternatives on future of Stewart Tunnel extended through June 17th
Download the DNR’s Alternatives Analysis and read the Friends’ letter of recommendation supporting alternative four.



The Department of Natural Resources has closed the Stewart Tunnel on the Badger State Trail due to a lack of structural integrity and falling debris. All trail users are prohibited from going through the tunnel until further notice. Visit our Announcements page for more information about the tunnel closure or visit: https://dnr.wi.gov/topic/parks/name/badger/.



The Friends of the Badger and Sugar River State Trails needs you!  We keep you current on trail conditions, update you on the status of the Stewart Tunnel, share upcoming events and, above all, educate about and advocate for the preservation of the trails.  If you have been  thinking about joining the Friends of the Badger and Sugar River State Trails but haven’t yet done so, please contact: membership@friendsofbadgerstatetrail.org and we’ll make sure you receive a copy of our newsletter. You may also download and send in our FOBSRST Membership Form today or pay with Square online.

Individual Membership: $10

Household Membership: $15

Senior Membership: $8

Business or Group Membership: $20