Parks in the City of Battle Creek, and in particular the city’s Linear Park, are the idea place to go if you want to run, walk, or bike your way to fitness. The city’s outstanding Linear Park features over 25 miles of hard surface path ideally suited for active lifestyles.
The path travels through wide swaths of the community along urban, scenic, rural and neighborhood routs. Walking loops at Riverside Park and Fell Park are perfect for a brisk stroll. Many other parks within the system include hard surface paths that facilitate walking or a brief jog. For bike enthusiast, the linear path is a pedaling sanctuary. Bike lanes are also available along numerous streets throughout the community.