Crystal River Trail

What is the trail?

The trail is a walking path through woods and wetland along the serene Crystal River on Bethany’s campus providing a direct connection into nature. Both boardwalk and natural surface trails are designed to provided safe access by foot or wheelchair. Convenient rest areas provide perfect opportunities for bird watching and fishing.

Who does the trail benefit?

Bethany residents, families, neighbors and fiends from our community are all welcome to enjoy our trail.


Why is the trail important?

It is proven that those that spend time outside will improve their psychological well being.




When is the trail available?

The trail is open from dawn to dusk in spring, summer and fall.



Where is the trail?

Located right on Bethany’s campus on the Crystal River. Follow the blue lines from the parking lot.



How is the trail maintained?

The trial has been financed entirely by donations from fiends and family of Bethany residents and staff. Enough was raised the first two years to complete half the trial. Your contribution today can help upgrade, expand the trail and complete the project for future generations to enjoy.

Crystal River Trail Brochure
Your tax-deductible donations will help make our dream of completing this trail reality. Please consider a gift in memory or honor of someone you love.
For more information about donations call (715)942-1457.