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New bike trail coming to Elkhart County

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A new bike trail has been announced for Elkhart County.

The Bonnyville Mill County Park will be the site of the new trail for mountain biking.

The trail will be over 5 miles when it is completed in about 18 months.

Organizers say Elkhart County is long overdue for a good mountain bike trail.

"We've had several of our members say hey you know we'd like to be able to ride closer to Elkhart County, and this is a great opportunity for us to have one here, because there really is not a good trail, there is a small trail one mile over in Goshen, but beyond that, you have to leave the county," says John Marquardt an organizer.

A ground breaking event has been scheduled for this Sunday.

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