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784 mi 1,262 km of trail 36 Featured Hikes

Gems 17 Gems Easy Trails 293 Trails Intermediate Trails 112 Trails Hard Trails 20 Trails
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gem Favorite Beach House Blowout panorama.

Beach House Blowout

(3) Beverly…, IN
gem Favorite Pinhook Bog! The sphagnum moss is so thick that it supports full grown trees. The moss is floating on top of water. Amazing.

Pinhook Bog

(3) Trail C…, IN
gem Favorite The Ladders

The Ladders in Bear Hollow

(2) Rockport, IN
gem Favorite A view from inside the largest rock shelter.

Natural Rock Shelter

(7) Martins…, IN
gem Favorite Honeycomb Rock

Devil's Backbone

(1) Crawfor…, IN
gem Favorite The punch bowl after a day of rain.

Rocky Hollow

(1) Rockport, IN
gem Favorite Hiking through some of the southernmost stands of jack pines in the world. These are a result of the last ice age!

Dunes Succession Trail Overlook

(6) Ogden D…, IN
gem Favorite Sweeping views of Lake Michigan from the top of Mt. Baldy during a ranger-led tour.

Mt. Baldy

(6) Michiga…, IN

Featured Hikes in Indiana - 36

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Favorite Beach House Blowout panorama.
Intermediate

Trail 9

3.6 mi 5.8 km • Loop • 99 ft Ascent 30.27 m Ascent

(28) Chesterton, IN
Favorite Marram grass along Lake Michigan as seen from the Cowles Bog Trail.
Intermediate

Cowles Bog Trail

4.7 mi 7.5 km • Loop • 202 ft Ascent 61.6 m Ascent

(27) Porter, IN
Favorite Climbing up Mt. Jackson on the 3 Dunes Challenge.
Intermediate/Difficult

Trail 8 - 3 Dunes Challenge

2.2 mi 3.6 km • Loop • 238 ft Ascent 72.43 m Ascent

(21) Chesterton, IN
Favorite Multiple types of wildflowers can be seen on the forest floor during spring and summer.
Intermediate/Difficult

Scarce O' Fat Loop

5.7 mi 9.2 km • Loop • 563 ft Ascent 171.58 m Ascent

(9) Nashville, IN
Favorite Stunning view of the ice on Lake Michigan and the West Beach bathhouse.
Intermediate

West Beach 3-Loop

3.5 mi 5.7 km • Loop • 223 ft Ascent 67.94 m Ascent

(9) Ogden D…, IN
Favorite Rory the trail dog feeling the long ascents on Buffalo Trace Trail.
Intermediate

French Lick Loop

8.8 mi 14.1 km • Loop • 907 ft Ascent 276.46 m Ascent

(4) French…, IN
Favorite The Ladders
Intermediate/Difficult

5-Mile Challenge

5.9 mi 9.5 km • Loop • 629 ft Ascent 191.86 m Ascent

(7) Rockport, IN
Favorite View of the Great Marsh.
Intermediate

Dune Ridge Trail

0.7 mi 1.1 km • Loop • 73 ft Ascent 22.26 m Ascent

(4) Beverly…, IN

Trails in Indiana - 389

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10.6 mi 17.0 km #1Low Gap Backcountry Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Martinsville, IN
Intermediate/Difficult
10.6 mi 17.0 km Martinsville, IN 16 
1.2 mi 2.0 km #2Hemlock Cliffs Main Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
English, IN
Intermediate/Difficult
1.2 mi 2.0 km English, IN
1.5 mi 2.3 km #3Rim Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Greencastle, IN
Easy/Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.3 km Greencastle, IN
5.7 mi 9.2 km #4Perimeter Loop
Easy/Intermediate
Terre Haute, IN
Easy/Intermediate
5.7 mi 9.2 km Terre Haute, IN
2.0 mi 3.2 km #5Trail 4
Intermediate/Difficult
Mitchell, IN
Intermediate/Difficult
2.0 mi 3.2 km Mitchell, IN
4.9 mi 7.8 km #6Buffalo Trace Trail
Intermediate
French Lick, IN
Intermediate
4.9 mi 7.8 km French Lick, IN
3.2 mi 5.2 km #7B Line Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Bloomington, IN
Easy/Intermediate
3.2 mi 5.2 km Bloomington, IN
0.6 mi 1.0 km #8Trail 7
Intermediate
North Madison, IN
Intermediate
0.6 mi 1.0 km North Madison, IN
2.1 mi 3.3 km #9Trail 9
Intermediate
Galena, IN
Intermediate
2.1 mi 3.3 km Galena, IN
3.9 mi 6.3 km #10Trail 1
Intermediate
Jasonville, IN
Intermediate
3.9 mi 6.3 km Jasonville, IN
1.8 mi 2.9 km #11Trail #2
Difficult
Rockport, IN
Difficult
1.8 mi 2.9 km Rockport, IN
1.3 mi 2.1 km #12Trail 5
Easy/Intermediate
Mitchell, IN
Easy/Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.1 km Mitchell, IN
0.6 mi 1.0 km #13Trail 3 (Falls Trail)
Intermediate/Difficult
Spencer, IN
Intermediate/Difficult
0.6 mi 1.0 km Spencer, IN
2.5 mi 4.1 km #14Hesitation Point Trail
Intermediate
Nashville, IN
Intermediate
2.5 mi 4.1 km Nashville, IN
1.1 mi 1.8 km #15Amy Weingartner Branigin Peninsula Preserve Trail
Intermediate
Bloomington, IN
Intermediate
1.1 mi 1.8 km Bloomington, IN
0.7 mi 1.2 km #16Trail 5
Easy/Intermediate
Galena, IN
Easy/Intermediate
0.7 mi 1.2 km Galena, IN
1.6 mi 2.6 km #17Christmas Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Fort Wayne, IN
Intermediate/Difficult
1.6 mi 2.6 km Fort Wayne, IN
2.0 mi 3.2 km #18Walnut Trail
Difficult
Nashville, IN
Difficult
2.0 mi 3.2 km Nashville, IN
2.7 mi 4.4 km #19Orange Trail
Easy/Intermediate
Clermont, IN
Easy/Intermediate
2.7 mi 4.4 km Clermont, IN
4.0 mi 6.5 km #20Sycamore Ridge Trail
Easy
New Harmony, IN
Easy
4.0 mi 6.5 km New Harmony, IN

Photos of Indiana - 388

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A solitary person sitting on the washed up tree. An amazing Lake Michigan sunset mixed with an impending thunderstorm. Incredible colors. Photo taken in between the Dunbar and Lakeview parking lots at Derby Ditch.
Jan 25, 2016 near Beverly…, IN
Great day on Lake Michigan at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore! This photo was taken just east of the Lakeview parking lot.
Jan 25, 2016 near Beverly…, IN
Awesome sunset on Lake Michigan.
Jan 20, 2016 near Beverly…, IN
Beach House Blowout panorama.
Jan 29, 2016 near Beverly…, IN
A couple enjoying the incredible colors of the Lake Michigan sunset.
Jan 25, 2016 near Beverly…, IN
Marram grass along Lake Michigan as seen from the Cowles Bog Trail.
Jan 13, 2016 near Burns H…, IN
It's incredible what the sun will do at sunset on Lake Michigan. This painting of the underside of the clouds happens a couple times a year.
Jan 25, 2016 near Beverly…, IN
A view from inside the largest rock shelter.
Dec 18, 2016 near Martins…, IN

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