Indiana Dunes State Park

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6 mi 9 km


13 mi 20 km

1 Gems

Easy Trails
5 Trails
Intermediate Trails
5 Trails
Hard Trails
0 Trails

Food and Drink

After the Hike: Local Favorites

Bartlett's Gourmet Grill & Tavern Ask your server for a suggestion on a beer pairing. The food is fantastic, but it's even better with the right brew!
Third Coast Spice Cafe Delicious vegetarian options. Great menu with thoughtful ingredients. Lovely staff and owners!
El Cantarito Pork tacos are amazing!!
709 Plaza Dr, Chesterton IN — (219) 728-6962
Tao Chen's Best Hot & Sour soup outside of Chinatown.
Lemon Tree Mediterranean Grill Gluten and dairy free dining extravaganza! Amazing people providing exceptional service. The intensity of flavor and quality of food is beyond excellent. Thank you guys, for the best lunch experience!
George's Gyros Spot Pretty much everything on the menu is good. Not much you can go wrong with here.
Leroy's "Hot Stuff" great mexican and friday fish fry....super biker friendly
Northside Diner Northside now accepts Credit Cards!!!
Octave Grill The sweet potato tots are awesome!!!!
Red Cup Cafe and Deli Smoked Turkey and Bacon sandwich is my favorite. Chili is good.
115 Broadway, Chesterton IN — (219) 929-1804
Lucrezia Cafe Best Martinis in Town!
Val's Famous Pizza & Grinders You can never go wrong with a salad and a bomb.
112 S 11th St, Chesterton IN — (219) 921-0056
Wagner's Ribs The best Ribs ever! You have to try them
361 Wagner Rd, Porter IN — (219) 926-7614
AJ's Pizza The stuffed pizza is awesome!
Bob Evans I was just told "I'm sorry but we don't have poached eggs" what do they do have random stacks of different types of eggs in the back?
Panera Bread Tuesday deals
Olive Garden The new tomato chicken soup is yummy!
Sophia's House of Pancakes its good but not better than Ihop and not any less expensive
Red Lobster Good food but make sure that you would spend much time in the restaurant cz its gonna take you forever to get the food over
Overnight Backpacking: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore: Apr 29 - Glenwood Dunes - Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Take your first backpacking trip with the experts! Join the REI Outdoor School in Chicagoland's local National Park and learn how to extend your day hikes in to overnight adventures. In this 2 day course you will learn all about backpacking, including: what to bring, how to carry it, how to prepare meals, how to manage water, and much more! Details
Thru-Hike Training Hikes: Apr 30 - Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore
Planning an Appalachian Trail or Pacific Crest Trail thru-hike or other long-distance backpacking trip? Join our instructors for an informative training hike to get in shape for your upcoming adventure. Learn efficient hiking techniques and backpacking skills on moderate to strenuous trail conditions. Details
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0.5 mi 0.9 km
#1 Trail 4
Chesterton, IN
0.5 mi 0.9 km Chesterton, IN
5.8 mi 9.4 km
#2 Trail 10
Chesterton, IN
5.8 mi 9.4 km Chesterton, IN
2.5 mi 4.0 km
#3 Trail 2
Chesterton, IN
2.5 mi 4.0 km Chesterton, IN
0.9 mi 1.5 km
#4 Trail 3
Chesterton, IN
0.9 mi 1.5 km Chesterton, IN
0.6 mi 1.0 km
#5 Trail 7
Chesterton, IN
0.6 mi 1.0 km Chesterton, IN
Chesterton, IN
1.8 mi 2.8 km Chesterton, IN
Chesterton, IN
0.2 mi 0.3 km Chesterton, IN
0.3 mi 0.5 km
#8 Beach Trail
Chesterton, IN
0.3 mi 0.5 km Chesterton, IN

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