This 9.1 mile trail is the perfect place to walk, run, bike, cross-country ski or snowshoe. The grassland prairie habitat is home to a huge variety of wildflowers and bird species that add to the picturesque surroundings. 

The trial cross through the eastern portion of the Indiana Dunes National Park and many beautiful spots are a short distance away, including several Lake Michigan Beaches, the Calumet Dune Interpretive Center, Mount Baldy and Cowles Bog. It also skirts the south edge of the Indiana Dunes State Park where you will find 16.5 miles of hiking trials, beautiful beaches, a birding observation tower and more!

 

Entrances along U.S. 12 at Mineral Springs Road in
Valparaiso, IN 46383

pcparks@porterco.org
(219) 465-3586
(219) 548-0219

Hours | Dawn to Dusk


FEATURES Parking | Trails

ADMISSION FEE Free