Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Trails

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Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore: Bailly-Chellberg Hike :: Porter, IN

Get a glimpse of early settlement life in northwestern Indiana by touring the homesteads of two frontier families. You’ll also see wooded ravines, rich bottomland forest that grows beside the Little Calumet River, and a curious old cemetery. The h

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore-West Beach Loop :: Gary, IN

Take in great views on high dunes topped with marram grass, jack pine, and cottonwood trees. Coming off the dunes, the trail runs along a scenic lake, through a sandy savanna, and into dense woodland. It’s not just the high dunes and a long, sandy

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore-Cowles Bog Trail :: Gary, IN

Cowles Bog Trail runs past wetlands, through oak forests, and over wooded dunes that increase in height as you approach the sandy beach. As one of the more famous spots at Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Cowles Bog is well known for its beauty and

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore-Miller Woods Hike :: Gary, IN

This hike at the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore reveals another reason that the dunes are a local treasure. End to end, the hike persistently captivates, with its rolling dunes landscape dotted with ponds and marshes, pristine oak savannas, prairie

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore-Glenwood Dunes Hike :: Chesterton, IN

This sandy trail allows you to explore miles of deep woods, gentle dune ridges, and marshy thickets. Given the ample mileage and the sand-covered surface, you’ll likely find yourself at the end of this hike with a type of blissful exhaustion that com

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore-West Beach Trail :: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, IN

West Beach Trail is a hiking trail in Portage, Indiana. It is within Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 609 feet altitude. Near the trailhead there is parking. Smoking Dune can be seen along the trail.

Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore-Miller Woods Trail :: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, IN

Miller Woods Trail is a hiking trail in Gary, Indiana. It is within Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. It is 2.1 miles long and begins at 603 feet altitude.

Tolleston Dunes Trail :: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, IN

Tolleston Dunes Trail is a hiking trail in Porter County, Indiana. It is within Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. It is 2.6 miles long and begins at 607 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 531 feet. T

Long Lake Trail :: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, IN

Long Lake Trail is a hiking trail in Portage, Indiana. It is within Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. It is 1.7 miles long and begins at 606 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 187 feet. Near the end

Marquette Trail :: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, IN

Marquette Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Gary, Indiana. It is within Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. It is 2.1 miles long and begins at 600 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 44 feet.

Dune Ridge Trail :: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, IN

Dune Ridge Trail is a hiking trail in Beverly Shores, Indiana. It is within Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. It is 0.8 miles long and begins at 623 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 320 feet.

Bailly/Chellberg Trails :: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, IN

Bailly/Chellberg Trails is a hiking trail in Porter, Indiana. It is within Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. It is 0.8 miles long and begins at 653 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 17 feet. Near th

Brickyard Trail :: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, IN

Brickyard Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Porter, Indiana. It is within Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. It is 1.4 miles long and begins at 675 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 128 feet. Nea

Cowles Bog Trail :: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, IN

Cowles Bog Trail is a hiking trail in Dune Acres, Indiana. It is within Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. It is 2.7 miles long and begins at 605 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 779 feet. The Gate

Calumet Trail :: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, IN

Calumet Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Porter County, Indiana. It is within Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. It is 9.2 miles long and begins at 608 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 18.4 miles with a total elevation gain of 178 fee

Little Calumet River Trail :: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, IN

Little Calumet River Trail is a hiking trail in Porter County, Indiana. It is within Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. It is 3.1 miles long and begins at 631 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 6.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 521 fe

Dune Succession Trail :: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, IN

Dune Succession Trail is a hiking trail in Portage, Indiana. It is within Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore. It is 0.6 miles long and begins at 607 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 317 feet. Near th

Sand Track Walking Trail :: Boat Club Park, IN

Sand Track Walking Trail is a hiking trail in Porter County, Indiana. It is within Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, Long Lake Park, Sand Track Birm Park, and Boat Club Park. It is 0.9 miles long and begins at 608 feet altitude. Traveling the entire