Michigan State Parks Trails

To find trails in Michigan state parks for activities such as hiking and biking, select a region or trail below.

Saugatuck Dunes State Park–South Trail :: Saugatuck, MI

This is a sometimes challenging trek along wooded dunes and out into the open dunes, with a stop at the beach along Lake Michigan.

Saugatuck Dunes State Park–North Trail :: Saugatuck, MI

Take an easy walk through pine forest grown in over the dunes, then climb the loose sands of grassy dunes. Stop along the way for a bit of beach time and views of Lake Michigan.

Muskegon State Park–Dune Ridge Trail :: Muskegon, MI

If the climb doesn’t leave you breathless, perhaps the views of Lake Michigan and Snug Harbor from atop these dunes will. This is a challenging but beautiful trek that includes a stretch along Muskegon Lake.

Muskegon State Park–Lost Lake Trail :: North Muskegon, MI

Trace the shores of a hidden scenic lake tucked in among the rise and fall of forested dunes. This northern half of Muskegon State Park reveals hardwoods and cedars that have reclaimed the towering sands of old.

Lily Pond Trail :: Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, MI

Lily Pond Trail is a hiking trail in Ontonagon County, Michigan. It is within Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park. It is 2.4 miles long and begins at 1,312 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 4.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 64

Brousseau Road :: Negwegon State Park, MI

Brousseau Road is a hiking trail in Alpena County, Michigan. It is within Negwegon State Park. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 591 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 14 feet.

Cedar Run Nature Trail :: Harrisville State Park, MI

Cedar Run Nature Trail is a hiking trail in Harrisville, Michigan. It is within Harrisville State Park. It is 0.8 miles long and begins at 608 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 63 feet. The Harrisvi

Sandy Hook Nature Trail :: Tawas Point State Park, MI

Sandy Hook Nature Trail is a hiking trail in Iosco County, Michigan. It is within Tawas Point State Park. It is 1.3 miles long and begins at 584 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 74 feet. The Tawas

Yellow Shortcut :: Seven Lakes State Park, MI

Yellow Shortcut is a hiking and biking trail in Holly Township, Michigan. It is within Seven Lakes State Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 929 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 45 feet. Along

Dickinson Trail :: Seven Lakes State Park, MI

Dickinson Trail is a hiking trail in Holly Township, Michigan. It is within Seven Lakes State Park. It is 0.3 miles long and begins at 909 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 98 feet. The Dickinson Sh

Nature Trail :: Seven Lakes State Park, MI

Nature Trail is a hiking trail in Holly Township, Michigan. It is within Seven Lakes State Park. It is 0.4 miles long and begins at 952 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 145 feet.

Blockhouse Trail :: Muskegon State Park, MI

Blockhouse Trail is a hiking trail in Muskegon County, Michigan. It is within Muskegon State Park. It is 0.1 miles long and begins at 714 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 74 feet. Near the trailhea

Devil's Kitchen Trail :: Muskegon State Park, MI

Devil's Kitchen Trail is a hiking trail in Muskegon County, Michigan. It is within Muskegon State Park. It is a mile long and begins at 583 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 398 feet. The Old Bay Mi

Walk-a-Mile Trail :: P.J. Hoffmaster State Park, MI

Walk-a-Mile Trail is a hiking trail in Norton Shores, Michigan. It is within P.J. Hoffmaster State Park. It is 1.5 miles long and begins at 604 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is three miles with a total elevation gain of 714 feet. Near the

Lakeshore Trail :: Holland State Park, MI

Lakeshore Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Grand Haven, Michigan. It is within Holland State Park, Tunnel Park, and Rosy Mound Natural Area. It is 20.3 miles long and begins at 612 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 40.3 miles with a t

Van Buren Trail :: Van Buren State Park, MI

Van Buren Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Van Buren County, Michigan. It is within Van Buren State Park. It is 16.3 miles long and begins at 621 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 29.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 528 feet.

Warren Woods Bluff Loop :: Warren Woods State Park, MI

Warren Woods Bluff Loop is a hiking trail in Berrien County, Michigan. It is within Warren Woods State Park. It is 0.3 miles long and begins at 597 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 112 feet.

Warren Woods Climax Old Growth Virgin Timber Trail :: Warren Woods State Park, MI

Warren Woods Climax Old Growth Virgin Timber Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Berrien County, Michigan. It is within Warren Woods State Park. It is 0.4 miles long and begins at 627 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.9 miles with a to

Warren Woods River Loop :: Warren Woods State Park, MI

Warren Woods River Loop is a hiking trail in Berrien County, Michigan. It is within Warren Woods State Park. It is 0.3 miles long and begins at 595 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 57 feet.

Warren Woods Bridge Spur :: Warren Woods State Park, MI

Warren Woods Bridge Spur is a hiking and biking trail in Berrien County, Michigan. It is within Warren Woods State Park. It is 0.2 miles long and begins at 629 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 25 f

Warren Woods Galien River Bridge :: Warren Woods State Park, MI

Warren Woods Galien River Bridge is a hiking and biking trail in Berrien County, Michigan. It is within Warren Woods State Park. It is 134 feet long and begins at 607 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain

Ludington and Northern Railway :: Ludington State Park, MI

Ludington and Northern Railway is a hiking trail in Mason County, Michigan. It is within Ludington State Park. It is 1.6 miles long and begins at 599 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 133 feet.

Lost Lake Trail :: Ludington State Park, MI

Lost Lake Trail is a hiking trail in Mason County, Michigan. It is within Ludington State Park. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 599 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.9 miles with a total elevation gain of 26 feet. The Hamlin Village C

Logging Trail :: Ludington State Park, MI

Logging Trail is a hiking trail in Mason County, Michigan. It is within Ludington State Park. It is 2.5 miles long and begins at 587 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 328 feet. Near the trailhead th

Island Trail :: Ludington State Park, MI

Island Trail is a hiking trail in Mason County, Michigan. It is within Ludington State Park. It is 1.8 miles long and begins at 597 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 200 feet.

Bike Path :: Ludington State Park, MI

Bike Path is a hiking trail in Mason County, Michigan. It is within Ludington State Park. It is 1.4 miles long and begins at 585 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 188 feet. The warming shelter and f

Sable River Trail :: Ludington State Park, MI

Sable River Trail is a hiking trail in Mason County, Michigan. It is within Ludington State Park. It is 0.5 miles long and begins at 594 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is a mile with a total elevation gain of 64 feet. Near the trailhead th

Ridge Trail :: Ludington State Park, MI

Ridge Trail is a hiking trail in Mason County, Michigan. It is within Ludington State Park. It is 2.8 miles long and begins at 601 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 785 feet. Near the end of the tra

Coast Guard Trail :: Ludington State Park, MI

Coast Guard Trail is a hiking trail in Mason County, Michigan. It is within Ludington State Park. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 592 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 214 feet. The Beechwood Cam

Skyline Trail :: Ludington State Park, MI

Skyline Trail is a hiking trail in Mason County, Michigan. It is within Ludington State Park. It is 0.4 miles long and begins at 589 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 0.1 miles with a total elevation gain of 74 feet. Near the trailhead the

Lighthouse Trail :: Ludington State Park, MI

Lighthouse Trail is a hiking trail in Mason County, Michigan. It is within Ludington State Park. It is 1.9 miles long and begins at 590 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 253 feet.

North Roberts Road :: Hartwick Pines State Park, MI

North Roberts Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Crawford County, Michigan. It is within Hartwick Pines State Park. It is 3.6 miles long and begins at 1,178 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.7 miles with a total elevation gain

Bucks East & West Truck Trail :: Hartwick Pines State Park, MI

Bucks East & West Truck Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Crawford County, Michigan. It is within Hartwick Pines State Park. It is 8.4 miles long and begins at 1,183 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 16.7 miles with a total ele

Scenic Trail :: Hartwick Pines State Park, MI

Scenic Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Crawford County, Michigan. It is within Hartwick Pines State Park. It is 1.8 miles long and begins at 1,191 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 3.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 23

West Karen Lake Road :: Hartwick Pines State Park, MI

West Karen Lake Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Crawford County, Michigan. It is within Hartwick Pines State Park. It is 0.8 miles long and begins at 1,184 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is a mile with a total elevation gain o

West Batterson Road :: Hartwick Pines State Park, MI

West Batterson Road is a hiking and biking trail in Crawford County, Michigan. It is within Hartwick Pines State Park. It is 2.9 miles long and begins at 1,196 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.8 miles with a total elevation gain of 208

Canaan Trail :: Hartwick Pines State Park, MI

Canaan Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Crawford County, Michigan. It is within Hartwick Pines State Park. It is 0.8 miles long and begins at 1,191 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.6 miles with a total elevation gain of 4 f

Vista Drive :: Hartwick Pines State Park, MI

Vista Drive is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Crawford County, Michigan. It is within Hartwick Pines State Park. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 1,191 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 25 f

West Lewiston Grade Road :: Hartwick Pines State Park, MI

West Lewiston Grade Road is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Crawford County, Michigan. It is within Hartwick Pines State Park. It is 6.8 miles long and begins at 1,148 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 13.5 miles with a total elevatio

Forbush Trail :: Hartwick Pines State Park, MI

Forbush Trail is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Crawford County, Michigan. It is within Hartwick Pines State Park. It is 0.8 miles long and begins at 1,246 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 14

Three Mile Trail :: Traverse City State Park, MI

Three Mile Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Traverse City, Michigan. It is within Traverse City State Park. It is 1.1 miles long and begins at 600 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 1.7 miles with a total elevation gain of 29 feet. Nea

Red Trail :: Seven Lakes State Park, MI

Red Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Holly Township, Michigan. It is within Seven Lakes State Park. It is 1.3 miles long and begins at 898 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 2.5 miles with a total elevation gain of 322 feet. The Meadow

Green Trail :: Seven Lakes State Park, MI

Green Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Holly Township, Michigan. It is within Seven Lakes State Park. It is 1.8 miles long and begins at 896 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is three miles with a total elevation gain of 553 feet. The Di

Lakelands Trail State Park :: , MI

Lakelands Trail State Park is a hiking, biking, and horse trail in Livingston County and Ingham County, Michigan. It is 9.6 miles long and begins at 903 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 19.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 292 feet.

Mountain Bike Trail :: Maybury State Park, MI

Mountain Bike Trail is a hiking and biking trail in Northville Township, Michigan. It is within Maybury State Park. It is 5.6 miles long and begins at 921 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 11.3 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,599 fe

Little Carp River Trail :: Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, MI

Little Carp River Trail is a hiking trail in Gogebic County and Ontonagon County, Michigan. It is within Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park. It is 10.6 miles long and begins at 1,368 feet altitude. The trail ends near the Backcountry campsite

Lost Lake Trail :: Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, MI

Lost Lake Trail is a hiking trail in Ontonagon County, Michigan. It is within Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park. It is 3.6 miles long and begins at 1,124 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 7.2 miles with a total elevation gain of 1,

South Mirror Lake Trail :: Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, MI

South Mirror Lake Trail is a hiking trail in Ontonagon County, Michigan. It is within Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park. It is 2.5 miles long and begins at 1,471 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.0 miles with a total elevation ga

Pinkerton Creek Trail :: Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, MI

Pinkerton Creek Trail is a hiking trail in Gogebic County, Michigan. It is within Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park. It is 2.5 miles long and begins at 855 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 5.0 miles with a total elevation gain of

Lake Superior Trail :: Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park, MI

Lake Superior Trail is a hiking trail in Gogebic County and Ontonagon County, Michigan. It is within Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park. It is 15.2 miles long and begins at 1,139 feet altitude. Traveling the entire trail is 30.5 miles with a t