This list represents the most popular trails in Indiana. Use this list to plan your next Indiana outdoor trip. Select a state and/or activity below to find even more top trails.
#1 Big Walnut Creek Nature Preserve: Tall Timbers Trail
This trail skirts a bluff before looping through a broad, deep ravine.
#2 Charlestown State Park
A loop trail through dense floodplain forest along exposed rock outcroppings above Fourteenmile Creek.
#3 Shades State Park: Pearl Ravine
A loop trail through a rugged ravine, with a spur trail to the scenic Lover’s Leap overlook.
#4 McCormick’s Creek State Park: Wolf Cave Trail
A trail through a state nature preserve to an open cave.
#5 LaSalle Fish and Wildlife Area Loop
Lake Village, IN
If you like riverside hikes and sprawling marshlands busy with birds, you’ll find this to be one of the great undiscovered ...
#6 Cope Hollow Loop
This trail leads through the Charles C. Deam Wilderness of the Hoosier National Forest.
#7 McCormick’s Creek State Park: Falls Canyon Trail
A combination of park trails through McCormick’s Creek Canyon that leads from a canyon waterfall to the White River and ...
#8 Lincoln State Park
This hike combines several park trails over ground walked by Abraham Lincoln dur- ing his boyhood years.
#9 Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore: Cowles Bog Trail
Cowles Bog Trail runs past wetlands, through oak forests, and over wooded dunes that increase in height as you approach the ...
#10 Town Run Trail Park
Even with losing its premier northern trails (gaze affectionately at the glistening strip mall), Town Run Trail park still ...
#11 German Ridge Lake Trail
Tell City, IN
A short loop trail past sandstone cliffs overlooking the lake.
#12 Southern Indiana Amish: Amish Settlements and into Washington & Orange Counties
The 68-mile route traverses several areas of Amish settlement from Montgomery in Daviess County through the Amish farms of ...
#13 Wabash Heritage Trail
A linear trail along the Wabash River that is full of historic locations, from Battle Ground to Tapawingo Park.
#14 Shaw Lake Loop
Henryville , IN
A trail over rugged, hilly terrain of Clark State Forest.
#15 Delphi Canal Trails
Fort Benjamin Harrison, or “Fort Ben” for short, is Indiana’s newest state park, established in 1996 after the Indiana Department ...
#16 Twin Caves Trail
A trail through a nature preserve featuring virgin timber also passes several caves and sinkholes.
#17 Shades State Park: Ravine Trails
A combination of loop trails that follow the streambeds of rocky ravines.
#18 Turkey Run State Park
A combination of park trails looping through canyons and along scenic Sugar Creek.
#19 River's Edge Trail
Welcome to introductory singletrack 101. The trails are basic enough that Bicycle Garage allows customers to actually test-ride ...
#20 Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore: Ly-co-ki-we Hike
This sandy trail allows you to explore miles of deep woods, gentle dune ridges, and marshy thickets. Given the ample mileage ...
Not too difficult a hike with very good views of the surrounding mountains
Difficult hike , steep climbs but fabulous views of the mountains and the valley below
Fairly easy trail with good views of the Florida mountains and lots of cacti