Best Scenic Hiking Trails in Indiana’s Cool North
Posted on October 5, 2023 by Dina Miller
In Indiana's Cool North you can find hiking trails to suit your physical fitness level and scenery preference. Do you prefer hiking by a lake or river, or exploring on a trail with diverse ecosystems? You can find both leisurely strolls through nature, and a more physically demanding hike, like the 3 Dune Challenge. We have a list of trails you can explore; find one that fits your style!
Hike in the Indiana Dunes
There are over 70 miles of trails to hike in the Indiana Dunes State and National Parks. And hiking is not just for the summer and fall. The winter hikes can be especially beautiful and invigorating.
If your guests like a physical challenge, be sure to head out to the 3 Dunes Challenge, or the Diana of the Dunes Dare.
There are also places for a leisurely stroll, and you can figure out which trails are best suited for your group HERE.
- 18 Minutes to Michigan City
- 26 Minutes to South Shore
- 63 Minutes to Elkhart County