Best Scenic Hiking Trails in Indiana’s Cool North

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!

Lemon Lake County Park

Lemon Lake County Park


Lemon Lake County Park near Crown Point is a 403 acre park surrounded by  lovely woodlands. Hike the one-mile paved nature trail around Lemon Lake or explore the 5 miles of primitive trails along hilly wooded terrain.

The park includes a large open dog park and a disc golf course.

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  • 44 Minutes to Indiana Dunes
  • 58 Minutes to Michigan City
  • 102 Minutes to Elkhart County

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