Black Mountain

This trail is good for Hiking Biking XC Skiing Horseback Riding

  • Length: 30.38 mi
  • Surface: Natural
  • Organization: Michigan DNR
  • Trail Website:

The Black Mountain Recreation Area, located in northern Presque Isle County, offers a vast network of marked trails for hiking, biking, ATV excursions, horseback riding, skiing, snowshoeing, and snowmobiling.  With over 30 miles available for hiking, 60 miles for off road vehicles, and 80 groomed miles for snowmobiling, the area is ideal for any type of outdoor adventure at any skill level.  Parking and trail access at Black Mountain are conveniently located at a number of locations, including the Black Lake State Forest Campground and the Twin Lakes State Forest Campground. Go to Thunder Bay Trails Association for trail maps!


Note: Not all sections of each trail are approved for every activity listed for the trail as a whole. Please click on individual trail sections to see approved activities for that section.

Map Legend

  • Trail Head
  • Historical Site
  • Beach
  • Natural Feature
  • Campground
  • Park
  • Cultural Interest
  • Scenic View
  • Educational Interest
  • Visitor Center
  • Emergency Care
  • Water Access
  • Fishing
  • Wildlife or Nature Viewing
  • Trail Friendly Business

Trail Photos


UV Index

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