Petoskey State Park Trail

This trail is good for Hiking XC Skiing

  • Length: 2.49 mi
  • Surface: Asphalt, Dirt, Sand, Erosionarea, Steps
  • Organization: Michigan DNR
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Petoskey State Park, located on the north end of Little Traverse Bay, is situated on 303 scenic acres and offers a beautiful sandy beach on the bay. The park has two separate modern campgrounds. Tannery Creek offers 100 campsites, and Dunes offers 80 campsites.

The half mile Petoskey-Old Baldy Trail is best for a short hike. The longer Petoskey-Portage Trail is great for both hiking and cross country skiing.


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

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UV Index

Trail Documents

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