Silver Lake Recreation Area

This trail is good for Hiking Biking XC Skiing

  • Length: 1.78 mi
  • Surface: Paved, Natural
  • Organization: Grand Traverse Conservation District
  • Trail Website:

The Silver Lake Recreation Area is about 84 acres in area and has many amenities, restrooms, BBQ grills, a tee-ball field, tennis courts, basketball courts, paved and unpaved walking trails, a sledding hill, and a multi-use field for playing catch, football, or tossing a Frisbee. There are also three picnic pavilions at this park, which may be reserved and are popular for family reunions and company picnics.

Source: Grand Traverse Conservation District


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

Trail Documents

Do you have something to add? Email Us