Wilderness State Park Trails

This trail is good for Hiking Biking XC Skiing

  • Length: 25.34 mi
  • Surface: Dirt, Two-track, Turf, Sand, Boardwalk, Gravel
  • Bike Type: Mountain,
  • Organization: Michigan DNR
  • Trail Website: michigandnr.com
  • North Country Trail Website: northcountrytrail.org

With over 10,000 acres of parkland to explore along 26 miles of Lake Michigan shoreline, Wilderness State Park offers visitors a wide variety of year-round recreational opportunities. There are over 25 miles of trails in the park. The North Country Trail has10 miles within the state park. This section is mostly wide and flat. Visit the MDNR site for park info and MichiganTrailMaps.com for trail details and 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

Trail Documents

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