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3.6 miles

Trail Type

Out & Back

Trail Difficulty


Δ Elevation (FT)


USGS Quad Map(s):  Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore Topo Map

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Dunewood Trace (IDNL)


  • Morning hike in Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.

Activities & Features


The Dunewood Trace is an easy family friendly hike in Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore near Chicago. This out and back hike weaves through a marshy forest between the Dunewood Campground and ends at the Calumet Dunes Interpretive Center. This family friendly hike is also dog friendly, but your furry kids must be kept on leash. There is camping available in Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.

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Entrance Free, Camping Fee
Contact: Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore 1100 N. Mineral Springs Road Porter IN 46304

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