Indiana Dunes Great Marsh Trail

  • Sunset along the Great Marsh Trail in Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.
  • Fall hiking along the Great Marsh Trail in Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.
  • Hiking along the Great Marsh Trail in Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.
  • Green Heron in Great Marsh in Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore.

Hiking

Dogs Yes

Bird Watching

Fall Foliage

1.57 (miles)

 Easy

Loop

Minimal (Elev. Δ - ft)

Indiana

The Great Marsh Trail is an easy hike in Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore near Chicago. This trail is a great choice for families with young children or bird watchers. The trail weaves through marshlands bursting with songbirds and waterfowl. 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.

Red Tape

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

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