Hike the Lake Elkhorn Trail

Lake Elkhorn Trail

Beautiful lake setting perfect for a peaceful walk, enhanced by wildlife and wildflowers.

Park in the lot to access the trail (see map). This is an ideal trail to walk with kids, or to do by yourself! Dogs are welcome too. 

Photos: Fuzzy Gerdes, therapybeagles, Yngve Roennike

Pack List

  • Sun protection
  • Water
  • Camera
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RT Distance 1.99 Miles
Elevation Gain 22 Feet
Activities Canoeing, Fishing, Running, Hiking
Skill Level Beginner
Season Year Round
Trail Type Loop
Dog Friendly
Family Friendly


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Overall rating: 

Nice Length

Beautiful to walk around the lake. Though I wouldn’t call it a hike it’s a nice long walk (or shorter run but you can easily do the loop multiple times). Paved path, fishing spots and a playground, it has something for everyone!

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