Hike to Big Glen Lookout

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Distance

4.4 miles

Route Type

Out-and-Back

Added by Alex Harrison

This scenic hike takes you through beautiful pines and overlooks Big Glen Lake and Lake Michigan. 

Start at the Alligator Hill trail head and make your way up the hill for roughly .1 of a mile until you hit a marker. Turn left at the sign and keep on the trail for another 1.3 miles. You will hit a scenic lookout called Islands Lookout which you can stop and get pictures at. From there you will keep going up the hill for another 1/2 mile and you will reach Glen Lake Lookout.  

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Good with little ones

Came here with multiple family members and it was doable for the whole group. Not much complaining to be had with the view at the top.

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