Top Adventures in Porter

  • Hike Little Calumet River Trail Loop

    Little Calumet River and Mnoke Prairie Trail is a 3.9 mile loop hike that takes you by a river located near Chesterton, Indiana.

    3.9 miles 167 ft gain

  • Hike the Cowles Bog Trail, Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore

    To get to the trailhead parking lot: take Mineral Springs Road towards the community of Dune Acres. Just before you get to the guard shack for the community, turn onto the gravel road to the right - there will be signs indicating Cowles Bog Trail ...

    3.4 miles 200 ft gain

  • Hike Dune Park Train Station To Dunewood Campground

    Dune Park Train Station to Dunewood Campground is a 6.1 mile point-to-point hike that takes you past great forest setting located near Chesterton, Indiana.

    6.1 miles 101 ft gain

  • Hike Coffee Creek Long Loop

    Coffee Creek Long Loop is a 3.1 mile loop hike that takes you by a lake located near Chesterton, Indiana.

    3.1 miles 101 ft gain

  • Hike the Indiana Dunes State Park Loop

    The Indiana Dunes State Park Loop is a 1.6 mile trail that offers scenic dune landscapes and a view of Lake Michigan. The trail is used for hiking, and is open year-round. Dogs are allowed on the trail if kept on leash. Visitors to Indiana Dunes S...

    1.6 miles 410 ft gain

  • Hike Beach Trail To Waverly Beach

    Beach Trail to Waverly Beach is a 1 mile out and back hike that is good for all skill levels located near Chesterton, Indiana.

    1 miles 19 ft gain

  • Hike Trail 4 To Mount Tom

    Trail 4 to Mount Tom is a 1.3 mile loop hike that takes you past scenic views located near Chesterton, Indiana.

    1.3 miles 229 ft gain

  • Hike Trail 2 To Trail 10 Via Waverly Beach Loop

    Trail 2 to Trail 10 via Waverly Beach Loop is a 6 mile loop hike that takes you past scenic views located near Chesterton, Indiana.

    6 miles 108 ft gain

  • Photograph the Chicago Skyline from the Indiana Dunes

    Indiana Dunes State Park and Beach is a family friendly beach perfect for a day out in the sun. However, it has something to offer most beaches don't - a view of Chicago over the water!  It's a great shot to try to capture on your camera, especial...

  • Hike the 3 Dune Challenge

    Start at the Indiana Dunes State Park Nature Center (the first exit off the roundabout in the park after the toll), after receiving your park map, and follow the 3 dune challenge. This challenge, looping trails 8 and 4, involves climbing to the to...

    1.5 miles 552 ft gain

  • Hike Indiana Dunes Trail 10 And Trail 2 Loop

    Indiana Dunes Trail 10 and Trail 2 Loop is a 9.7 mile loop hike where you may see beautiful wild flowers located near Chesterton, Indiana.

    7.7 miles 229 ft gain

  • Hike Indiana Dunes Trail 9 And 10 Loop

    Indiana Dunes Trail 9 and 10 Loop is a 3.8 mile loop hike that takes you by a lake located near Chesterton, Indiana.

    3.8 miles 183 ft gain

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