Dunes Kankakee Trail

Bike or walk from the Indiana Dunes Visitor Center to the Indiana Dunes State Park on this paved trail (approximately two miles), and access the Calumet Trail. The trail also connects to the South Shore Line’s Dune Park train station, which allows bikes on trains.

Amenities: Family Friendly, Group Friendly (20+), Accessible, Pet Friendly (on leash), Bicycling, Birdwatching, Hiking, Information, Mountain Biking, Wildflowers, Wildlife Watching

Phone: (219) 395-1882
Website: https://www.nps.gov/indu/index.htm

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1215 N. State Rd. 49, Porter, IN 46304

Phone: (219) 395-1882
Fax: (219) 395-1767

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