Outback Trail

This 10-mile multi-use mountain biking trail in Portage’s Imagination Glen Park is a popular destination for hikers, runners, birdwatchers, and cyclists. The trail has three miles of course for beginning–intermediate riders on the western side of Salt Creek and seven miles for intermediate-advanced riders on the east side.

Phone: (219) 762-1675
Website: https://www.outbacktrail.org

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2275 McCool Rd., Portage, IN 46368

Phone: (219) 762-1675
Fax: (219) 462-0366

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