Trail Reviews

These are our own reviews of Trail Systems we have actually hiked and / or biked.  They’ll be listed by State on this page.  You can also browse them on the Hiking or Mountain Biking specific pages if you are only interested in certain types of trails.  My major goal is to help you identify kid and family friendly trail systems from more serious trail systems.  None of the trail system reviews sites out there do this today.  They offer up a difficulty level, but nobody calls out whether something is kid friendly or not.

Mountain Bike Trail Reviews

Hiking Trail Reviews

All Trail Systems By State and Country (see bottom of page for outside United States)


Harding Ice Field

Denali National Park


Petit Jean State Park – Morrilton

Slaughter Pen Trails – Bentonville

Village Creek State Park – Wynne


Chatfield State Park – Littleton


Cloudland Canyon State Park – Rising Fawn


Black Partridge Park – Metamora

Farmdale Reservoir – East Peoria

Johnson Saulk State Park – Kewanee

Jubilee College State Park – Brimfield

Morrison Rockwood State Park – Morrison

Shabbona Lake State Park – Shabbona

Siloam Springs State Park – Clayton Township

Starved Rock State Park – Oglesby

Weldon Springs State Park – Clinton

Yogi Bear’s Jellystone Park – Goodfield


Lake Anita State Park – Anita

Clear Lake State Park – Clear Lake


Clinton North Shore Trails – Lawrence


Big Bone Lick State Park – Union


Bay City State Recreation Area – Bay City

Big Knob State Forest – Gould City

Brighton Recreation Area – Brighton

Burton’s Landing State Forest – Grayling

Copper Harbor Trails Club – Copper Harbor

Detroit Greenfield RV Park – Ypsilanti

Fort Custer State Park – Augusta

Hanson Hills

Highland Recreation Area

Hine’s Parkway – Dearborn – Novi

Holly – Holdridge Mountain Bike Trails

Island Lake State Park – Brighton

Maybury State Park – Northville

McLain State Park – Hancock

Pinckney Recreation Area

Pontiac Lake Recreation Area – Waterford Township

Porcupine Mountains –

Proud Lake State Park – Commerce Township

Seven Lakes State Park – Holly

South Higgins Lake State Park – Roscommon

Straits State Park – St. Ignace

Warren Dunes State Park – Sawyer

Wilderness State Park – Carp Lake

Wilson State Park – Harrison


Buffalo River State Park – Glendon

Carver Lake –

Charles A. Lindbergh State Park – Little Falls

Cuyuna Country Recreation Area – Ironton

Elm Creek Park Reserve – Champlin

Grand Marais Campground and Marina – Grand Marais

Interstate Park – Taylor’s Falls

Judge C.R. Magney State Park – Grand Marais

Lamb’s Resort Campground – Schroeder

Land of Memories – Mankato

Lebanon Hills

Mount Kato – Mankato

Murphy Hanrehan –

Nerstrand State Park – Nerstrand

Wild River State Park – Taylor’s Falls


Lake Wappapello State Park – Williamsville

Roaring River State Park – Cassville

North Dakota

CCC Campground – Watford City

Fort Abraham Lincoln State Park – Mandan

Maah Daah Hey Trail


Van Buren State Park – Van Buren

South Dakota

Angostura Recreation Area – Hot Springs


Norris Dam State Park – Rocky Top


Caddo Lake State Park – Karnack

Dinosaur Valley State Park – Glen Rose

Enchanted Rock –

Pedernales Falls State Park – Johnson City


Arches National Park

Canyonlands National Park

Klondike Bluff

Moab Brands Focus Area

Dead Horse Point State Park – Moab

Horsethief BLM Campground – Moab

Sand Flats Recreation Area

Whole Enchilada


Brule River State Forest – Brule

Gandy Dancer Trail

Mirror Lake State Park – Baraboo

Woolly Bike Club Trail System – St. Croix Falls


Lake Superior Provincial Park – Rabbit Blanket Campground – Wawa

Sleeping Giant Provincial Park – Thunder Bay

Hong Kong

Hong Kong Island