The Best Hiking Trails in Michigan

Most Popular Michigan Hiking Trails

We've ranked the best places to hike in Michigan using our unique hiking trail popularity algorithm that accounts for the average rating and number of reviews for a trail, the number of people who have hiked or wish they could hike at that hiking trail. Sign up for a free account and vote for your favorite hiking trails by submitting a trail review or creating a hiking wishlist today!

New! Find the best hiking trails by city:
Holly (4), Gaylord (4), Atlanta (3), Lake Orion (3), Waterford (3), North Muskegon (2)

Rank Hiking Trail Location
1. Sleeping Bear Dunes National LakeshoreEmpire, Michigan
2. Pyramid PointGlen Arbor, Michigan
3. Al SaboKalamazoo, Michigan
4. Ludington State ParkLudington, Michigan
5. Independence OaksClarkston, Michigan
6. Proud Lake Recreation AreaCommerce, Michigan
7. Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State ParkOntonagon, Michigan
8. Isle Royale National ParkHoughton, Michigan
9. Fort Custer Recreation AreaAugusta, Michigan
10. Bay de Noc - Grand Island TrailRapid River, Michigan
11. Dodge #4 State ParkWaterford, Michigan
12. Hartwick PinesGrayling, Michigan
13. Big Bear Lake State Forest CampgroundLewiston, Michigan
14. Leelanau State ParkNorthport, Michigan
15. Pictured Rocks National LakeshoreMunising, Michigan
16. Pontiac LakePontiac, Michigan
17. Bald Mountain Recreation AreaLake Orion, Michigan
18. Saugatuck Dunes State ParkSaugatuck, Michigan
19. Seven Lakes State ParkHolly, Michigan
20. Muskegon State ParkNorth Muskegon, Michigan
21. Sterling State ParkMonroe, Michigan
22. Maybury State ParkNorthville, Michigan
23. Metamora- Hadley Recreation AreaLapeer, Michigan
24. Potawatomi trailPinckney, Michigan
25. Bald Mtn Rec AreaLake Orion, Michigan
26. Holly Recreation AreaHolly, Michigan
27. Hoffmaster State ParkMuskegon, Michigan
28. Pontiac Lake Recreation AreaWaterford, Michigan
29. Novi Tree Farm (Lakeshore Park)Novi, Michigan
30. Yankee SpringsGrand Rapids, Michigan
31. Pine HavenSanford, Michigan
32. Jackson Lake State Forest CampgroundAtlanta, Michigan
33. Clear Lake State ParkAtlanta, Michigan
34. Hart-Montague Trail State ParkHart, Michigan
35. Tahquamenon Falls State ParkParadise, Michigan
36. Tippy Dam Recreation AreaBrethren, Michigan
37. Tomahawk Creek Flooding State Forest CampgroundGaylord, Michigan
38. Yankee Springs Recreation AreaMiddleville, Michigan
39. Merrell TrailRockford, Michigan
40. Island LakeBrighton, Michigan
41. Big MManistee, Michigan
42. Addison OaksLeonard, Michigan
43. Arcadia DunesArcadia, Michigan
44. Rose Oaks ParkHolly, Michigan
45. Highland OaksHighland, Michigan
46. Orion OaksLake Orion, Michigan
47. Bloomer ParkRochester Hills, Michigan
48. Brighton Rec AreaBrighton, Michigan
49. Michigan Tech TrailsHoughton, Michigan
50. BurchfieldMason, Michigan
51. Highland RecreationWhite Lake, Michigan
52. Milford TrailMilford, Michigan
53. Duck Lake State ParkNorth Muskegon, Michigan
54. Ambrose Lake State Forest CampgroundGaylord, Michigan
55. Black Lake Trail CampCadillac, Michigan
56. Bodi Lake State Forest CampgroundTahquamenon Falls State Park, Michigan
57. Carrieville State Forest CampgroundCadillac, Michigan
58. Mio Pond State Forest Campground and Group CampMio, Michigan
59. Ortonville Recreation AreaOrtonville, Michigan
60. Sanilac Petroglyphs Historic State ParkCass City, Michigan
61. Spring Lake State Forest CampgroundGrand Haven, Michigan
62. Van Buren State ParkSouth Haven, Michigan
63. Warren Dunes State ParkSawyer, Michigan
64. Waterford OaksWaterford, Michigan
65. Red Oaks County ParkMadison Heights, Michigan
66. William P. Holiday Forest & Wildlife PreserveDetroit, Michigan
67. Midland City ForestMidland, Michigan
68. Copper Harbor TrailsCopper Harbor, Michigan
69. Edwards CreekGreenville, Michigan
70. Anderson ParkLansing, Michigan
71. Hanson HillsGrayling, Michigan
72. Herritage ParkAdrian, Michigan
73. The East/West River trail, Porcupine MountainsSilver City, Michigan
74. Ella Sharp ParkJackson, Michigan
75. Tk Lawless State ParkVandalia, Michigan
76. South Marquette TrailsMarquette, Michigan
77. Bruno's RunMunising, Michigan
78. Rifle River Recreation AreaRose City, Michigan
79. Ithaca Jailhouse TrailIthaca, Michigan
80. Holdridge Recreation AreaHolly, Michigan
81. Rose LakeBath, Michigan
82. Aspen ParkGaylord, Michigan
83. OwassippiMuskegon, Michigan
84. Vasa Single TrackTraverse City , Michigan
85. Boyne MountainBoyne Falls, Michigan
86. Agate Falls Scenic SiteTrout Creek, Michigan
87. Algonac State ParkMarine City, Michigan
88. East Branch of Fox River State Forest CampgroundSeney, Michigan
89. Aloha State ParkCheboygan, Michigan
90. Anderson Lake West State Forest CampgroundForsyth Township, Michigan
91. Arbutus No. 4 State Forest CampgroundOtisville, Michigan
92. AuSable River State Canoe CampPlattsburgh, Michigan
93. Avery Lake State Forest CampgroundAtlanta, Michigan
94. Baraga State ParkBaraga, Michigan
95. Bass Lake State Forest CampgroundNewberry, Michigan
96. Bass Lake State Forest Campground (Marquette)Marquette, Michigan
97. Baxter Bridge State Forest CampgroundGarfield Charter Township, Michigan
98. Bay City Recreation AreaBay City, Michigan
99. Beaver Island State Forest CampgroundGaylord, Michigan
100. Bewabic State ParkCrystal Falls, Michigan

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