Ice Age Trail: Blackhawk is a 6.3 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Palmyra, WI that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail.
Follow the Ice Age Trail past a historic cabin and a quiet lake from Young Road to HWY 12 in the Kettle Moraine. The Ice Age Trail is a thousand-mile footpath highlighting the remnants left behind by glaciers during the last ice age over 12,000 years ago. Designated as a National Scenic Trail, the Ice Age trail follows the terminal moraine of the last glaciation throughout Wisconsin providing some of the world's best examples of glacial formations such as kettles, moraines, and drumlins. The Blackhawk segment of the Ice Age trail is in the southern segment of the Kettle Moraine State Forest in Wisconsin. Wildlife, flora, and fauna all abound as the trail winds, climbs, and dips it's way through this natural setting.