Best trails in Paynetown State Recreation Area

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Explore the most popular trails in Paynetown State Recreation Area with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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Map of trails in Paynetown State Recreation Area
Park information
Park hours
Monday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Sunday
7:00 am - 11:00 pm
Contact
(812) 837-9546
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Top trails (3)
#1 - Whitetail and Blue Bird Loop
Paynetown State Recreation Area
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 9 m
Whitetail and Blue Bird Loop is a 2.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Bloomington, Indiana that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activiShow more
#2 - Blue Bird Trail
Paynetown State Recreation Area
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Length: 1.2 mi • Est. 35 m
Blue Bird Trail is a 1.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Bloomington, Indiana that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used forShow more
#3 - Whitetail Trail
Paynetown State Recreation Area
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Length: 1.7 mi • Est. 49 m
Whitetail Trail is a 1.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Bloomington, Indiana that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily uShow more