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Best trails in Yellowwood State Forest

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Looking for a great trail in Yellowwood State Forest, Indiana? AllTrails has 5 great hiking trails, forest trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Ready for some activity? There are 3 moderate trails in Yellowwood State Forest ranging from 4.8 to 10.5 miles and from 567 to 885 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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#1 - Yellowwood Lake Trail
Yellowwood State Forest
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Length: 4.4 mi • Est. 2 h 1 m
This trail loops completely around Yellowwood Lake. The trail uses several segment of other marked trails so caution to follow the right trail is needed. The path also requires you to navigate a shallShow more
#2 - Scarce O'Fat Trail
Yellowwood State Forest
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Length: 4.8 mi • Est. 2 h 18 m
Scarce O'Fat Trail is a 4.8 mile heavily trafficked loop trail located near Nashville, Indiana that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and running and is Show more
#3 - Jackson Creek Trail
Yellowwood State Forest
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Length: 1.5 mi • Est. 39 m
Self-guiding interpretive trail. Traverses a variety of terrain and forest types. Trail begins 3/4 mile north of the Forest Office. This is a small loop trail off of the Lake Trail at the northern tipShow more
#4 - Tecumseh Trail: Yellowwood Lake to Crooked Creek Road
Yellowwood State Forest
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Length: 10.5 mi • Est. 4 h 53 m
Tecumseh Trail: Yellowwood Lake to Crooked Creek Road is a 10.5 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Nashville, Indiana that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trailShow more
#5 - Horse Trail SY & Y South Loop
Yellowwood State Forest
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Length: 6.2 mi • Est. 3 h
Horse Trail SY & Y South Loop is a 6.2 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Nashville, Indiana that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of acShow more