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Best trails in Fort Custer Recreation Area

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Explore the most popular trails in Fort Custer 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.
Description

Located between Battle Creek and Kalamazoo, Fort Custer features three lakes, a river, second growth forests, prairie restoration, three lakes, the Kalamazoo River an excellent trail system used by hikers, horse riders and mountain bikers.

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Map of trails in Fort Custer Recreation Area
Park information
Acreage:
3033 acres
Contact
(269) 731-4200
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Top trails (4)
#1 - Fort Custer Recreation Area
Fort Custer Recreation Area
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Length: 7.1 mi • Est. 3 h 2 m
Fort Custer Recreation Area is a 7.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Augusta, Michigan and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, horses, and mountaiShow more
#2 - Fort Custer Green Trail
Fort Custer Recreation Area
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Length: 6.5 mi • Est. 2 h 50 m
Fort Custer Green Trail is a 6.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Augusta, Michigan that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity optioShow more
#3 - Jackson Hole, Whitford, and Lawler Lakes Loop
Fort Custer Recreation Area
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Length: 3.3 mi • Est. 1 h 25 m
Jackson Hole, Whitford, and Lawler Lakes Loop is a 3.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Augusta, Michigan that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a nuShow more
#4 - Red and Yellow Trails Loop
Fort Custer Recreation Area
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Length: 4.8 mi • Est. 2 h 2 m
Red and Yellow Trails Loop is a 4.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Augusta, Michigan that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity opShow more