DePauw Nature Trail

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DePauw Nature Trail is a 3.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Greencastle, Indiana that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
3.9 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
154 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

wheelchair friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

road biking

trail running

walking

cross country skiing

forest

lake

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

Outstandingly maintained nature park with over 9 miles of trails. One of the best nature parks in Indiana. Perfectly maintained trails with outstanding views. The university has a full naturalist program that is professional run and with modern facilities. If you enjoy being out in nature you should not miss this park.

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2 months ago

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4 months ago

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5 months ago

Great beautiful views & space to hike along the rim if the rock quarry.

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6 months ago

Thanks Depauw for repurposing a quarry. Nice spot, even saw a wedding there today !

6 months ago

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6 months ago

trail running
9 months ago

High qual

9 months ago

Sunday, September 18, 2016

came here thinking it would be more hiking involved. the place is well taken care of and all the paths are gavel. great place to get you nature walk on.

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Tuesday, September 06, 2016

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Saturday, August 27, 2016

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Tuesday, July 26, 2016

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Sunday, June 05, 2016

very well maintained. Nice place to take non hiking friends as well due to resting points, picnic spots.

Friday, May 27, 2016

Awesome!

Saturday, May 21, 2016

Sunday, May 01, 2016

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Monday, April 25, 2016

Wow! This has to be DePauw's best kept secret! Thank you DePauw for making this gorgeous and well- maintained trail freely accessible to the public!

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Thursday, April 14, 2016

This is a nice, easy set of trails. Great for a nice afternoon walk if you want to get some trail time but don't want to stray too far from civilization.