Fall Creek Trail

MODERATE 143 reviews

Fall Creek Trail is a 2.6 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Indianapolis, Indiana that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and trail running and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
2.6 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
134 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

kid friendly

hiking

trail running

walking

forest

lake

river

views

wild flowers

muddy

snow

21 days ago

Loved it! Very kid friendly!

hiking
3 months ago

Super easy trail though most is near the creek so flooding can be a big problem depending on the time of year. Be prepared for it to be closed or very muddy. Other than that, very easy, wide, flat trail.

3 months ago

The trail is totally flooded today. Come prepared for a nice walk on the road. Wait till the waters recede and I’ll give it 5 stars !

hiking
4 months ago

Really nice trail! Loved it! Well marked, well traveled. Two spots, very small area, where ice was still present. Ground was frozen so it was not muddy.

hiking
5 months ago

Fun trail yesterday that is still snow packed. Not too strenuous and there are stairs near the Creek to cut down on erosion. Great place to bring the dog. Took about an hour on the full snow pack just because there were some icy spots. I expect it will be muddy once it melts. Ample parking and not crowded at all.

hiking
5 months ago

trail running
8 months ago

A fun mix of trails at Fort Harrison State Park. This nice Oct morning had good weather, well kept trails and about a dozen deer, including 2 bucks! The less traveled route is my favorite - narrow, sharp turns and a few small inclines.

hiking
9 months ago

A really nice and well maintained trail.

hiking
11 months ago

The map shown here is not quite Fall Creek, it starts out at Fall Creek and loops onto Camp Creek Trail, looking at the map from the park here: https://www.in.gov/dnr/parklake/files/ftharrison_trail.pdf
This is a nice, easy trail that follows the water, you can see the disc golf course across the creek, and can actually walk across if the water is low. There are many side trails that are unmarked. Great for an easy hike.

Monday, April 03, 2017

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hiking
Wednesday, January 18, 2017

I love this trail!

hiking
Sunday, November 13, 2016

It is our favorite trail. We also try to grill out at one of the outdoor grills and picnic tables. We bring our dog Dash with us, and take a couple different routes every time. Beautiful!

hiking
Thursday, November 03, 2016

good hike with the dog. Easy lotz to see not very busy on a weekday

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Nothing unique about the trail, but plenty of people were there. Great for dogs to get to swim and socialize since they also have a dog park

hiking
Saturday, October 15, 2016

Our favorite trail. Beautiful through all seasons.

Sunday, September 11, 2016

Just a heads up $7 to get in to the park to get to the trails

hiking
Tuesday, July 12, 2016

Very nice quiet trail.

Sunday, June 19, 2016

I hike this almost weekly. Well maintained and clearly marked.

Thursday, May 19, 2016

nice walk in the woods

hiking
Sunday, May 15, 2016

A great hike at Fort Benjamin that makes you forget you're still in the city.

hiking
Saturday, April 23, 2016

I like hiking at Ft. Ben because it has paved and unpaved trails- which means you can go for a walk in pretty much any weather. The hills are fairly moderate- not too crazy but steep enough to keep things interesting. Good for biking, hiking, fishing, and picnicking!

Wednesday, March 23, 2016

Easy walk close to the city

hiking
Sunday, March 20, 2016

Our favorite place this year. Hike with dash.

hiking
Sunday, February 28, 2016

First family hike AWESOME, a little muddy, wear your boots. Great day.

hiking
Monday, October 26, 2015

Took my first hike in years this past weekend. We chose this trail because it's close to home. Great atmosphere! Nice clear paths. I took time to climb a few of the steep hills along the way. Trail is also parallel to the water. Great views. We went early morning so not much traffic on the trails. Can't wait to go again

Friday, October 16, 2015

why is there a picture of the wood banked turn from Town Run Trail Park in here??

trail running
Thursday, June 04, 2015

Had a blast on National run day.

hiking
Monday, May 25, 2015

We hiked the Fall Creek Trail past Duke pond and back on Camp Creek Trail. There was a moderate crowd, and a sunny day. The trail is well marked and can support a moderate level of traffic. Nice views of fall creek from some wooden observation platforms. This is a good hiking trail and better for hiking than the Lawrence Creek trail. I think it is the best hiking trail in Fort Harrison State Park.

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Very trail

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