Ice Age Trail: Pike Lake is a 3.3 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near Slinger, Wisconsin that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from April until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail.
Follow the Ice Age Trail through the Pike Lake Unit and enjoy views from the second highest point in SE Wisconsin. The Ice Age Trail travels through the Kettle Moraine State Forest-Pike Lake Unit, which offers a spectacular viewpoint from a 60 foot tower atop the second highest point in SE Wisconsin-Powder Hill. This complete and detailed route covers the Pike Lake segment of the Ice Age Trail and all it's access points, trailheads, parking, connecting trails, communities, parks, preserves, and facilities. The Ice Age Trail is a thousand-mile footpath highlighting the remnants left behind by glaciers during the last ice age over 12,000 years ago. Designated as a National Scenic Trail, the Ice Age trail follows the terminal moraine of the last glaciation throughout Wisconsin providing some of the world's best examples of glacial formations such as kettles, moraines, and drumlins.