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Best trails in Ironwood

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Looking for a great trail near Ironwood, Michigan? AllTrails has 11 great hiking trails, walking trails, forest 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. If you're looking for the best trails around Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park or Copper Falls State Park, we've got you covered. You'll also find some great local park options, like Iron County Forest or Escanaba Lake Hemlocks State Natural Area. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 8 easy trails in Ironwood ranging from 1.3 to 3.2 miles and from 633 to 1,630 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in Ironwood
Top trails (11)
#1 - Presque Isle Falls Loop
Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 37 m
Presque Isle Falls Loop is a 1.3 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Ironwood, Michigan that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity optShow more
#2 - Black River Waterfalls
Ottawa National Forest
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Length: 0.4 mi • Est. 14 m
Black River Waterfalls is a 0.4 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Ironwood, Michigan that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hikingShow more
#3 - Black River to Rainbow Falls
Ottawa National Forest
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 39 m
Black River to Rainbow Falls is a 1.3 mile out and back trail located near Ironwood, Michigan that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walkinShow more
#4 - Potawatomi Falls and Gorge Falls Loop
Ottawa National Forest
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Length: 0.5 mi • Est. 14 m
Potawatomi Falls and Gorge Falls Loop is a 0.5 mile loop trail located near Ironwood, Michigan that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walkiShow more
#5 - Sandstone Falls Trail
Ottawa National Forest
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Length: 0.3 mi • Est. 12 m
Sandstone Falls Trail is a 0.3 mile out and back trail located near Ironwood, Michigan that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, and Show more
#6 - Great Conglomerate Falls to Gorge Falls
Ottawa National Forest
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Length: 1.3 mi • Est. 35 m
Great Conglomerate Falls to Gorge Falls is a 1.3 mile point-to-point trail located near Ironwood, Michigan that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hShow more
#7 - North Country Trail, Algonquin Falls and Great Conglomerate
Ottawa National Forest
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Length: 6.3 mi • Est. 2 h 32 m
This is a 6mi hike along the Black River in a National forest near Lake Superior. The trail is well marked and well maintained. Most of the hike is in a forest with a high canopy and along the river wShow more
#8 - Copper Peak Trail
Ironwood, Michigan
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Length: 1.7 mi • Est. 55 m
Copper Peak Trail is a 1.7 mile out and back trail located near Ironwood, Michigan that offers the chance to see wildlife and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walkShow more
#9 - Red Devil and Upper Ridge Trails
Ironwood, Michigan
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Length: 1.5 mi • Est. 38 m
Red Devil and Upper Ridge Trails is a 1.5 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Ironwood, Michigan that offers scenic views and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for Show more
#10 - Memory Lane, Bachelor's Loop, Meadow Ridge and Bard's Bump Trail
ABR Ski Trail System
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Length: 11.4 mi
This is ONLY a cross country ski trail. No hiking.Show more
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