Colwell Lake Hiking Trail

Area Status: Open

This 2 mile long loop trail meanders along the edge of Colwell Lake and is surfaced to be fully accessible to people with mobility impairments. The trial is particularly stunning in the fall, and also is popular in the winter as a snowshoe trial.

At a Glance

Current Conditions: This trail is not groomed in winter.
Open Season: January - December
Closest Towns: Shingleton

General Information


Hikers can access the trail either from the Colwell Lake Campground or from a trailhead located on M-94 approximately 30 miles north of Manistique or 9.8 miles south of Shingleton.

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Day Hiking

2 miles hiking trail

XC Skiing/Snowshoeing

2 miles hiking and snowshoe trail

Difficulty Level: Easy

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