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      Ten miles of varied trail type that snakes along the Salt Creek and through the low hills that surround it. Beginner to advanced sections for all skill levels. Easily accessible from I80, I90, and I94, and not far from I65.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      eBikes Allowed: Yes
      AKA: Outback Trail
      Land Status: Municipal Park
      Parking google parking directions
      Access Info:
      Trail head is at 41.587644,-87.140325, in Imagination Glen park. The park entrance is at Portage Ave and McCool Rd in Portage, Indiana.
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      Region Details
      • 2
      • 5
      • 12
      • 5

      Region Status
      Caution as of Jun 12, 2024
      Local Trail Association

      Stats

      Avg Trail Rating
      Trails (view details)
      24
      Trails Mountain Bike
      24
      Trails E-Bike
      24
      Trails Hike
      23
      Trails Trail Running
      23
      Total Distance
      12 miles
      Total Descent
      553 ft
      Total Vertical
      40 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      643 ft
      Reports
      1,633
      Photos
      16
      Ridden Counter
      4,160

      Photos of Outback Trail at Imagination Glen Mountain Bike

      24 |
      Jul 1, 2023 @ 10:10am
      Jul 1, 2023
      19 |
      Jul 1, 2023 @ 10:10am
      Jul 1, 2023
      295 |
      Dec 14, 2021 @ 4:38am
      Dec 14, 2021
      101 |
      Aug 31, 2021 @ 6:04am
      Aug 31, 2021
      128 |
      Aug 31, 2021 @ 6:04am
      Aug 31, 2021
      report
      117 |
      Oct 9, 2020 @ 2:13pm
      Oct 9, 2020
      83 |
      Oct 1, 2020 @ 10:47am
      Oct 1, 2020

      Videos of Outback Trail at Imagination Glen Mountain Bike

      Me n Marko on Heaven N Hell (4c)
      trail: Zig Zag
      0:15 | 229 | Jan 13, 2011
      youtuber Midwest Mountain Bike Trails: Imagining Myself...

      8:51 | 511 | Mar 27, 2020

      Recent Trail Reports

      statustraildateconditioninfouser
      Hinterland Connector
      Jan 7, 2024 @ 2:05am
      Jan 7, 2024
      Freeze/thaw CycleE-Bike Be aware of freeze thaw. Trails have...crcdude
      Broken Arrow
      Jan 7, 2024 @ 2:05am
      Jan 7, 2024
      Freeze/thaw CycleE-Bike Be aware of freeze thaw. Trails have...crcdude
      Bobal Ridge
      Jan 7, 2024 @ 2:05am
      Jan 7, 2024
      Freeze/thaw CycleE-Bike Be aware of freeze thaw. Trails have...crcdude
      Speedy Ridge
      Jan 7, 2024 @ 2:05am
      Jan 7, 2024
      Freeze/thaw CycleE-Bike Be aware of freeze thaw. Trails have...crcdude
      Rich's Revenge
      Jan 7, 2024 @ 2:05am
      Jan 7, 2024
      Freeze/thaw CycleE-Bike Be aware of freeze thaw. Trails have...crcdude
      Upper Pipeline
      Jan 7, 2024 @ 2:05am
      Jan 7, 2024
      Freeze/thaw CycleE-Bike Be aware of freeze thaw. Trails have...crcdude
      Log Jam
      Jan 7, 2024 @ 2:05am
      Jan 7, 2024
      Freeze/thaw CycleE-Bike Be aware of freeze thaw. Trails have...crcdude
      Trailer Run
      Jan 7, 2024 @ 2:05am
      Jan 7, 2024
      Freeze/thaw CycleE-Bike Be aware of freeze thaw. Trails have...crcdude
      The Balcony
      Jan 7, 2024 @ 2:05am
      Jan 7, 2024
      Freeze/thaw CycleE-Bike Be aware of freeze thaw. Trails have...crcdude
      Far Creek Run
      Jan 7, 2024 @ 2:05am
      Jan 7, 2024
      Freeze/thaw CycleE-Bike Be aware of freeze thaw. Trails have...crcdude

      Activity Feed

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      green266wishlistrouteactivity #52080908
      May 4, 2024 @ 7:44am
      May 4, 2024
      green266wishlistrouteactivity #51883556
      Apr 30, 2024 @ 5:34am
      Apr 30, 2024
      bigdog19wishlistrouteactivity #51883123
      Apr 30, 2024 @ 5:21am
      Apr 30, 2024
      NickB238riddentrailactivity #51128857
      Apr 13, 2024 @ 12:11pm
      Apr 13, 2024
      Gelmowishlistrouteactivity #46314838 and 1 more
      Nov 14, 2023 @ 10:18pm
      Nov 14, 2023

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      alplazatrailTrailer RunNeeds maintenance.
      Sep 1, 2023 @ 4:14am
      Sep 1, 2023
      alplazatrailThe BalconyClimb needs maintenance.
      Sep 1, 2023 @ 4:13am
      Sep 1, 2023
      alplazatrailPenninsulaReally tight areas.
      Sep 1, 2023 @ 4:12am
      Sep 1, 2023
      GreatdanertrailNear Creek RunNice and dry today. One down tree but still...
      Jul 11, 2022 @ 4:13pm
      Jul 11, 2022
      SideshowfirereportThe BasementTree across the trail at the exit on the hill...
      Dec 26, 2020 @ 6:37pm
      Dec 26, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      namedistance
      Indiana Dunes National Park 23.2 km
      Creekside Trails 20 12 77.9 km
      Valparaiso Pathways 158.3 km
      Bluhm County Park 3 311.9 km
      Soldiers Memorial Park 5 8 720.2 km

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      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike2412 miles554 ft3 miles39 ft
      #1,478#801161,63241,155
      E-Bike2412 miles554 ft3 miles39 ft
      #536#1858212112
      Hike2311 miles512 ft3 miles39 ft
      #1,160#7351,628214
      Trail Running2311 miles512 ft3 miles39 ft
      #1,163#7301,628113
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