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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: No
      AKA: Outback Trail
      Calumet East 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 Status
      Closed as of Oct 18, 2020
      Local Trail Association

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      Trails (view details)
      26
      Trails Mountain Bike
      26
      Trails Hike
      25
      Trails Trail Running
      25
      Total Distance
      11 miles
      Total Descent
      659 ft
      Total Vertical
      37 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      639 ft
      Reports
      1,246
      Photos
      11
      Ridden Counter
      1,743

      Recent Ridelog Activity in Region

      Today
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Yesterday
      • 0 rides
      • 0 ft avg distance
      Past Week
      • 1 rides
      • 8 miles avg distance

      Photos of Outback Trail at Imagination Glen Mountain Bike

      report
      1 |
      Oct 9, 2020 @ 2:13pm
      Oct 9, 2020
      2 |
      Oct 1, 2020 @ 10:47am
      Oct 1, 2020
      report
      trail: Far Creek Run
      35 |
      Jul 19, 2020 @ 7:55pm
      Jul 19, 2020

      Videos of Outback Trail at Imagination Glen Mountain Bike

      Me n Marko on Heaven N Hell (4c)
      trail: Zig Zag
      0:15 | 194 | Jan 13, 2011
      Midwest Mountain Bike Trails: Imagining Myself...
      8:51 | 172 | Mar 27, 2020 , Portage

      Current Trail Warnings

      Recent Trail Reports

      Activity Feed

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      user #1555331ArmuiraddreportTrailer Run and 23 more
      Oct 18, 2020 @ 11:17am
      Oct 18, 2020
      user #1555331ArmuiraddreportRich's Revenge
      Oct 9, 2020 @ 2:13pm
      Oct 9, 2020
      user #1555331ArmuiraddreportAccess Trail and 29 more
      Oct 9, 2020 @ 8:49am
      Oct 9, 2020
      user #1555331ArmuiraddtrailHinterland Connector
      Oct 9, 2020 @ 7:38am
      Oct 9, 2020
      user #2279378DaddydoomMTBaddphoto in My City
      Oct 1, 2020 @ 10:47am
      Oct 1, 2020

      Recent Comments

      usernametypetitlecommentdate
      user #2266411001020reportThe BasementI agree!!
      Jul 6, 2020 @ 10:35pm
      Jul 6, 2020
      user #2266411001020reportThe BasementI think in general That some of these trails...
      Jul 2, 2020 @ 10:00pm
      Jul 2, 2020
      user #2266411001020reportLog JamTree fell down on trail
      Jul 2, 2020 @ 12:10pm
      Jul 2, 2020
      user #2081750Boggey49reportNear Creek RunMost of it is pretty ideal but towards the end...
      Apr 6, 2020 @ 2:50pm
      Apr 6, 2020
      user #1555331ArmuirtrailRoller CoasterEdit made. Thank you!
      Aug 23, 2019 @ 10:21pm
      Aug 23, 2019

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