Oak Savannah Trail

Getting There
Trailhead Parking Lots
East Trailhead: 4 North Hobart Rd, Hobart, IN 46342.
West Trailhead: 301 South Colfax Street, Griffith, IN 46319.

GPS Coordinates
East Trailhead: 41.536741, -87.239896 (Decimal Degrees).
West Trailhead:
41.516732, -87.394026 (Decimal Degrees).

Need to Know
Hours & Information

  • Open daily from sunrise to 30 minutes past sunset.
  • Free (no access fee).
  • Bikes are allowed.
  • Motorized vehicles are not allowed.
  • Pets are permitted on a leash (6' or shorter).
  • Trail is wheelchair accessible.
  • Trail surface is paved.
  • The parking lot at the east trailhead has ample parking spaces.
  • There are no restrooms or potable water source at the east trailhead.
  • The parking lot at the west trailhead has ample parking spaces.
  • There are restrooms and potable water source at the west trailhead.
  • The west trailhead is located at Oak Ridge Prairie County Park in Griffith, IN.
Safety
  • Stay on the trail to protect the wildlife and yourself.
  • Always wear a helmet when riding a bike.
 


Trail Information
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Oak Savannah Trail
8.9 miles one-way, 63 feet of elevation gain, 0% average grade, 1% maximum grade.
Average biking time: 1 hour.

This rail trail links several cities and other rail trails together. The western trailhead is at the Oak Ridge Prairie County Park in Griffith. The trail crosses over Lake George on its way into Hobart. The eastern trailhead parking lot of the Oak Savannah Trail is the western trailhead parking lot of the Prairie Duneland Trail, which runs all the way to Porter / Chesterton.





Last updated: May 19, 2016

Contact the Park

Mailing Address:

1100 North Mineral Springs Road
Porter, IN 46304

Phone:

(219) 395-1882
Indiana Dunes Visitor Center phone number.

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