Adventures Await in Seven States

Come to the North Country. Trek the hills and valleys. Lakes and streams remain from glaciers 10,000 years before. Here you’ll find clear-flowing water, the red and gold of autumn, a fairyland of snow, wide open prairies, and distant horizons. Historic sites along the way tell the story of how America settled and grew as a nation. From New York to North Dakota, you're never far from adventure.

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Celebrate Our Milestone

North Country Trail celebrates a year after acquiring our first property.

Hiking along the North Country Trail

Hiking the North Country Trail

The North Country National Scenic Trail provides visitors an opportunity to enjoy many rewarding outdoor hiking experiences.

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Trail Partners

The trail continues to grow through the efforts and cooperation of many partner organizations and agencies.

Volunteers along the trail in Michigan


Built and maintained primarily by volunteers, you can help by becoming part of the North Country Trail community.

Trail Safe! Series

Trail Safe! Series

TRAIL SAFE! is a unique safety training program designed specifically for NPS trail volunteers, but is useful to everyone.

Last updated: November 20, 2018

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PO Box 288
Lowell, MI 49331


(616) 319-7906

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