Brown County Hiking Trails

Brown County State Park
(812) 988-6406 Park Office
The Brown County State Park offers 10 trails ranging in length and difficulty plus a short easy winding trail on flat terrain.

Trail 1
Trail 2
Trail 3
Trail 4
Trail 5
Trail 6
Trail 7
Trail 8
Trail 9
Trail 10
Easy
Moderate
Moderate
Moderate
Rugged
Moderate
Moderate
Moderate
Moderate
Moderate
.9 mile
2 miles
1.25 miles
1.25 miles
.75 mile
1.75 miles
1.75 miles
3 miles
3 miles
2.2 miles

 

Yellowwood State Forest
(812) 988-7946 Forest Office
Yellowwood State Forest offers 5 trails

High King Hill Trail
Jackson Creek Trail
Lake Trail
Resource Management Trail
Scarce O'Fat Trail

.3 mile
1.3 miles
4.5 miles
1.3 miles
47 miles

 

T.C. Steele State Historical Site
(812) 988-2785
211 acres with original buildings, furnishings, paintings, partially restored gardens and five hiking trails. Maps are available at the T.C. Steele State Historic Site.

Inspiration Ridge Trail
Peckerwood Trail
Trail of Silences
Whippoorwhill Haunt Trail
Wildflower Trail

Easy
Moderately Difficult
Moderate
Moderately Difficult
Moderate

.25 mile
.75 mile
.5 mile
.75 mile
.5 mile

 

Trail Headquarters Bear Wallow
(812) 988-2636
3980 N. Bear Wallow Hill Road
Nashville, Indiana 47448
Trail headquarters offers several trails on a pre-registration basis only. Caters to groups, including Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts. Call or write for more information.

American Heritage Trail
Flags of the Nation Trail
Yellowwood Trail

Ten O'Clock Line Trail

12.1 Miles
13 miles
11.5 miles
Or 20.2 miles
16 miles

6 hours
6 hours
6 hours
9 hours
8 hours

 

Hoosier National Forest
(812) 275-5987
200,000 acres

Brown County D
Nebo Ridge
Ogala

2.1 miles
8.6 miles
6.0 miles