Due to recent high water and flooding, sections of the trail may be closed. An alternative route is available using St Clair River Drive/M-29, but please note there are no designated bicycle facilities on the alternative route.

Overview: Out-and-back, family-friendly trail, connecting the City of Algonac to Algonac State Park

Time: 25 minutes

Distance: 5-miles out-and-back

Level: Easy

Trail Surface: Asphalt/Concrete

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For seasonal amenities in Algonac State Park please visit the DNR Website

The entire bike ride consists of OFF-ROAD TRAILS and LOCAL ROAD ROUTES


  • Family-friendly rail-trail through marsh and woodland area
  • Camping available at Algonac State Park
  • Opportunity to visit the City of Algonac and enjoy the waterfront park, dining, shopping and museums
  • Ice Cream just a few blocks off trail in Algonac – take Michigan Ave 1/2 mile south to Smith St and turn left, make a right at St Clair River Dr/M-29 and the Dairy Queen will be on your left
  • Visit the Algonac Trail Town Page to learn more.

Parking and Trail Access

Algonac Lions Field Park – 1833 Michigan St, Algonac, MI 48001
Access to the parking lot is near the corner of Michigan Street and Dixie Blvd, one block west of M-29. Access the trail by following the Michigan Ave north, about 1/2 a mile where it dead-ends into a shared use pathway. Amenities include drinking fountain, bike repair station and restrooms.

Alternatively, trail parking is available at Algonac State Park but a recreation passport is required for entry. Click here for more details.

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