Green Lake Hiking Trails

Love the outdoors? Well we’ve got plenty!

When you come to Green Lake, there really is not much you can’t do, and having a great time outdoors is definitely on the list of what you can do. The best way to enjoy the outdoors is to spend some time exploring all the beautiful trails!

The following are the best trails around Green Lake for a morning or afternoon of hiking fun.


Daycholah Lookout

Located at 361 Lake Street (the corner of Lake Street & Illinois Avenue).
From this vantage point you’ll see native plantings, a meandering path, memorial benches and stunning lake views.

Dawson Prairie

Dawson Prairie encompasses 54 acres of restored land. Mowed trails wind through over 100 species of native grasses and wildflowers, blooming late spring through September. Abundant wildlife including deer, birds and butterflies inhabit the prairie.

Hammer’s Trail

A .6 mile public trail located within the Assembly Creek and Springs conservancy property built in memory of Brian Hamming. Walk the trail and enjoy its beautiful surroundings as your time permits.

Winnebago Trail Reserve

A beautiful, steep shoreline trail travels along the West end of the lake.  Once used by the Winnebago Indians, stroll down this historic lakeside path.

Snake Creek Wetlands Trail

Located off St. Marie Road & Swamp Road between Princeton Road and Co Hwy J. 
Take a leisurely walk through a rare and breathtaking habitat. Trail head stands are located at both entrances. Further information and a map are available at the Chamber Office.

Zobel Park

Located one mile north on Hwy 49. 
Enjoy a luxurious hiking experience by walking the mowed trails winding throughout these dramatic woods.

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