Trails in Indiana

Owen-Putnam State Forest

County: 
Owen
City: 
Spencer

Descriptions: 

 

TRAILS

Hiking Trails
Hiking is available on the forest access trails and bridle trails throughout the forest property. Hikers and horseback riders are advised to wear hunter orange or other bright clothing while on trails during hunting season.

Poplar Top-1.5 miles, self-guiding

Horse Trails
All horses brought, driven or ridden onto Owen-Putnam State Forest must have either a valid daily or annual horse use tag.

Pleasant Grove-1.8 miles around Horse Campground, passes by an old cemetery.
Sandstone Bluff-1.7 miles around Horse Campground, passes by a 50' sandstone bluff & waterfall.
Bridle Loop-10 miles from Horse Campground to Rattlesnake Campground and back.

Mountain Bike Trails
Owen-Putnam State Forest offers 6 miles of mountain bike trails. Mountain bikes are only permitted on those designated trails. View our publications page for further details and a trail map.

INFO
Type of Trail: 
Park
Surface: 
Natural