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Governor Nelson State ParkTrail descriptions

Hiking Cross-country skiing Snowshoeing Morningside trail

This 2.4-mile trail loops through restored prairies in the northern portion of the park. In winter it is a multi-use trail open to skiers and snowshoers and to pets on a leash.

Hiking Cross-country skiing Oak Savanna trail

This 1.8-mile trail begins near the park office and travels through prairie and savanna to the scenic overlook.

Hiking Cross-country skiing Redtail Hawk trail

This 1-mile trail is in the middle of the park and connects to the Oak Savanna and Woodland trails.

Hiking Cross-country skiing Woodland trail

This 1-mile trail is in the southern portion, forested portion of the park. A 358-foot panther effigy mound and several conical mounds are near the Woodland trail.

Last revised: Friday October 17 2014