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Loved it, but it is a little bit of a rough trek

This is a beautiful trail with great views but at the same time, some of it is very narrow, rocky... read more

Reviewed 29 October 2018
Diedre C
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Lawrence
Interesting rocks and views

The difficult rating on this trail is probably footing, because it wasn't physically challenging... read more

Reviewed 23 October 2018
Catherine C
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East Lansing, Michigan
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Reviewed 29 October 2018

This is a beautiful trail with great views but at the same time, some of it is very narrow, rocky and even slippery. Be careful if you have bad knees or ankles. I did it in hiking sandals but wish I'd had on even sturdier...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Diedre C
Reviewed 23 October 2018

The difficult rating on this trail is probably footing, because it wasn't physically challenging. If camping at South Nicolet, you can reach the loop via very easy trail from the campground. You can also access scenic overlooks via the road. The trail gets you below...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Catherine C
Reviewed 10 September 2018

It had been raining, so I wasn't sure how this would go, but WOW just WOW! I loved this trail! The trail level said "difficult" and I disagree. I had surgery less than 3 weeks before doing this trail (was told to wait a good...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 977karia
Reviewed 2 July 2018

Signs leading to either end of the Eagle Trail warn that this is a difficult trail, mainly because you are hiking down a 200-foot limestone cliff. There are no railings here. Most other trails in Peninsula State Park are easy to manage on foot or...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank douglasl739
Reviewed 12 June 2018

This hike is classified as "Difficult" but me, my husband and my 7-yr old son rated more on the moderate side. It says it is a 2 mile loop. We started in the woods and ended on the cliff side. Highly recommended! If we did...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Anika M
Reviewed 8 December 2017

I enjoy hiking in southern Wisconsin on a regular basis, and this was one tough trail! Lots of rocks that are slippery and uneven ground. Grab a walking stick and bug spray. The challenge is worth the view along the lake and rocks.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank JJ B
Reviewed 2 November 2017

My husband and I are avid hikers and hiked this trail in late July. It is a moderate trail with great views and picturesque caves! It is well worth the hike if you are up for a few challenges along the way. On our hike...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank 729chelseam
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

It's it a moderate to difficult trail, but if you like hiking and have some experience - you will love this trail. The rock formations are beautiful. It also connects to other scenic and fun trails (Minnehaha and Lone Pine). It is within Peninsula State...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed 8 October 2017

Best hiking trail in Door County! Rocks and tree roots to step over but the view over the bay is breathtaking! A must hike if you enjoy the outdoors. Stop and skip some rocks in the bay and enjoy the quiet view.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Beth P
Reviewed 4 October 2017

Eagle Trail provides hiking challenge, good exercise, and beautiful forest, cliffs, and lake scenery. Have hiking shoes and be a somewhat experienced hiker. The trail is littered with rocks and tree roots. The lower portion can also be wet and slippery but the effort is...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Gary m
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kpiefer
5 August 2017|
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Response from val0rih | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely! Have fun!
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loveallpuppies
22 July 2015|
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Response from annealone | Reviewed this property |
I have not seen or heard about nesting Eagles there and the caves do not look very large. 920-868-3258 is the peninsula Park ranger station and they have always been helpful with answers.
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