Lafayette Parks and Recreation maintains over 6 miles of paved (and many more unpaved) trails within the city. Our trails are open to everyone and can be used for many activities including walking, running, biking, rollerblading and cross-country skiing. Horseback riding and motorized vehicles are not permitted on the trails. Please keep all pets leashed.
The following are trails found within our existing parks:
1.10 miles around park, 1 mile of internal pathways
Paved asphalt and sidewalk
1 mile (both loops)
Gravel and Mulch
North 9th Street Trailhead Park
1/2 mile loop
The following are trails found outside of park property:
0.76 miles - connects Greenbush Street to Creasy Lane
1.12 miles - connects Beck Lane to S. 18th Street along Norfolk & Western Railroad
Wabash Heritage Trail
2.3 miles - from Sagamore Parkway to the John T. Meyers Pedestrian Bridge
Mostly asphalt, some dirt sections
*There are also unmarked trails mowed into the prairie grass at McAllister Park. The distance of these trails is unknown and the surface is grass.