Kent County Parks
Kent County Parks

Online Resources

Maps and Information for Trails throughout West Michigan

trail familyYou can find plenty of information about local and regional trails from a variety of different online sources. In some cases, these sites have better maps and more information than the organizations that manage the trails. Also, these websites cover trails managed by all agencies, so you get the whole picture all at once. Some have printable pdf maps, GPS data and user reviews.
The websites listed below are some of the better ones we've found. If you have more you think we should add, please send us an e-mail or drop a note on our facebook page.
Helpful online sources for trail maps and information
Website Description
Eye on Michigan: Trials Good resource that's easy to navigate for trails and other info.
Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition Nonprofit promoting safe bicycling in the Grand Rapids area. You'll find a very detailed map showing bike trails and all the roadside bike lanes throughout the city.
MDOT Road and Trail Bicycling Maps A series of detailed maps of bike routes covering all regions of Michigan.  Great for planning routes linking multiple trails.
Michigan Trails Annual publication that's an excellent resource for trails in Michigan. Detailed trail maps and descriptions in printable pdf formats.
Michigan Trails and Greenways Alliance Nonprofit supporting trail development and promotion throughout Michigan. They provide a statewide trail map and directory.
Pure Michigan Statewide resource that provides basic information and links for all types of trails.
TrailLink National source for trail info, including maps, descriptions, GPS data and reviews. You'll need an account to access some info.
West Michigan Trails and Greenways Coalition Nonprofit supporting trails in west Michigan. Website includes helpful links for maps and information on area trails.