Paint Creek Trail

Michigan's Paint Creek Trail


Michigan's Paint Creek Trail

The Paint Creek Trail is a former railroad line that has been converted to an all purpose non-motorized trail. It has an all-weather surface and is ideal for year-round activity in Michigan.

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From the City of Rochester north through the City of Rochester Hills, Oakland Township, Orion Township, and the Village of Lake Orion, the Paint Creek Trail follows the Paint Creek as it meanders through fields, prairies, woodlands, and marshlands. Approximately 8.9 miles long, the trail is built on the gentle grade of the former Penn Central railroad bed. The trail's 8-ft. wide, all-weather limestone surface makes it ideal for year-round activity. It's a place for non-motorized travel, a place to enjoy a quiet look at nature and scenic open space. Open 6 am - 10 pm (year round). Request a free brochure/map by contacting the Paint Creek Trail office.

Paint Creek Trail Web Site

Contact Information

Address

4480 Orion Road

Rochester, MI 48306

Driving Directions

Phone: (248) 651-9260

Fax: (248) 601-0106

Email:

Location of Paint Creek Trail

Map of Michigan

Rochester Weather

Now
CLOUDY
69°F
CLOUDY, humidity 86%, barometer 30.03,
wind 0 mph CLM
Friday
Couple of thunderstorms
81°F | 66°F
Couple of thunderstorms
Saturday
Variable clouds, a couple of t-storms
81°F | 62°F
Variable clouds, a couple of t-storms
Sunday
Some sun with a thunderstorm in the area
81°F | 66°F
Some sun with a thunderstorm in the area
Monday
Periods of sun with a t-storm; humid
82°F | 69°F
Periods of sun with a t-storm; humid
Tuesday
Warm and humid with clouds and sun
85°F | 68°F
Warm and humid with clouds and sun

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