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
79°F
CLOUDY, humidity 74%, barometer 29.89,
wind 8 mph SSE
Monday
A morning shower, then a strong t-storm
84°F | 68°F
A morning shower, then a strong t-storm
Tuesday
Intervals of clouds and sunshine
80°F | 60°F
Intervals of clouds and sunshine
Wednesday
Partly sunny and beautiful
82°F | 64°F
Partly sunny and beautiful
Thursday
Very warm with partial sunshine
85°F | 71°F
Very warm with partial sunshine
Friday
Mostly cloudy with showers and t-storms
82°F | 58°F
Mostly cloudy with showers and t-storms

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