A Thru-Hike of The North Country Trail                                 -Strider-


Listed here is the estimated date of arrival at various points along the trail. This itinerary is based on a 25 mile day schedule and does not include days off, which will be taken as needed. This itinerary should be referenced with recent journal entries to determine accuracy.

Date Location


27-Mar Lake Sakakawea State Park
28-Mar Audobon National Wildlife Refuge
29-Mar McCluskey Canal - South of Turtle Lake
30-Mar McCluskey Canal - South of McCluskey
31-Mar McCluskey Canal - West of Coal Mine Lake
1-Apr Lonetree Wildlife Management Area
2-Apr New Rockford Canal
3-Apr New Rockford Canal
4-Apr Roadwalk - West of McHenry
5-Apr Binford
6-Apr Cooperstown
7-Apr Lake Ashtabula
8-Apr Valley City
9-Apr Clausen Springs State Game Management Area
10-Apr Fort Ransom State Park
11-Apr Lisbon
12-Apr Sheyenne National Grassland
13-Apr NDSU Ekre Grassland Preserve
14-Apr Fort Abercrombie State Park


15-Apr Rothsay
16-Apr Maplewood State Park
17-Apr Frazee
18-Apr Tamarac National Wildlife Refuge
19-Apr White Earth State Forest
20-Apr Itasca State Park
21-Apr Paul Bunyan State Forest
22-Apr Chippewa National Forest - West of MN 371
23-Apr Chippewa National Forest - East of MN 371
24-Apr Chippewa National Forest - East of MN 84
25-Apr Chippewa National Forest - MN 6
26-Apr Grand Rapids
27-Apr Mesabi Trail (MT) - Hibbing
28-Apr MT - East of Chisholm
29-Apr MT - Giant's Ridge Resort
30-Apr MT - Soudan 
May 1st Ely
2-May Kekekabic Trail (KT)
3-May KT - 
4-May Border Route Trail (BRT) - Magnetic Rock
5-May BRT - West of Clearwater Lake
6-May BRT - Pigeon River
7-May Superior Hiking Trail (SHT) - Rosebush Ridge
8-May SHT - Judge C.R. Magney State Park
9-May SHT - Devil's Track River
10-May SHT - Lutsen Ski Area
11-May SHT - Temperance River State Park
12-May SHT - George Crosby Manitou State Park
13-May SHT - Tettegouche State Park
14-May SHT - Split Rock River
15-May SHT - Encampment River
16-May SHT - Lake County Demonstration Forest
17-May SHT - Hartley Nature Center
18-May SHT - Canal Park, Duluth
19-May Jay Cooke State Park


20-May Roadwalk - South of Pattison State Park
21-May St. Croix National Scenic Riverway
22-May Brule River State Forest
23-May Bayfield County Forest
24-May Chequamegon National Forest - Drummond
25-May Chequamegon National Forest - Long Mile Lookout
26-May Copper Falls State Park
27-May Iron County Forest


28-May Ironwood
29-May Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park
30-May Porcupine Mountains Wilderness State Park
31-May Ottawa National Forest - East of MI 64
1-Jun Ottawa National Forest - East of US 45
2-Jun Ottawa National Forest
3-Jun West of US 41
4-Jun Craig Lake State Park
5-Jun Sawyer Lake County Park
6-Jun Big Bay Road North of Marquette
7-Jun Marquette
8-Jun Laughing Whitefish Falls State Park
9-Jun Hiawatha National Forest - West of Munising
10-Jun Munising
11-Jun Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore - Miner's Castle
12-Jun Pictured Rocks National Lakeshore - Grand Sable Dunes
13-Jun Muskallonge Lake State Park
14-Jun Hiawatha National Forest?? - West of Tahquamenon Falls
15-Jun Tahquamenon Falls State Park
16-Jun Hiawatha National Forest?? - MI 28
17-Jun Sault Ste. Marie State Forest Area
18-Jun St. Ignace


19-Jun Wilderness State Park
20-Jun Petoskey State Park
21-Jun Gaylord State Forest Area
22-Jun Mackinaw State Forest
23-Jun Pere Marquette State Forest
24-Jun Kalkaska
25-Jun Manistee River
26-Jun Hodenpyl Dam Pond
27-Jun Manistee National Forest - MI 55
28-Jun Manistee National Forest - Freesoil Road
29-Jun Manistee National Forest - US 10
30-Jun Manistee National Forest - near Whitecloud
1-Jul Manistee National Forest - Croton Dam Pond
2-Jul Rogue River State Game Area
3-Jul Fallasburg County Park
4-Jul Lowell
5-Jul Yankee Springs Recreation Area
6-Jul Roadwalk - North of Gull Lake
7-Jul Battle Creek
8-Jul Albion
9-Jul Jonesville
10-Jul Pittsford State Game Area


11-Jul West Unity
12-Jul Wabash-Cannonball Trail
13-Jul Liberty Center
14-Jul Buckeye Trail (BT) - Independence Dam State Park
15-Jul BT - Ottoville
16-Jul BT - Spencerville
17-Jul BT - Lake Loramie State Park
18-Jul BT - Piqua
19-Jul BT - Taylorsville Metropark
20-Jul BT - Wright Brother Memorial (Wright-Patterson Airforce Base)
21-Jul BT - Yellow Springs
22-Jul BT - Fort Ancient State Memorial
23-Jul BT - Loveland
24-Jul BT - Batavia
25-Jul BT - East Fork State Park
26-Jul Roadwalk - South of Grant Lake Wildlife Area
27-Jul Russelville
28-Jul Red Rock Cincinnati Museum of Natural History Nature Preserve
29-Jul Shawnee State Forest
30-Jul BT - Peebles
31-Jul BT - Serpent Mound State Historic Site
1-Aug BT - Pike State Forest
2-Aug BT - Scioto Trail State Park
3-Aug BT - Tar Hollow State Forest
4-Aug BT - West of Ash Cave
5-Aug BT - Hocking Hills State Park
6-Aug BT - Wayne National Forest - West of New Straightsville
7-Aug BT - Wayne National Forest - West of Burr Oak State Park
8-Aug BT - Wolf Creek Wilderness Area
9-Aug BT - Stockport
10-Aug BT - Roadwalk - North of Whipple
11-Aug BT - Wayne National Forest - OH 26
12-Aug BT - Wayne National Forest - OH 260
13-Aug BT - Roadwalk - East of Caldwell
14-Aug BT - West of Senecaville Lake
15-Aug BT - Salt Fork State Park
16-Aug BT - West of Piedmont Lake
17-Aug BT - Tappan Lake Park
18-Aug BT - Bowerston
19-Aug Zoar
20-Aug Malvern
21-Aug Lisbon
22-Aug Beaver Creek State Park


23-Aug Wampum
24-Aug McConnells Mill State Park
25-Aug State Game Lands 95
26-Aug Roadwalk - West of Clarion
27-Aug State Game Lands 72
28-Aug State Game Lands 24
29-Aug Allegheny National Forest - North of PA 666
30-Aug Allegheny National Forest - West of US 6
31-Aug Allegheny National Forest - Allegheny Reservoir
1-Sep Allegheny National Forest - Allegheny Reservoir


2-Sep Finger Lakes Trail (FLT) - Allegheny State Park
3-Sep FLT - McCarty State Forest
4-Sep FLT - Farmersville State Forest
5-Sep FLT - Swifthill State Forest
6-Sep FLT - Rattlesnake Hill State Wildlife Management Area
7-Sep FLT - Bully Hill State Forest
8-Sep FLT - Burt Hill State Forest
9-Sep FLT - Birdseye Hollow State Forest
10-Sep FLT - Sugar Hill State Forest
11-Sep FLT - Watkins Glen State Park
12-Sep FLT - Connecticut Hill State Game Management Area
13-Sep FLT - Robert H. Tremen State Park
14-Sep FLT - Robinson Hollow State Forest
15-Sep FLT - Tuller Hill State Forest
16-Sep FLT - Taylor Valley State Park
17-Sep FLT - Morgan Hill State Forest
18-Sep Cazenovia
19-Sep Canastota
20-Sep Rome
21-Sep Boonville
22-Sep Adirondack Park
23-Sep Adirondack Park - Old Forge
24-Sep Adirondack Park
25-Sep Adirondack Park
26-Sep Adirondack Park
27-Sep Adirondack Park
28-Sep Adirondack Park - Mount Marcy


29-Sep Snake Mountain
30-Sep Long Trail (LT) - Green Mountain National Forest - VT 125
1-Oct Maine Junction - LT/AT (Appalachian Trail)
2-Oct LT/AT - Mount Killington
3-Oct Rutland Amtrak Station

Website Builder