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Cedar Lake Hiking Trail

Mississippi Bluffs Ranger District

(618) 833-8576 or (618) 687-1731

Category: Hiker/Equestrian Trail

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Shawnee National Forest

Watch a slide show and listen to riders as they ride a long the River to River trail on horseback.
Four trailheads provide access to the Cedar Lake trail system. For the perfect day-hike try either Wolf Den Hollow loop trail or Little Cedar Lake loop trail. Both feature spectacular scenic overlooks, views of the lake, rock shelters and rock walls. For the long distance hiker or equestrian, the River to River Trail passes through the area from Lirley trailhead to Alto Pass. If you enjoy winter hiking, this area offers beautiful snow and ice covered landscapes. Primitive camping is permitted off the trail, at least 150 feet from the lake shore and a maximum of 14 days continuous use applies.

Facilities: Pomona Boat Launch parking area offers accessible restroom, boat launch and trailer parking. Cove Hollow trailhead and River to River trailhead have small parking lots. Landreth Rd. access has unimproved parking (small vehicles only).