Where to Hike Around Ada
It is now officially May and that means WARMER weather! As of now, it doesn't seem like we have had much of that Spring weather, but once it is here it will be perfect to enjoy the beautiful outdoors! Hiking is just one of the many outdoor activities to partake in this Spring and Summer. Here are just a few hiking trails in and around Ada for you and your family or friends to enjoy.
With over 400 acres of woods, fields, and wetlands, the park is just begging you to explore it! The park hosts a 5-mile loop of natural-surfaced biking, water, hiking, walking, and in the snow, cross country skiing trails. The park is open year round from 7am to sunset, so you can engage in a hike when it’s convenient for you!
Ada Township Park
Located on a 57-acre plot, this park provides active and passive recreation for anyone to enjoy. The paved and natural trails are open for anyone to walk, or bike on. With tennis and basketball courts and playgrounds as well, the whole family can spend a spring day enjoying the landscape and beauty of Ada.
A supplement of Ada Township Park, Leonard Park rests on two acres, including trails and a softball field, and the historic Ada Covered Bridge. These hikes may be on a little bit shorter of trails, but that doesn’t mean they are any less beautiful or fulfilling.
Cascade Burton Park
This park is spread across 80 acres. With different trails going in all directions of the park and ranging in length, there is something for everyone to do. The park is open from 7am until dusk, and the unique trails offer many opportunities for diverse hikes, all within the same park.
Whether you're an expert hiker or looking to start, these trails have so much beauty and peace to offer. Remember to dress accordingly, prepare for any cold or wet weather, pack plenty of water and snacks, and make this experience yours!