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Kal Haven Trail

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Address: 66 N Bailey Ave, South Haven, MI 49090-1589

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Construction Kept us Away

While on a fall foliage car tour we wanted to walk the Kal Haven Trail in late October. While attempting to find the trail head in South Haven construction detoured us but did... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
South Bend, Indiana
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South Bend, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

While on a fall foliage car tour we wanted to walk the Kal Haven Trail in late October. While attempting to find the trail head in South Haven construction detoured us but did not give us clear directions to the trailhead. We plugged "Kal Haven Trail" into the trusty GPS that proceeded to take us to several places to join... More 

Thank TravelingFool2419
Francesville, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Did not get to see autumn colors in Sept or early Oct this year, but they are coming! Love these kinds of trails - level, well-groomed and maintained. Sufficient distance to make it a challenge. This trail is mostly shady in woods, which makes it sheltered if windy or rainy and cooler in hot weather. Mosquitoes not a problem if... More 

Thank CVandBoys
Chicago, Illinois
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We LOVE riding the Kal Haven trail from South Haven. The trail is really well taken care of and winds through forest and farm fields. It is crushed limestone which is really nice and easy to find from downtown South Haven. It's not too busy but you will see other bikers, walkers and runners. Along the trail there are a... More 

Thank Carol D
Waterloo, Iowa
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked a couple miles of the trail out of South Haven and enjoyed the scenery and the trail was flat and easy to navigate. We liked the beautiful trees that canopied the entire trail. We did manage to get a photo of the covered bridge which was a nice sight.

Thank nippbee
Fishers, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in town for a fishing charter and I came here since I arrived early and had some time to kill. I very quickly found myself hiking along this trail finding some Geocaches. Next time I'm up for our next trip, I'll be bringing a bike so I can really experience the whole trail. Love the covered bridge and... More 

Thank TheStolleFamily
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Trail from South Haven to Kalamazoo for biking, walking or running. Maintained and marked. Good parking area at trail head in South Haven. Attractions along the trail such as Bumbleberry Farms (Mile #4) and Stokes Farm in Grand Junction. Will be beautiful with the Fall colors in October.

Thank MutualFun
Bath, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 22, 2016

I've biked the Kal-Haven Trail a number of times over the last 12 years. It is nicely maintained and marked. I typically start in South Haven and go west. There are benches, periodic water fountains, and a few portable toilets. It's predominantly shaded making it a nice choice for hot, summer days. I've never biked it in the Fall, but... More 

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Avon, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 18, 2016

We walked about 3 miles of this trail and loved the surprises along the way, from the covered bridge to the duck pond. We'll be back!

Thank Kristen M
Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016

We rode just over 11 miles on this trail starting in South Haven. We turned just past Grand Junction to head back to South Haven. The South Haven Trailhead is very nice and well kept. The first 2-3 miles is especially scenic running by the river, a rolling trail, over a covered bridge, and under a highway. After that, it... More 

Thank Christy1950
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

My husband and I love walking this part of the trail. The covered bridge is very romantic! We also kayaked along the river and made it to the covered bridge.

Thank Vivian31

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