Hike West Beach Loop



1.3 miles

Elevation Gain

95 ft

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The West Beach Loop is. 1.3 mile hike through Indiana Dunes National Park.

With easy parking and access to restrooms, West Beach Loop (also known as Loop 2) is a great family-friendly option in Indiana Dunes National Park. The park is located near Geary, Indiana and is approximately a 40 mile drive from Chicago. 

Pets are permitted on-leash, but are not permitted in the lifeguard swimming areas during the summer. 

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