Begin your hike at the end of Hemlo Avenue in Marathon where you will find the trail marker.
This trail climbs to a vertical height of 350 feet.

Hawks Ridge creates a dramatic division between land and lake and offers an spectacular view of Lake Superior and the surrounding area.

There are signs of heavy ATV useage on this trail, which would make for difficult walking.

Link to trail map:

We would also direct you to read our DISCLAIMER and our TRAIL USERS CODE


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HAWKS RIDGE TRAIL characteristics

Length: 2.5 km one way
Difficulty: Moderate (Trail classifications)
Trail surface: Natural
Trail use: Hiking
Accessibility Notes: Not wheelchair accessible.
Fees: None

Flora & Fauna:

Not yet reported.

Amenities: None reported

Attractions: Scenic view

Town of Marathon - 807-229-1340

Find it: Located at the south end of Hemlo Drive

GPS Coordinates (main trailhead):
Latitude: 48.7013900
Longitude: -86.3770100


Photo credits:

Don Knight