ACRES is a partner in the 2020 Allen County Trailblazers Program

The mission of the Allen County Trailblazers partners is:

“To encourage and promote exposure to the outdoors, provide opportunities for physical fitness and mental wellness, and to increase the awareness and support of all participating agencies.

The Allen County Trailblazer program runs from July 1 to December 31.

How can you participate?

You can hike 10 of 14 designated trails from partner organizations and receive a medallion for completing the challenge. You can also join guided hikes to help you meet your goal, make new friends and learn about the participating organizations.

Participating trails groups include: Allen County Parks, ACRES Land Trust, Little River Wetlands Project, New Haven Parks and Recreation, Fort Wayne Parks and Recreation and Fort Wayne Trails.

Visit to find more information. 

Download the form below to view all participating trails and track your progress.

Stay informed by following Allen County Trailblazers on Facebook

ACRES Land Trust Guided Trailblazer Hike Event

Coming this Fall!

2020 Participating ACRES Trails

Fogwell Forest
9630 Whippoorwill Drive, Fort Wayne, IN 46809
Any trails Up to 2 miles
Trail Difficulty: Easy

Dustin Nature Preserve
1802 Chapman Road, Huntertown, IN 46748
Any trails Up to 2 miles
Trail Difficulty: Moderate

Mengerson Nature Reserve
5895 Stellhorn Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46815
Any trails Up to 1 mile
Trail Difficulty: Easy