The Black Mountain Pathway is located in Cheboygan County. It is open for use year-round and there are six trail access locations including Scramble Area, Black Lake Bluffs, Twin Lakes Trailhead, County Line Trailhead Pathway, Barrier-Free Pathway and Bummers Roost. The trail stretches a total of 30 miles and 6 loops winding through majestic pines and along Black Lake. Visitors can hike, cross-country ski or ride on horseback, while trying to catch a glimpse of Lake Huron.


10440 Twin Lakes Road
Cheboygan, MI 49721


Contact: (231)-627-2811

Length: 30 Miles

Level: 1

Type: Riding, Hiking, Cross-Country Skiing

Terrain: Hills, woods

Camping: Yes! Black Lake Trail Camp is a nearby equestrian only camp, find more information on this campground at


Trailhead: Is 11 miles north of Onaway via Count Road 489.

  • Scramble Area: 11550 Ski Road, Cheboygan, MI 49721
  • Black Lake (Bluffs) Trailhead: 11015 Doriva Beach Road, Cheboygan, MI 49721
  • Twin Lakes Trailhead: 10440 Twin Lakes Road Cheboygan, MI 49721
  • County Line Trailhead Pathway: 8923 North County Line Road, Onaway MI 49765
  • 489 Barrier-Free Pathway/picnic area Trailhead: 7316 County Road 489, Onaway MI 49765
  • Bummers Roost – 489 ORV/Snowmobile Trailhead: 6926 County Road 489, Onaway MI 49765

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