Wikimedia Commons: BowersE
Moreau Lake State Park is a popular spot especially in summer, known for its swimming lake, camping, and mountain biking. Located 11 miles north of Saratoga, the park is also terrific for trail running, with 15+ miles of trails, and several marked loops. This trail map has excellent information on the various options. A loop around the lake on the Nature Trail (turquoise on the map) is 3 miles, mainly wooded with occasional lake views. There are also some more rugged trails that form even longer loops, the most ambitious of which is the nearly 6-mile Western Ridge Trail.
Great spot in summer for a run and a swim!
- Depends on trail chosen; Nature Trail around lake is 3 miles
- Best access is at southern end of lake off Old Saratoga Rd.
Comment on this Route/Share a Photo!
Share your feedback on this route and see that of other Great Runs users. Click on the image icon to upload a photo. And please let us know if there are notes or changes we should incorporate!