Trail Construction Updates

Current Projects

  • Bids are being taken for construction of the Conklin Bay Boardwalk and Trail to start fall of 2018 or spring 2019.
  • Design is under way for trail continuing along Brooke Point Inn’s property to be completed by fall 2019.
  • Discussions are taking place regarding a sidewalk/ trail system in Enchanted Hills.

Recently Completed Projects

  • Continued trail south along Syracuse-Webster road from Wawasee High School to Brooke Point Inn in the summer of 2018.
  • Created and installed signage every ¼ mile around Syracuse Lake Loop in the summer of 2018.
  • Designed and permitted the Conklin Bay trail section from the corner of Harkless Drive and SR13 to the Wawasee Area Conservancy Foundation’s property in spring of 2018.
  • Constructed trail head kiosk at the intersection of Cornelius Road and Pickwick Drive in fall of 2017.
  • Completed trail along Cornelius Road on the East side of SR13 and installed a pedestrian light to connect the trail across SR13 in summer 2017.
  • Widened and curbed the narrow section of trail along Eli Lilly Road in summer of 2016.
  • Constructed trail head kiosk at the Harold Schrock Athletics Complex in fall of 2015.
  • Completed trail along Harkless Drive starting at Oakwood Resort and continuing to SR13 in spring of 2015.
  • Completed trail around Syracuse Lake creating a 5-mile loop in fall, 2014.
  • Constructed a bridge across the channel on South Harkless Drive in summer, 2014.

Syracuse Lake

Harkless Drive