Trails to Ales

Date: June 17 (additional dates coming soon)
Time: 11am CST - 2pm CST
$25 per hike (does NOT include your beer purchase)

Hop on the Hike and Brew Train: Trails to Ales

Welcome to Trails to Ales, where the great outdoors and craft beer unite for an unforgettable experience! Nestled in the scenic landscapes of Northern Indiana and Southwest Michigan, this unique event combines the thrill of hiking and immersing yourself in nature with the pleasure of indulging in delicious local craft beers. With an abundance of craft breweries in the region, you’ll have the opportunity to savor a wide variety of flavors, accompanied by delectable food options.

Trails to Ales offers a dynamic adventure that evolves throughout the hiking season, as the trails and breweries vary, ensuring each visit is a fresh and exciting experience. Whether you’re an avid hiker or a beer enthusiast, this event caters to all, providing an ideal blend of outdoor exploration and gastronomic delights.

Due to the high demand and limited availability, we recommend making your reservation now to secure your spot. Don’t miss out on the chance to embark on these thrilling adventures, as we anticipate that they will sell out quickly. 

Raise your glass and join us for Trails to Ales, where wilderness and brews collide for an unforgettable journey. Cheers!

Trail (June 17): Fred Russ State Forest

Brewery (June 17): Sister Lakes Brewery

June 17 – feel free to stay and join the Sisters Lakes Brewery 7th Anniversary

Legal Stuff:  21+ only. 


We do the planning and pick the trails, as well as, supply all the gear you will need.

For all of our hiking adventures we provide:

A day pack to borrow that can carry your water, snacks, and an extra layer of clothing.

An adventure pack that includes hand sanitizer, lip balm, sunscreen, and bug wipes.

A rain poncho so you can be prepared for every kind of weather.

Information and education about the trail as well as navigation and clothing tips to keep you safe on any future solo hikes

You bring the following for the hike:

Your adventurous spirit


Snacks and/or Lunch

Sturdy shoes and extra clothing for weather changes