Trails & Pathways

NON-MOTORIZED PATHWAYS AND TRAILSPlainfield Charter Township is proud of its natural setting and its abundance of opportunities for residents to lead a healthy and active lifestyle. The Township's goal is to link trail systems wherever possible, connecting residents to parks, lakes, schools, and shops. 

Trails that run through the Township include the Fred Meijer White Pine Trail, Jupiter Trail and Jericho Trail. The Township has plans to construct more trails over the next several years.

Please follow the link below to view the Master Plan for existing and proposed trails and pathways: 

Non-Motorized Pathways and Trails Map 
Rockford TRAIL

The Rockford Trail extends two miles along Kuttshill Drive, Brewer Avenue and Kroes Street from Rogue River Road to Jericho Road. The Township plans to expand the trail north along Jericho Avenue from Kroes Street to Rockford city limits when funds become available.

Rockford Trail aerial

Jupiter Trail

This 2-mile trail is located along the east side of Jupiter avenue from Plainfield Avenue, northward over the Jupiter Bridge and Grand River, to West River Drive. The trail continues along Jupiter Avenue northward from West River Drive to the White Pine Trail. This was the first major project funded by the Township's trails millage that voters approved in 2016.  

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White Pine TRAIL

The Fred Meijer White Pine Trail stretches 92 miles long from Cadillac to Comstock Park. The trail surface mainly consists of hard-packed gravel, however, stretches of the trail are paved, including seven miles of asphalt pavement from just north of Rockford to Belmont.