MORE ON ICE CAVES – another picture – there are NO FACILITIES – amenities are limited to a tiny parking area and a few port a potties. If you go, go prepared for the elements.

PLYMOUTH ICE FESTIVAL – largest free ice festival in Michigan and it is dedicated to the art of ice carving – January 12-13-14 – Sculptures on display after the event in the downtown park.
The Plymouth Ice Festival is a world-class event , long-standing history of being the largest, free ice festival in Michigan.

EASY WINTER WALKS – when the temperature does rise, people like to get out. Boardwalk at BOND FALLS

ACT NOW IF YOU WANT TO PARTICIPATE LAKE STURGEON SEASON - 2018 season on Black Lake to begin Feb. 3 at 8:00 a.m. Must register in advance – SEASON ENDS when seven sturgeon are harvested, it can happen in 10 minutes. Volunteer spotters are needed.


Tip Up Town – Houghton Lake
Lots of winter festivals in the next four weeks
More easy winter nature trails
Pond Hockey Tournaments – upper peninsula