Ron Rademacher - Travel Writer, Author, Speaker, Story Teller, and a Guy,Who Holds The Record For Getting Lost On The Back Roads Of Michigan. MI back roads report is BTYB the Benzie County Visitors Bureau...Make it Benzie County, we are Northern Michigan.

 

Around Michigan

 

THANKSGIVING GATHERINGS, FEASTS & PARADES
WALK IT OFF WEEKEND – Cool trails, pathways and attractions
TOP 4 PLACES TO TAKE A HIKE THIS WEEKEND

UPPER

LAKENENLAND – a 37 acre junkyard art sculpture park, incredible artwork, heated pavilion includes the art park trail and a bog trail

NORTH

ST. HELEN - OLD GROWTH - Red Pines Forest – largest network of ORV Trails in Michigan

SOUTH

SOUTH HAVEN – Lost Mansion Trail – winds thru Lake Michigan Dunes to the ruins of an ill-fated mansion
DRYDEN – Earl’s Prairie Trail – bird viewing areas and boardwalks through the wetlands

OTHER TRAILS - UPPER

BRUCE CROSSING - O Kun de Kun Trail - the sign has been removed but this trail leads to a waterfall on the NCT

OTHER TRAILS - SOUTH
MUSKEGON - Mocassin Flower Trail and Engine House #5
OWOSSO - Ringwood Forest and the Polar Express -
IRISH HILLS - McCourtie Park – tours of the underground rathskeller are being scheduled
LOOKING AHEAD
Gift Show – Wings Over Kalamazoo