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Gems in Northern Michigan - 1

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gem Favorite Wide shot from the highest point after the dune climb.

Sleeping Bear Dunes

(10) Beulah, MI

Recommended Routes in Northern Michigan - 7

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Favorite South Hoist Lake site, on bluff overlooking lake.
Intermediate

Hoist Lakes Area

12.3 mi 19.7 km 746' Up 227.24 m Up 746' Down 227.37 m Down

Glennie, MI
Favorite Wide shot from the highest point after the dune climb.
Difficult

Dunes Trail

3.7 mi 6.0 km 454' Up 138.29 m Up 453' Down 138 m Down

Beulah, MI
Favorite The Milky Way from the shore of Lake Michigan on North Manitou Island!
Intermediate

Northern Loop

14.2 mi 22.9 km 649' Up 197.92 m Up 649' Down 197.86 m Down

Leland, MI
Favorite An interesting tree - with absolutely no foliage.
Intermediate

Shingle Mill Pathway Loop

6.8 mi 11.0 km 146' Up 44.45 m Up 151' Down 45.93 m Down

Gaylord, MI
Favorite 1st bridge
Easy/Intermediate

Marl Lake Trail System

5.0 mi 8.1 km 268' Up 81.68 m Up 272' Down 82.78 m Down

Roscommon, MI
Favorite Sweating rocks on the way up to Dead Man's Hill
Intermediate

Jordan Valley Loop

19.0 mi 30.5 km 1,646' Up 501.83 m Up 1,654' Down 504.06 m Down

Gaylord, MI
Favorite No Photos
Easy/Intermediate

Lighthouse 100

104.1 mi 167.5 km 2,717' Up 828.12 m Up 2,738' Down 834.48 m Down

Elk Rapids, MI

Northern Michigan Running

  • 2,094 Miles 3,370 Kilometers of Trail
  • 7 Recommended Routes
  • 1 Gem Gems
  • 342 Easy Trails Easy Trails
  • 131 Intermediate Trails Intermediate Trails
  • 12 Difficult Trails Difficult Trails
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Trails in Northern Michigan - 478

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0.5 mi 0.8 km #1Foot Trail
Easy
Indian River, MI
Easy
Indian River, MI
3.0 mi 4.9 km #2Boardman Lake Trail
Intermediate
Traverse City, MI
Intermediate
Traverse City, MI
0.5 mi 0.9 km #3Towerline Spur
Easy
Glennie, MI
Easy
Glennie, MI
0.7 mi 1.2 km #4Jewell Lake Nature Trail
Easy
Hubbard Lake, MI
Easy
Hubbard Lake, MI
223.8 mi 360.2 km #5Michigan Shore-to-Shore Trail
Intermediate
Au Sable, MI
Intermediate
Au Sable, MI
1.0 mi 1.6 km #6Platte Springs Pathway
Intermediate
Beulah, MI
Intermediate
Beulah, MI
2.6 mi 4.2 km #7NCT: Spur
Easy
Kingsley, MI
Easy
Kingsley, MI
1.5 mi 2.4 km #8Jackson Lake Pathway
Easy
Atlanta, MI
Easy
Atlanta, MI
1.9 mi 3.0 km #9Sinkhole Pathway
Easy
Atlanta, MI
Easy
Atlanta, MI
9.2 mi 14.8 km #10Mason Tract Pathway
Roscommon, MI
Roscommon, MI

Photos of Northern Michigan - 96

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Wide shot from the highest point after the dune climb.
Aug 12, 2016 near Beulah, MI
Bluffs along the Manistee River Trail.
Aug 13, 2016 near Cadillac, MI
Great sunset on the beach!
Aug 25, 2016 near Leland, MI
Catching the sunrise on a bluff overlooking Lake Michigan.
Aug 25, 2016 near Leland, MI
The Milky Way from the shore of Lake Michigan on North Manitou Island!
Aug 25, 2016 near Leland, MI
The Milky Way from the shore of Lake Michigan on North Manitou Island!
Aug 25, 2016 near Leland, MI
Fall colors on the Mason Tract Pathway
Sep 27, 2020 near Roscommon, MI
Sunrise over the Manistee River on Labor Day Weekend 2020
Nov 16, 2020 near Manton, MI