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812 mi 1,306 km of trail 18 Runs

Gems 1 Gem Easy Trails 161 Trails Intermediate Trails 100 Trails Hard Trails 6 Trails
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gem Favorite The 410-acre Humbug Marsh Unit contains the last mile of nature shoreline along the U.S. Mainland portion of the Detroit River

Last Old Growth Forest on the Detroit River

(1) Gibraltar, MI

Runs in Eastern Michigan - 18

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Favorite A working water pump!
Intermediate

Potawatomi Trail

17.5 mi 28.1 km • Point to Point • 787 ft Ascent 239.94 m Ascent

(39) Pinckney, MI
Favorite The beginning of the trail just after the trailhead.
Intermediate

Joe Prance Nature Trail and Butterfly Gardens

0.9 mi 1.5 km • Out and Back • 15 ft Ascent 4.52 m Ascent

(3) Dearbor…, MI
Favorite The lakeshore views are beautiful around Wildwood and Valley Lakes
Difficult

The Ode to Laz Trail Loop

4.2 mi 6.7 km • Loop • 297 ft Ascent 90.6 m Ascent

(2) Holly, MI
Favorite When presented with the choice, take the "hard" option. It's not too challenging and it has a nice coaster-like quality on some steeps.
Intermediate

Mountain Bike Trail

9.7 mi 15.5 km • Loop • 673 ft Ascent 205.23 m Ascent

(5) Waterford, MI
Favorite The DTE Trailhead is well marked by this sign.
Intermediate

DTE Energy Foundation Trail and Big Kame Loop

10.6 mi 17.0 km • Loop • 603 ft Ascent 183.68 m Ascent

(6) Chelsea, MI
Favorite The Prairie Trail and Butterfly Garden trailhead.
Easy

Prairie Pathway

1.4 mi 2.3 km • Loop • 12 ft Ascent 3.53 m Ascent

(1) Dearbor…, MI
Favorite Watch out for the sand at the bottom of this hill when it's dry.
Intermediate

Heritage Park

10.9 mi 17.5 km • Loop • 347 ft Ascent 105.76 m Ascent

(3) Adrian, MI
Favorite One of the interesting features on the mountain bike loop
Intermediate

Maybury State Park

7.3 mi 11.8 km • Out and Back • 433 ft Ascent 131.94 m Ascent

(9) Northville, MI

Trails in Eastern Michigan - 249

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5.1 mi 8.1 km #1Hickory Ridge Hike & Ski Trail
Intermediate
South Lyon, MI
Intermediate
5.1 mi 8.1 km South Lyon, MI 14 
4.1 mi 6.6 km #2Jailhouse Trail
Intermediate
Ithaca, MI
Intermediate
4.1 mi 6.6 km Ithaca, MI
0.9 mi 1.4 km #3Forestview Natural Area Trail
Intermediate
Midland, MI
Intermediate
0.9 mi 1.4 km Midland, MI
7.3 mi 11.7 km #4Orange Loop
Difficult
Adrian, MI
Difficult
7.3 mi 11.7 km Adrian, MI
0.9 mi 1.5 km #5Beech Tree Loop
Intermediate
Okemos, MI
Intermediate
0.9 mi 1.5 km Okemos, MI
2.1 mi 3.3 km #6Rouge Park Mountain Bike and Hiking Hybrid Trail
Intermediate
Dearborn Heights, MI
Intermediate
2.1 mi 3.3 km Dearborn Heights, MI
0.9 mi 1.5 km #7River Trail
Intermediate
Farmington Hills, MI
Intermediate
0.9 mi 1.5 km Farmington Hills, MI
33.7 mi 54.3 km #8I-275 Metro Trail
Intermediate
Novi, MI
Intermediate
33.7 mi 54.3 km Novi, MI
0.6 mi 0.9 km #9Stone Bridge Nature Trail
Intermediate
Dearborn Heights, MI
Intermediate
0.6 mi 0.9 km Dearborn Heights, MI
23.8 mi 38.4 km #10Downriver Linked Greenways East-West Trail
Intermediate
Romulus, MI
Intermediate
23.8 mi 38.4 km Romulus, MI
15.6 mi 25.1 km #11Downriver Linked Greenways Trail
Intermediate
River Rouge, MI
Intermediate
15.6 mi 25.1 km River Rouge, MI
4.7 mi 7.6 km #12Shields Trail
Difficult
Ortonville, MI
Difficult
4.7 mi 7.6 km Ortonville, MI
1.3 mi 2.1 km #13Green Trail
Intermediate
Gibraltar, MI
Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.1 km Gibraltar, MI
1.0 mi 1.6 km #14Oak Ridge Loop
Intermediate
Okemos, MI
Intermediate
1.0 mi 1.6 km Okemos, MI
0.6 mi 0.9 km #15Orange Trail
Intermediate
Gibraltar, MI
Intermediate
0.6 mi 0.9 km Gibraltar, MI
0.8 mi 1.2 km #16Frank N. Anderson Nature Trail
Intermediate
Bay City, MI
Intermediate
0.8 mi 1.2 km Bay City, MI
0.9 mi 1.4 km #17Dix Pond Trail
Intermediate
Ann Arbor, MI
Intermediate
0.9 mi 1.4 km Ann Arbor, MI
2.2 mi 3.5 km #18Lansing River Trail: Potter Park to Michigan State University
Intermediate
Lansing, MI
Intermediate
2.2 mi 3.5 km Lansing, MI
1.9 mi 3.0 km #19Red Trail North
Intermediate
Fenton, MI
Intermediate
1.9 mi 3.0 km Fenton, MI
3.7 mi 5.9 km #20Paved Bike Path
Easy
Northville, MI
Easy
3.7 mi 5.9 km Northville, MI

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Trees reflect across the Rouge River.
Feb 3, 2017 near Dearborn, MI
By the end of your time on the Laura Trail, you should jump into the water.
Dec 15, 2016 near Ann Arbor, MI
A working water pump!
Apr 9, 2017 near Chelsea, MI
The Laura Trail is beautifully shaded by large trees over the Bird Hills portion.
Dec 15, 2016 near Ann Arbor, MI
The views of the Huron River from the Laura Trail are sure to put you at peace.
Dec 15, 2016 near Ann Arbor, MI
Stoney Creek Metro Park.
Nov 27, 2016 near Rochester, MI
Emerging from the woods toward Trout Lake.
Nov 6, 2016 near South Lyon, MI
A view along Trout Lake.
Nov 6, 2016 near South Lyon, MI

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