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283 mi 456 km of trail 8 Runs

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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 Detroit Metro - 8

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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 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 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
Favorite Awesome colors in the fall!
Intermediate

Highland State Recreation Area

14.7 mi 23.7 km • Loop • 1,030 ft Ascent 313.92 m Ascent

(6) Milford, MI
Favorite Early spring brings new grass to the Green Trail.
Intermediate

Green Trail

5.0 mi 8.0 km • Loop • 225 ft Ascent 68.59 m Ascent

(4) Milford, MI
Favorite Trees reflect across the Rouge River.
Intermediate

Ford Field Park

5.5 mi 8.8 km • Loop • 42 ft Ascent 12.79 m Ascent

(5) Dearbor…, MI

Trails in Detroit Metro - 71

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2.1 mi 3.3 km #1Rouge Park Mountain Bike and Hiking Hybrid Trail
Intermediate
Dearborn Heights, MI
Intermediate
2.1 mi 3.3 km Dearborn Heights, MI
33.7 mi 54.3 km #2I-275 Metro Trail
Intermediate
Novi, MI
Intermediate
33.7 mi 54.3 km Novi, MI
0.6 mi 0.9 km #3Stone Bridge Nature Trail
Intermediate
Dearborn Heights, MI
Intermediate
0.6 mi 0.9 km Dearborn Heights, MI
0.9 mi 1.5 km #4River Trail
Intermediate
Farmington Hills, MI
Intermediate
0.9 mi 1.5 km Farmington Hills, MI
23.8 mi 38.4 km #5Downriver Linked Greenways East-West Trail
Intermediate
Romulus, MI
Intermediate
23.8 mi 38.4 km Romulus, MI
15.6 mi 25.1 km #6Downriver Linked Greenways Trail
Intermediate
River Rouge, MI
Intermediate
15.6 mi 25.1 km River Rouge, MI
1.3 mi 2.1 km #7Green Trail
Intermediate
Gibraltar, MI
Intermediate
1.3 mi 2.1 km Gibraltar, MI
0.6 mi 0.9 km #8Orange Trail
Intermediate
Gibraltar, MI
Intermediate
0.6 mi 0.9 km Gibraltar, MI
3.7 mi 5.9 km #9Paved Bike Path
Easy
Northville, MI
Easy
3.7 mi 5.9 km Northville, MI
1.5 mi 2.5 km #10Waterfall Loop Trail
Intermediate
Dearborn Heights, MI
Intermediate
1.5 mi 2.5 km Dearborn Heights, MI
5.0 mi 8.1 km #11Mountain Bike Trail
Intermediate
Northville, MI
Intermediate
5.0 mi 8.1 km Northville, MI
4.9 mi 7.9 km #12Blue Trail
Intermediate
Milford, MI
Intermediate
4.9 mi 7.9 km Milford, MI
2.2 mi 3.6 km #13C Loop
Difficult
Milford, MI
Difficult
2.2 mi 3.6 km Milford, MI
24.6 mi 39.5 km #14Macomb Orchard Trail
Easy
Rochester, MI
Easy
24.6 mi 39.5 km Rochester, MI
0.1 mi 0.2 km #15Butterfly Garden Trail
Easy
Dearborn Heights, MI
Easy
0.1 mi 0.2 km Dearborn Heights, MI
7.1 mi 11.4 km #16West Bloomfield Trail
Easy
Wolverine Lake, MI
Easy
7.1 mi 11.4 km Wolverine Lake, MI
2.4 mi 3.9 km #17Chief Pontiac Trail
Intermediate
Milford, MI
Intermediate
2.4 mi 3.9 km Milford, MI
1.5 mi 2.4 km #18Tulip Trail
Easy
Westland, MI
Easy
1.5 mi 2.4 km Westland, MI
0.6 mi 1.0 km #19Center Cut Trail
Intermediate
Dearborn Heights, MI
Intermediate
0.6 mi 1.0 km Dearborn Heights, MI
0.9 mi 1.4 km #20Carpenter Lake Main Loop
Easy
Farmington, MI
Easy
0.9 mi 1.4 km Farmington, MI

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Trees reflect across the Rouge River.
Feb 3, 2017 near Dearborn, MI
Stoney Creek Metro Park.
Nov 27, 2016 near Rochester, MI
One of the interesting features on the mountain bike loop
Oct 14, 2015 near Northville, MI
A wooded section of the River Trail at Heritage Park
Jul 6, 2018 near Farming…, MI
The lakeshore views are beautiful around Wildwood and Valley Lakes
Jan 25, 2020 near Holly, MI
The 410-acre Humbug Marsh Unit contains the last mile of nature shoreline along the U.S. Mainland portion of the Detroit River
Jan 29, 2019 near Gibraltar, MI
June day on the MTB loop!
Jul 17, 2018 near Northville, MI
looking up a small hill that the trail goes down.
Dec 6, 2017 near Dearbor…, MI

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