Michigan s Best Campgrounds

Author: Jim DuFresne
Publisher: Michigan's Best Campgrounds: A
ISBN: 1933272279
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Travel

Presents photographs, maps, and descriptions for 150 campgrounds in Michigan, with directions, fees, facilities, reservation information, and fishing and hiking opportunities for each entry.

Best Tent Camping Michigan

Author: Matt Forster
Publisher: Menasha Ridge Press
ISBN: 9781634040082
Release Date: 2015-06-16
Genre: Travel

Best in Tent Camping: Michigan is for those who want to experience the beauty of Michigan amongst quiet and solitude. Author Matt Forster carefully selected all 50 campgrounds to offer readers the most promise for a unique outdoor experience. With a five-star rating system for qualities like privacy, security, noise, beauty, and cleanliness and detailed maps leading directly to the campsites, Best in Tent Camping: Michigan is the perfect tool for a weekend getaway.

Backpacking in Michigan

Author: Jim DuFresne
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 0472032682
Release Date: 2007
Genre: Sports & Recreation

An illustrated guide to wilderness treks, overnight hikes, and long walks throughout the state of Michigan for hikers of all fitness levels provides a description of each trail and its environs, detailed maps, tips on things to see and do, nearby attractions and towns, difficulty ratings, fees, transportation to and from the site, and other useful information. Original.

Michigan State and National Parks

Author: Tom Powers
Publisher: Thunder Bay Press
ISBN: 1933272430
Release Date: 2014-03-01
Genre: Social Science

Millions of people visit Michigan┬┐s parks every year. Organized geographically, this key resource shows all the accommodations and activities available at Michigan┬┐s State and National Parks. Park area maps help visitors find activities while new campground maps help campers choose a site when making reservations. At the beginning of each park description is an at-a-glance reference showing symbols for all the accommodations and activities available. A map on the back cover provides the location of all the parks making it easy to find nearby attractions. For campers with specific interests, a quick-reference appendix lists all the parks, accommodations, and activities on an easy-to-read chart. This is an essential guide for anyone from the curious outdoorsman to the serious camper. This fifth edition includes new and updated campground and park maps.

Lake Michigan Backroads

Publisher: Voyageur Press (MN)
ISBN: 076032980X
Release Date: 2008-06-15
Genre: History

A richly illustrated exploration of the Great Lake's history, culture, ecology, and natural beauty.

The Complete Guide to Michigan Sand Dunes

Author: Jim DuFresne
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 047203118X
Release Date: 2005
Genre: Nature

A comprehensive guide to the Michigan 85 sand dune areas, includes the activities at the dunes, hiking and ski trails, picnic areas, swimming areas, parking, number of camp sites, and interesting and unique natural features found in each dune, such as different types of birds and plants, with detailed maps and directions on how to get there. Original.

Michigan s Best Nature Centers and Wilderness Preserves

Author: Matt Forster
Publisher: Adventure Publications
ISBN: 9781591936817
Release Date: 2017-03-20
Genre: Travel

When it comes to the beauty and serenity of nature, Michigan is second to none. Most people are familiar with the legendary state parks, national parks and waterfalls, but are you aware of the hidden gems? Michigan offers some of the best preserves and nature centers in the world! Written by outdoors author Matt Forster, this is your introduction to 50 wild and natural places -- and why you should visit them. Whether you're an outdoors enthusiast or are looking for a great way to explore the state, this book is for you. Book Features: 50 preserves and nature centers from around the state, including urban areas Full-color photographs, highlights and neat-to-know details about each locale Hidden gems that many people aren't aware of, even if they live nearby Sites organized by ecosystem, so visiting them is a good introduction to Michigan's ecosystems

The Forests of Michigan

Author: Donald I. Dickmann
Publisher: University of Michigan Press
ISBN: 9780472036530
Release Date: 2016-07-19
Genre: Nature

A perfect companion to "Michigan Trees"

Canoeing Michigan Rivers

Author: Jerry Dennis
ISBN: UOM:39015071266046
Release Date: 2001-01
Genre: Canoes and canoeing

The "bible" for Michigan canoists has been updated and revised! Includes all new maps and up-to-date data and descriptions for 45 blue-ribbon Michigan rivers. The wealth of canoeing adventures ranges from placid family floats to blood-curdling whitewater runs. Written by two experts who personally paddled every mile.

Muskegon 365

Author: Roger Rapoport
Publisher: RDR Books
ISBN: 157143125X
Release Date: 2007-07-01
Genre: Travel

The All Season Guide to Michigan's West Coast with color photos.

Michigan State Parks

Author: Jim DuFresne
Publisher: The Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 0898865441
Release Date: 1998
Genre: History

Michigan's state park system is a diverse collection of virgin forests, dramatic sand dunes, and clear lakes. This updated guide offers information on camping, hiking, paddling, cycling, skiing, fishing, and swimming, plus expanded coverage of mountain biking.

Michigan s West Coast

Author: Brian Hutchins
Publisher: Abri-LLC
ISBN: 9780976075493
Release Date: 2005-01-01
Genre: Coasts

A journey to 500 public parks and points of access along the Lake Michigan shore, this guide is a must for the beach lover, hiker, kayaker, boater, fisher, skier or camper looking to explore this shore. Arranged geographically from the Indiana border to the Straits of Mackinac, each site is pinpointed with maps; most sites have GPS descriptions. Charts tell the important features at each place. Quickly find lighthouses, dunes or a beach of solitude!