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Address: 6500 Alden Highway, PO Box 231, Bellaire, MI
Phone Number: 231-533-8576
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We take our daughter to summer camp ever year and this is my favorite place to go I spend as much time wondering around as I can. There is so much going on with the all the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 26, 2015
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Owosso, Michigan, United States
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Owosso, Michigan, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

We take our daughter to summer camp ever year and this is my favorite place to go I spend as much time wondering around as I can. There is so much going on with the all the different kinds of wildlife

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Maryville, Tennessee
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Loved the trails and information you get from this area they also have special hikes and classes for birds and other animals native to the area plus some nice board walks on the grass river

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Coopersville, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 20, 2015

Off the beaten path and onto a peaceful boardwalk through natural woods and waters beauty, this stroll through nature is relaxation at its finest. We enjoyed a leisurely walk along streams and through the forest setting with several benches and 'rest stops' along the way to view wildlife and waterfowl or just sit, relax and bask in the beauty of... More 

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London, ON
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 19, 2015

I am a bit of a nature person, although not as avid as some individuals. Saw the signs for the natural areas on the side of the road and decided to stop in. I happened to go on a day and season where they really are not "open" per say. The area itself is open to the public, but the... More 

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Boston, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 16, 2015

Great place to hike, snowshoe, run and recreate! This place offers year round activities for the whole family.

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 7, 2015

This is my favorite natural area to walk and hike in in northern Michigan. There are boardwalks over marshes and across streams and lookouts over grass river. No camping or pets are allowed and all trash is carried out so very pristine,

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Indianapolis, Indiana
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

The flora and fauna was like nothing I have ever seen before. Excellent boardwalk hiking through the wetlands.

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Rochester, Michigan
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 21, 2014

The Grass River Natural Area has lovely hiking paths. These paths are appropriate for the novice and for families. One passes by various land forms including river, marsh, and forested areas.

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Haslett, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Like many natural areas, it is simply a great place to visit and walk through. If you are looking for a quiet, beautiful location to take in northern Michigan's pristine flora and fauna, this is a great place to do so just outside of Bellaire, Michigan near Torch Lake.

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leroy
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

May be difficult to find as is off all main highways. Includes numerous trails. Some are natural, others are wooden planked. Includes a clean, new, spacious visitor's center. We didn't have a lot of time to spend in the area, but will definitely return to explore the beautiful terrain. Highly suggest!

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Address: Address: 6500 Alden Highway, PO Box 231, Bellaire, MI
Phone Number: 231-533-8576
Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Antrim County  >  Bellaire

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