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Address: Forest Haven Dr., Glen Arbor, MI
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If you're thinking about visiting Sleeping Bear, you probably already know its national reputation. Lovely place to walk through any time of the year. Don't forget to visit Little... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 20, 2015
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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Grand Rapids, Michigan
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

If you're thinking about visiting Sleeping Bear, you probably already know its national reputation. Lovely place to walk through any time of the year. Don't forget to visit Little Glen and Glen Lakes while you're in the area.

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99 reviews 99 reviews
22 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

I love running this trail but it isn't kept clean over the winter. It's great if you cross country ski! I like starting at Forest Haven Round, running to Glen Haven through the camp ground and then on to the Dunes!

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Northville
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68 reviews 68 reviews
26 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 3, 2015

such a place to feel alive. Grab your friends and family and experience nature. This is such a great way to get closer. Take your friends and family.

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Rockford, Michigan
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125 reviews 125 reviews
39 attraction reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

Whether you want to hike a wooded, sandy, open field, hilly, flat, watery trail, this place has it. We hiked the Aligator Hill Trail. Fantastic trail for all levels. Beautiful wooded trail that gives you a unbelievable view of Lake Michigan.

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Encinitas, California
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24 reviews 24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 2, 2014

great place to visit! Took a nice long bike ride and had a lovely time! Great for families and friends alike.

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West Bloomfield, Michigan
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39 reviews 39 reviews
13 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

The Sleeping Bear heritage trail offers an awesome bike ride from Glen Arbor to the Dune Climb. It also has the uncanny ability to be down-hill both ways.

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Maine
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61 reviews 61 reviews
15 attraction reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

The Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail is new paved bike trail that stays almost completely away from the road. Wanders past the Dunes..Up and down hills. Lots of people but not crowded.beautifully designed and executed. Lots of rental bike places. Apparently it is groomed for winter sports.

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London, Canada
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65 reviews 65 reviews
18 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

What a gem! Excellent hiking, beautiful landscape. Access to the trail directly from the Homestead resort.

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Madison, Wisconsin
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4 reviews 4 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Wonderful hike. Never saw another person except on the beach. Great views of L. Michigan and dunes plus access to beach.

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Mount Pleasant, Michigan
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2014

Beautiful connecting bike ride between Sleeping Bear Dunes and Glen Arbor. The percent grade of the trail was no problem, only small up and downs and only 5 or so miles!

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