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Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail

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Address: Forest Haven Dr., Glen Arbor, MI

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Wine trailing with friends

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Park a must see for everyone. Beautiful scenery lots of hiking trails from easy to tough

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 days ago
South Bend, Indiana
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Hiked trail with extended family including 2 four year olds. Nice views and winding trail kept everyone engaged and helped burn off some energy with the young ones.

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South Bend, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Sleeping Bear Dunes National Park a must see for everyone. Beautiful scenery lots of hiking trails from easy to tough

1 Thank lovebeach2
Ann Arbor, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a very nice place tp explore Lake Michigan treasures. We loved the dunes, nice views and the time together with our friends.

Thank AJ095
Holland, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We biked the short distance from Glen Haven to Glen Arbor and back (we logged a total of 9 miles but that included one section that we rode twice & tooling around in Glen Arbor) . The trail is very smooth, mostly flat, & goes through an awe-inspiring section of downed trees from a 2015 storm. Cherry pie in Glen... More 

Thank RFord
Frankfort, Michigan
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I've reviewed the trail South of Glen Arbor and it is excellent in its scenery, trail surface, and the nice destinations at both ends. Not so much for the North section to Good Harbor Bay, even when the boardwalk is completed. The trail surface through the Port Oneida district is crap. The top surface is soft and loose. While this... More 

2 Thank Gerald W
Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

This was an amazing ride. My wife and I rode our bikes from Pierce Stocking Drive parking to Glen Arbor and back. Several challenging steep inclines, several straightaways, and a whole lot of beautiful scenery! The back of Alligator Hill just before Glen Arbor was an incredible close-up experience of the devastation (hundreds of tree blow-downs) caused by last summer's... More 

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Louisville, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Let me preface this by stating that our 19-mile ride included NONE of the hills. We started at the Dune Climb parking lot, on the 100th birthday of the nat'l park system which was cool, and rode north toward Glen Haven. The small town is really cute and very biker friendly. The trail is very well marked until you get... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 23, 2016

We rented bikes in Empire and rode the trail to Glen Arbor and back. It was a lovely ride, with a few steep inclines and twisty hills (especially close to Empire). It's a great way to spend a few hours and see the area!

Thank Stephanie S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 13, 2016 via mobile

This trail keeps getting better every year. New sections are constantly being added. There are several hills in the newest section North of Glen Arbor bit it's well worth the effort. None of the hills are too difficult, I took a group of children between 6 and 12 and all were able to make the whole ride without a problem.

1 Thank Steve M
Grand Haven, Michigan
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 8, 2016

We have biked the Empire to Glen Arbor section of the Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail several times now. The trail is in great condition and well marked. Very quiet and peaceful with forest, dune and water views. Most of the trail is gently rolling but there are a couple of sections with steeper elevation changes. We often park at the... More 

1 Thank ShellyandDavid M

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