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Mears, Michigan

Top Spots in and near Mears

  • Mears, Michigan

    Hike Silver Lake State Park Loop

    7 mi
    This is a challenging 7 mile loop that rewards hikers with some of the best sights in Lower Michigan. The trailhead begins at the Silver Lake State Park Pedestrian Dune Access. Your difficult hike starts with a steep flight of steps from the parking lot. After the steps, keep climbing until you r...
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  • Ludington, Michigan

    Hike to Big Sable Point Lighthouse

    4.7
    3.6 mi
    Big Sable Point Lighthouse is perhaps one of the most scenic locations in Michigan. A 3.6 mile round trip hike along the Lake Michigan shoreline will bring you to the destination, which is nestled among sprawling sand dunes. Each evening, it offers a stunning sunset along the sandy beaches.A shor...
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  • Free Soil, Michigan

    Hike Island Trail

    4 mi
    Start at the Hamlin Beach House and make your way down the dirt path until you hit marker #12. Take a right and the trail will become a boardwalk for roughly 3/4 of a mile until you hit marker #10. Continue on from there for another 3/4 of a mile until you hit the trail shelter where you can rela...
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  • Free Soil, Michigan

    Camp in the Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness

    4.6
    The Nordhouse Dunes Wilderness Area is located south of Manistee along an extremely isolated shoreline. Most hikers prefer to camp two nights along the shores of Lake Michigan, but some choose to call the dunes home for weeks at a time. This is an area of backwoods camping, where sites can be est...
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  • Norton Shores, Michigan

    Climb Mt. Baldy Dune

    1.5 mi
    The trailhead begins at the Gilette Visitor Center inside PJ Hoffmaster Park. Behind the visitor center, you will see the gigantic sand dune which you will be climbing. Unfortunately, the park rangers do not want you climbing this dune's backside from the parking lot. Instead, get on the foreste...
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  • Grand Haven, Michigan

    Rosy Mound Natural Area Trail

    2.6 mi / 253 ft gain
    Rosy Mound Natural Area Trail is an out-and-back trail that takes you by a lake located near Grand Haven, Michigan.
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  • Grand Haven, Michigan

    Run Across the Grand River

    4 mi
    Begin the run at Connor Bayou, where this adventure's directions lead to. You will follow the Idema Explorers trail into the woods, where you will wind around for about 0.4 miles. As soon as you exit the woods, continue to follow the paved trail that leads to the left along the road. After anothe...
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Camping and Lodging in Mears

Ludington East / Pere Marquette River KOA Holiday
Township of Branch, Michigan

Ludington East / Pere Marquette River KOA Holiday

Nichols Lake South Campground
Bitely, Michigan

Nichols Lake South Campground

Bowman Bridge
Baldwin, Michigan

Bowman Bridge

Lake Michigan At Manistee
Free Soil, Michigan

Lake Michigan At Manistee

Hungerford Equestrian Group Campsite
Norwich Township, Michigan

Hungerford Equestrian Group Campsite

Peterson Bridge
Wellston, Michigan

Peterson Bridge