Gentle Hikes of Upper Michigan


The hiking guide for everyone!

Do you want to see the best that northern Michigan's Lake Superior region has to offer despite a restricted time schedule? Gentle Hikes shows you where to go for the best northern Michigan hikes under 3 miles. With this book, you have the details at your fingertips - useful for everyone, but indispensable for those with small children, seniors or families with a range of physical abilities. From ironwood to Salt Ste. Marie, these great hikes are inviting everyone!

Details for nearly 60 trails, including:

    Location and map

    Total length, surface type and width

    Location of benches, stairs, inclines, photo opportunities and wheelchair accessible facilities

    Highlights of what you can expect to see

    And much more

Fantastic hikes aren't the only thing you'll find!

    28 Almost Hikes - scenic walks less than a mile long

    31 Waysides and Scenic Locales

    45 Picnic areas

    Research-based facts about health and the benefits of walking

    Special sections for people traveling in RVs and people with physical challenges