The trail is along flat to rolling terrain. The hilliest section is south of the staging area. The trail parallels Cedar Creek for several miles and has two bridge crossings. The entire trail is marked with orange triangle confidence markers. The trail is a 24-mile, single-track trail.
At a Glance
Managed Season starts Apr. 15, 2016 and ends Nov. 30, 2016. This site is gated when closed.
Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week unless otherwise posted. Forest quiet hours apply.
Special Use Permit -
No special use permit is required for individuals or small groups (74 people or less).
Permits are required for commercial, event or large groups (75 people or more).
Visit the Passes and Permits section for more information on obtaining a special use permit. ORV Sticker - OHVs must display a valid ORV Sticker as required by State law. ORV Stickers may be obtained from the State of Michigan.
April to November
As a visitor to the National Forest, you are asked to follow certain rules designed to protect the Forest, natural resources and to provide for public safety of visitors. These rules are available to you on-line or at any office of the Huron-Manistee National Forests. Please take time to read and understand them. General Topic orders apply across the Forests. Applicable Orders -
Motorized Vehicle Use of Roads, Trails and Off-road Areas; R904-14-02
Occupancy and Use - Developed Recreation Areas, Dispersed Areas, Being Publicly Nude, Marine Prohibitions, Parking and Sanitation; R904-14-03
Allowed - OHV's 50" or less in width Prohibited - Highway Legal Vehicles 50" or more, Motorized Over-snow Vehicles, Any Motorized Vehicle 50" or more
Holton, Twin Lake, Muskegon
Baldwin White Cloud Ranger District - 650 N. Michigan Ave. PO Box D, Baldwin, MI 49304