Day Hiking

Ottawa Lake Recreation Area provides paved roads and short accessible trail through the picnic area to the fishing pier in the day use area and through the campground. This area can be reached west from Iron River on US2 to Hwy 73 south approximately 3/4 mile to Lake Ottawa Road, then approximately 4 miles to Lake Ottawa Campground area.

Day Hiking Areas

  • Bergland Ranger District
  • Cascade Falls
  • Trap Hills
  • Bessemer Ranger District
  • Black River Harbor Recreation Area
  • Conglomerate Waterfalls
  • Potawatomi and Gorge Waterfalls
  • Rainbow Falls
  • Sandstone Falls
  • Kakabika Falls
  • Wolf Mountain
  • Yondota Falls
  • Iron River Ranger District
  • Cooks Run Trail Head
  • Lake Ottawa Recreation Area
  • Brule Lake
  • Ge-Che Hiking Trail
  • Stateline-Miles Post Zero Trail
  • Timber Lake Trail Head
  • Morrison Creek Hunter Trail Head
  • Kenton Ranger District
  • Agate Falls
  • Duppy Falls
  • Jumbo Falls
  • Lake Ste Kathryn Campground
  • Sparrow Rapids Campground
  • Sturgeon River Gorge Wilderness
  • Sturgeon Falls
  • Sturgeon River Campground
  • McCormick Wilderness
  • Yellow Dog Falls
  • Ontonagon Ranger District
  • Bob Lake Campground
  • Courtney Lake Campground
  • O Kun de Kun Falls
  • Watersmeet Ranger District
  • Ajibikoka Falls
  • Bond Falls Watefalls
  • Mex-i-mine Falls
  • Imp Lake Campground
  • Little Falls
  • Ottawa National Forest Visitor Center
  • Sylvania Wilderness Backcountry Camping
  • Sylvania (Clark Lake) Campground

Recreation Areas

Recreation Activities