76th St. Trailhead
Going North - From 76th Street Trailhead to Bowman Lake Trailhead, hikers will travel toward and along the Pere Marquette National Scenic River. As hikers travel north the terrain will get progressively hilly as the trail heads to Bowman Bridge Campground and River Access.
Going South - From 76th Street Trailhead to Nichols Lake North Trailhead, visitors will find themselves in a heavily wooded red pine area with several stream crossings. Hikers will travel through Sterling Marsh, the trail here has been raised to avoid the marsh areas. The trail also passes through Stiles Swamp and towards Nichols Lake North.
Bowman Lake Trailhead to Nichols Lake North Trailhead -
- Bicycles Allowed?: No
- Miles: 17
At a Glance
|Operational Hours:||Open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week unless otherwise posted.|
|Permit Info:||Special Use Permit -
|Open Season:||May 1 - October 31|
|Best Season:||January 1 to December 31|
|Busiest Season:||May to October|
|Operated By:||Baldwin White Cloud Ranger District - (231) 745-4631|
From Baldwin -
- Travel south on M-37 for 3 miles.
- Turn right and travel west on 76th St. for 2.5 miles.
- The site is located on the right (north) of the road.
Location - North Country National Scenic Trail
Nearby Recreation Areas -
- Highbank Lake Campground
- Pere Marquette National Scenic River
County - Lake
Seasonal and Other Information -
- This site is not gated during the off season.
- This site is not maintained in winter:
- Access road and/or parking lot are not plowed.
Map showing recreational areas. Map Information
This trail is not maintained in the winter.
|Parking:||8 vehicle capacity|