Wandering Wednesday: Cullen Park Trail

In my quest to continue hiking areas around Lake Eerie i happened to stumble upon this cool gem of an area located in the city of Toledo Ohio. The trail offers some pretty amazing views of the Maumee Bay. Maumee Bay eventually feeds Lake Eerie to the North East. Cullen Park has a public boatContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Cullen Park Trail”

Wandering Wednesday: Red Oaks Nature Center

This week’s excursion to the great outdoors takes me to a small park in the city of Madison Heights Michigan. The Redwood Oaks Nature Center occupies about 37 acres of land and its hiking trail is pretty much paved but if you like walks through the woods then I would recommended scoping this place outContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Red Oaks Nature Center”

Wandering Wednesday: Stony Creek Nature Trails

Authors Note: The photos featured in this post were captured back on October 10th 2021. From November until the middle of January is the time when my company starts to get busy which can make it difficult at times to get out for hiking. This isn’t too say that I will not attempt to goContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Stony Creek Nature Trails”

Wandering Wednesday: St.Clair Metropark

St.Clair Metro Park is located in the city of Harrison Township Michigan. The park occupies about 770 acres here and is on of my favorite locations to travel to while in south east Michigan. For this particular session I was accompanied by my pal John. We mainly stuck toward the Nature center and did notContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: St.Clair Metropark”

Wandering Wednesday: Port Crescent State Park

Over the weekend I took a day trip to Port Crescent State park and walked along the beach. This particular park occupies what is 260 acres of land. And is one of seven parks that offers a dark sky preserve in the State of Michigan. It also hosts a camping ground and some spectacular viewsContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Port Crescent State Park”

Wandering Wednesday: Bear Creek Nature Park

The Bear Creek Nature park is located in Oakland township Michigan. It’s a smaller park as the area is about 107 acres of land. What’s nice about this particular hiking area aching area is how clean it is! No litter anywhere on the trail, it was probably the most pristine hiking area I’ve been toContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Bear Creek Nature Park”

Wandering Wednesday: The Clinton River Trail

The Clinton River Trail. Back in it’s heyday it was a railroad but now it’s a hiking trail. The trail extends across Oakland County Michigan through suburban, urban and rural areas of the norther suburbs of Detroit. The entire trail is about 16 miles long or 25.75 Km for the rest of you out inContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: The Clinton River Trail”

Wandering Wednesday: Cranberry Lake Park

This time around my wandering brought me to a small park located in Oakland Township Michigan called Cranberry Lake Park. Cranberry Lake park encompasses about 213 acres of land. The trail loop itself is about 1.8 miles long or 2.89 km for the rest of you in the world. While on my hiking excursion IContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Cranberry Lake Park”

Wandering Wednesday: Bald Mountain Recreation Area

Today’s destination for wandering is the Bald Mountain Recreation Area. It’s not a mountain nor is it bald but hey, if it were up to me to come up with the name for this place it would probably be something ridiculous as pretty wooded area number 53 or something else as asinine. Almost as ridiculousContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Bald Mountain Recreation Area”