Wandering Wednesday: Lake St.Clair Metro Park

This week I managed to get a bit further from home making it all the way to Lake St.Clair Metro Park located in Harrison Township Michigan. The weather this morning was a bit snowy so i didn’t want to explore an area that’s too far from home. Then again is it really exploring an areaContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Lake St.Clair Metro Park”

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: 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: 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”

Wandering Wednesday: The Trolley Trail

I think the last time I was on this trail it was when i went bike riding with my dad when I was small child. The trolley trail is about 2 miles long with varied elevations making it a moderately challenging trail. Another feature of this trail is that unlike the trails located by StonyContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: The Trolley Trail”

Wandering Wednesday: Return to Don Green Nature Way

It’s been awhile since I hiked along this particular trail. It’s just as green as it was last year, perhaps greener due to all the summer rain we in Michigan have received recently. That being said be sure to bring the big spray; there are a ton of mosquitoes in the area. They say youContinue reading “Wandering Wednesday: Return to Don Green Nature Way”

Hiking Excursion: Indian Springs Metropark

These photos were captured back in May 2021. Indian springs Metro Park is located in White Lake Michigan and is about an hours drive from downtown Detroit. The park encompasses over 2215 acres of land most of which is in the woods. Overall I was quite impressed with the trails here at this park. AlthoughContinue reading “Hiking Excursion: Indian Springs Metropark”

Hiking Excursions Draper Twin Lake Park

Author’s Note: The Photos feature in this post were captured on June 17 2021 Located in Rochester Michigan, this isn’t what I would call a typical hike. In fact I stumbled upon this particular location by random chance. Originally, I had plan on traveling to a different area to capture some photos of the sunrise.Continue reading “Hiking Excursions Draper Twin Lake Park”

Hiking Excursions at Port Crescent State Park

Author’s Note: The photos featured in this post were captured in the beginning of April 2021. When I was a teenager I recall passing through Port Huron on a road trip with some friends into Canada. I never explored any of the area or any of it’s parks or hiking trails. So i was prettyContinue reading “Hiking Excursions at Port Crescent State Park”