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In honor of the recent release of our new edition of Isle Royale National Park: Foot Trails & Water Routes all the above banner photos are from that wonderful Lake Superior park. Pondering a trip to the Island? Check out our updated coverage and downloadable maps by clicking here. Looking for something a little closer to home and shorter? Then head to Pretty Lake Complex, just an hour across the Mackinac Bridge in the eastern U.P. and read Jim DuFresne’s feature on the short portages, scenic backcountry campsites and wonderful fishing in this non-motorized quiet area.

We’re not only constantly adding new trails and maps, but also feature a newsletter and a blog by DuFresne, one of the best known recreational outdoor writers in Michigan. You can sign up for the Trail Mix Newsletter and receive its free trail map by clicking here.


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    Trail Talk Blog
    March 20, 2020 In Times Like These; Go Outdoors & Go Solo
    Joining other park systems, the Michigan DNR just announced that entry fees for state parks and trails will be suspended during the coronavirus pandemic. And to be totally safe from getting CODIV-19 the DNR recommended going solo. In the l… read more
    February 14, 2020 Drive-in or Walk-in? In Michigan We Need Both
    Walk-in or drive-in? In Michigan there is a need for both types of access but not on the same lake. That’s the debate they’re having in the Upper Peninsula over the future of Silver Lake Basin. The latest Trail Talk blog looks at the issue a… read more
    December 27, 2019 The Right of a Coyote to Live Next Door
    Who’s your neighbor? Five whitetail deer that ravish your tomato plants or your expensive landscaping? A squirrel that empties your bird feeder? A coyote eyeing your cat from behind a tree? In this Trail Talk blog for MichiganTrailMaps… read more
    November 20, 2019 A Moose hunt on Isle Royale? Bad Idea
    The moose population on Isle Royale has exceeded 2,000 and some Michigan lawmakers are pushing a resolution urging the National Park Service to stage a lottery hunt as a way to control the herd. In this latest Trail Talk blog from MichiganTr… read more
    Our Newest Maps are for Paddlers

    Our new Classic Paddles of Michigan map series features a chain of lakes in the U.P.

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    A Pretty Lake to Paddle

    Short portages and scenic campsites are the draw of this chain of lakes in the Upper Peninsula.

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    Manitou Islands Map Is Now Available

    Our new waterproof map covers North & South Manitou Islands in Sleeping Bear Dunes.

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