BALDWIN

Attractions

North Country Trails
Jones Ice Cream
Fishing
ATV Trails
Pere Marquette River - Canoeing/Kayaking

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Pere Marquette River

Perfect place to catch frogs

 

NORTH COUNTRY TRAIL

There are so many access points to the North Country Trail in this area.  This trail covers 8 states from North Dakota to Vermont.  Each trail brings something unique.

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Sterling Marsh Trail 

Boardwalk, Marsh Area, Tall Pines

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Nichols Lake 

Access point for the trail as well as a boardwalk leading to a nice beach area.  We heard and saw loons here.

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Bowman Lake Trail
A 1 mile loop along a lake and campsites.  You could see fish swimming from the shore.

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So many trails in the Manistee National Forest

 

LODGING

We booked this beautiful, full scribe log cabin that sat on the top of a bank overlooking the Pere Marquette.  We had campfires, fished, caught frogs, walked the two track its on, cooked meals, bird watched, and more all from this cabin!

You can find it here: 

https://www.airbnb.com/rooms/45973557

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EATS

We went up the same time as blessing of the bikes so we were not able to try out any up north restaurants but we did get ice cream at Jones downtown.  We also picked up a pizza from Pompeii and it was great!

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