Thorne Swift Nature Preserve, Harbor Springs

Wildlife Area · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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  • Beautiful short walk on mostly boardwalk and some wood chips. A few different walking paths that all lead out to Lake Michigan. Benches along the way to sit and listen to nature along with some...  more »
  • My wife and I enjoyed a morning walk around the preserve. It’s a gem, the manager is friendly and knowledgeable about the area, and he was very helpful with all the guests I saw him interact with...  more »
  • Nice nature area with a couple good trails. Waves were too big when we visited to go down to the water, but it’s a great area! Lots of plants labeled to look at along the trails and very well maintained trails. Ran by the little traverse land conservancy I believe.
  • Very nice. Surprised how informative & interesting it was. We walked the wooden trail through the woods to Lake Michigan ( not a long walk). Gift shop displays a lot of interesting artifacts & historical info about the area.

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