Thorne Swift Nature Preserve, Harbor Springs

#6 of 11 in Things to do in Harbor Springs
Wildlife Area · Nature / Park
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  • Upon arrival there were a couple of guys to help you parking and tell you which way to start on the trail. It was a beautiful walk and of course the lake view was gorgeous.  more »
  • A very well maintained set of pathways through the forest to the edge of Lake Michigan. The trail we took was mostly through balsam/ cedar wetland forest. A nice little pond is found part way to the.....  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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