Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail, Glen Arbor

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When completed the Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail will run for 27 miles, from the northern end of Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore, where M-22 and County Road 651 meet, to a point just south of Empire on Manning Road. It will link Empire and the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore Visitor Center to Pierce Stocking Scenic Drive, the Dune Climb, Glen Haven, DH Day Campground, Glen Arbor, the Homestead Resort, Port Oneida, and Little Traverse Lake.
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  • Going early is what made this experience what it was. When we went at around 8 AM we got at least three hours to ourselves on the dunes and in the water. It was perfect. But as soon as we left the pla...  more »
  • I was lucky enough to hike the dune in solitude. It was mid November and overcast. This was such a memorable experience. All the climbing kept us warm and the sand was easier to climb in because it wa...  more »
  • A few years ago my family and I took a vacation to Traverse City, Michigan. The highlight of the trip was visiting the steep, mighty, and treacherous looking dunes. The hike up the dunes was a rough o...  more »
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