Sterling State Park


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Sterling State Park


Location:In Monroe County, northeast of I-75 Exit 15,
Facilities:256 modern campsites, picnic area, 2 picnic shelters, playground, 3 fishing piers, boat launch, multi-use trails (é).
Activities:Camping, boating, fishing, swimming, hiking, biking, cross-country skiing, wildlife viewing, interpretive programs.
Special Features:Michigan's only state park on Lake Erie, Park is along the major flyway for migratory birds and a great place to see waterfowl, raptors, song birds, and wetland plants.
Address:2800 State Park Rd
Monroe, MI 48162

Phone:734-289-2715
Web: www.michigandnr.com/parksandtrails/ParksandTrailsInfo.aspx?id=497
Size: 1,300 acres.

See other parks in Michigan.
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The creation of River Raisin National Battlefield Park is one more step forward for the region, as it continues to reclaim its historical and cultural assets: The River Raisin Heritage Trail connects Lake Erie, Sterling State Park (one of the top state parks in Michigan, welcoming more than 700,000 visitors each year), the battlefield, and Monroe's downtown.
5 million in bonds were issued to fund a now-completed major renovation at Sterling State Park in Southeast Michigan and are to date the only issuance from a $100 million 1994 authorization.
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And we've worked with state and national agencies to connect our site via trails to nearby Sterling State Park and the Detroit River International Wildlife Refuge.
The service will be available at Charles Mears State Park, Sterling State Park and East Tawas State Dock when those locations reopen in April 2005.