Hartwick Pines State Park


Also found in: Wikipedia.

Hartwick Pines State Park


Location:In Crawford County, 3 miles north of I-75 Exit 259 on M-93, northeast of Grayling.
Facilities:100 modern campsites, organization campground, rustic cabin, picnic area and shelter, modern restrooms, trails, fishing piers, visitor center/museum (é).
Activities:Camping, fishing, hiking, hunting, cross-country skiing, mountain biking, wildlife observation, interpretive programs.
Special Features:Park's principal feature is a 49-acre forest of Old Growth Pines, one of the last remaining tracts of virgin pines in the Midwest. The Hartwick Pines Logging Museum (closed in winter) is located near the park's Michigan Forest Visitor Center, which offers exhibits and displays relating to Michigan's forests.
Address:4216 Ranger Rd
Grayling, MI 49738

Phone:989-348-7068
Web: www.michigandnr.com/parksandtrails/ParksandTrailsInfo.aspx?id=453
Size: 9,762 acres.

See other parks in Michigan.
References in periodicals archive ?
Throughout the week, journalists will experience outdoor recreation -- salmon fishing on Lake Michigan, snorkeling in Lake Michigan, canoe and kayaking the Muskegon River and the AuSable River, cycling along the Lake Michigan shore from Ludington to Silver Lake, dune rides, hiking, scuba diving the wrecks at Thunder Bay National Marine Sanctuary, paddling the Pere Marquette River, Hartwick Pines State Park, birdwatching, Great Lakes Lighthouses, learn to fly fish on the Black River, and many of Michigan's world class golf courses; heritage tours at White Pine Village, Shrine of the Pines, Ziibiwing Cultural Center of the Saginaw Chippewa Tribe, as well as art galleries and studios, a sampling of local eateries, and accommodations.
org and click on fall color update 10/1/2003 - 10/31/2003 GRAYLING The Archaeology of Hartwick Pines State Park - Hartwick Pines Logging Museum
Enjoy a month-long exhibit in the Michigan Forest Visitor Center at Hartwick Pines State Park.