Parks and Recreation Press Releases

June 2017
Bridge that services Lincoln Hills-area trails has been replaced; trail open to all users

The bridge that services the Lincoln Hills ORV route, Snowmobile Trail #35 and the Silver Creek Pathway in Lake County has reopened following a bridge replacement project. (updated June 30, 2017)

Recent flooding causes 1-mile closure on Fred Meijer White Pine Trail State Park

The trail closure is located between 180th Avenue and Johnson Road, just 5 miles south of Big Rapids in Mecosta Township. A detour route has been identified and signed. (updated June 28, 2017)

Vehicle access restricted to Lake Skegemog boating access site due to county road reconstruction; Baggs Road limited to local traffic only

Kalkaska County Road Commission will reconstruct Baggs Road, located off M-72 between Williamsburg and Kalkaska, in Kalkaska County. Road construction, beginning July 5, will limit vehicles to local-only traffic, and as a result, vehicle access to the Lake Skegemog boating access site will be limited. The Baggs Road reconstruction project is slated to take 90 days to complete. (updated June 28, 2017)

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