Pinckney Recreation Area - Jan. 12, Volunteer Stewardship Workday - CANCELED

Date:  January 12, 2020  
Time:  10:00 AM - 01:00 PM
Location: Pinckney Recreation Area, 8555 Silver Hill Road, Pinckney, MI 48169

Contact: Kelsey Dillon, Natural Resource Steward 517-388-8517

Hardworking Stewardship Volunteers

This event has been canceled due to inclement weather.

Meet at the Halfmoon Lake entrance. From North Territorial Road, take Hankerd Road north until you see the entrance on the left. Map/GPS coordinates: 42.4140822,-83.9927

Hankerd dry sand prairie and oak barrens is an ecologically valuable place that needs ongoing removal of invasive shrubs to keep it in good condition. We will be cutting small black locust and any other shrubs that don’t belong to protect this site and the native plants that call it home. Please contact Kelsey at 517-388-8517 for questions about the workday. 

Please register using the volunteer registration form or via email to Additional information is available via the DNR Volunteer Stewardship webpage. For more information about invasive species, please visit

Please Note: Dates occasionally change and events may be canceled due to inclement weather and other reasons. Please call the event contact to confirm dates/times prior to your arrival.

A Recreation Passport is required for vehicle entry into Michigan state parks. To make a camping reservation, visit or call 1-800-447-2757.

Sign up for the parks you are interested in volunteering and you will be notified about upcoming volunteer steward events.