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Hartwick Pines Logging Museum Visitor Information

Season Dates and Hours | Admission and parking | Location | Parking | Amenities | Photography | Accessibility | Pets

Please allow two hours to tour the museum exhibits and forest trail. The park also offers camping, picnicking, biking, and other seasonal activities.

2023 Season Dates and Hours

Hartwick Pines State Park is open year-round. The logging museum is open daily on the following schedule:

  • April 29 - May 26: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
  • May 27 - Sept. 3: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sept. 4 - Oct. 29: 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

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Admission to the logging museum is free; however, a Recreation Passport is required for vehicle entry to the park. Free parking is available in the park.

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Hartwick Pines Logging Museum is located in Hartwick Pines State Park, eight miles northeast of Grayling on M-93. From I-75, take exit 259.

3612 State Park Drive
Grayling, MI 49738

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While visiting Hartwick Pines State Park, the following amenities are available:

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Personal photography without flash for private use is permitted in the buildings and on the grounds. Photographs may not be published, sold or otherwise distributed for commercial purposes.

Photography for weddings and other special events is allowed on the grounds and in the buildings during regular open hours with advance permission. Please contact us in advance to schedule a time.

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The visitor center and logging museum are barrier-free. The Old-Growth Forest Trail is paved but includes two steep grades. A wheelchair may be borrowed, subject to availability. Service animals are always welcomed.

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Pets accompanied by and under the control of their human friends are welcomed on the grounds of this site. Pets may not enter any building. See Department of Natural Resources rules and other information on Pet-Friendly Recreation.

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For more information

Email us at or telephone 989-348-2537.

Updated 03/13/2023