Cultural Event: Adventurous Hikes on the NCTA

Hike the Manistee National Forest this season with the North Country Trail Alliance! Hikes are approximately 10 miles in length and more or less every other week with a few exceptions. Experienced hike leader, Joan Young, of the Spirit of the Woods Chapter will lead the hikes. Hikes begin at 2pm and will be one direction only. Vehicles will be places at the end point to return drivers/hikers to the beginning. Below is information about the hikes.

Date Location Miles
Sunday, September 17th Skocelas Rd. to High Bridge 11.2 mile hike
Sunday, October 1st High Bridge to Red Bridge 10.9 mile hike
Sunday, October 15th Red Bridge to Hodenpyl 10.1 mile hike

Sign up in advance recommended to be sure there are enough vehicle spots. Joan has also requested one or two people who would agree to help with car spotting. To sign up, please contact Joan Young at or call 231-757-2205.