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This One Easy Hike In Michigan Will Lead You Someplace Unforgettable

We can’t think of a better way to connect with the magnificence of nature in Michigan than hiking. Thing is, some hiking experiences yield a higher payoff than others in terms of what you’ll see when you get to the finish line.

That’s where Sleeping Bear National Lakeshore comes in handy, specifically Empire Bluff. We’ve found some great reasons why you should make this relatively easy hike part of your regimen. Check ’em out.

I don’t know about you, but I think I’ve got my next day trip planned. You’ll find this trail in Empire, Michigan, on Wilco Road. Be sure when you go to be cautious of poison ivy…and also use sun protection.

Tell us, what are your favorite memories of hiking this trail?

Serena Maria Daniels
Serena Maria Daniels is an award-winning freelance journalist in Detroit, by way of Chicago, by way of the West Coast. She writes about Michigan for OIYS. Serena enjoys learning about language and culture and taking road trips with her beagle Ralph.