When you’re looking for a fun way to experience the great outdoors without venturing too far from the Motor City, you’ve got a handful of options. Many folks opt to explore the Dequindre Cut, stroll along the banks of the Detroit River, or even head to a nearby metropark – but there’s one underrated destination near Detroit that has likely flown under your radar. Lace up your shoes and head out to explore.

Have you enjoyed the scenery at this tucked-away park near Detroit during previous outings? Share your favorite experiences with us in the comments below or recommend another underrated local natural attraction by filling out our official nomination form here.

If you’re searching for a waterfront adventure, check out this peaceful beach near Detroit.

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