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EXPLORE: Parks, Trails, and Attractions in Oakland County

November 20th 2020

Be sure to call or check online to see if a destination is open:

Shiawassee River Earns “National Water Trail” Designation

October 26th 2020

The Shiawassee River Water Trail is eighty-eight miles in length stretching from Holly, MI to Chesaning, MI, crossing through four counties in mid-Michigan. 

Explore: Raintree Park and the New “Storybook Trail” in Troy

October 26th 2020

Part of the trail is in a forested area so there is a great opportunity for families to enjoy nature during their visit.

Explore: A Stroll Through Downtown Farmington

October 16th 2020

From there it was easy to spot details that make Downtown Farmington unique, especially now with their Halloween-themed Grand Raven Festival…

Video: Up Close View as Hawk Hunts in Woodland Hills Park, Farmington Hills

October 7th 2020

But a Wednesday morning walk at Woodland Hills Nature Park in Farmington Hills gave this reporter an up close look at a red tail hawk hunting in the forest. 

Explore: A Stroll Through Hazel Park

September 16th 2020

Hazel Park, MI –  Hazel Park is a place with plenty to see, and it was a joy to get some steps in along John R., 10 Mile, and 9 Mile and some of the neighborhoods in between.

Explore: 4,461 Acres of Nature and Fun at Stony Creek Metropark

August 23rd 2020

Even after several visits there is still much to explore in this 4,461 acre oasis. 

Explore: A Stroll Through Downtown Rochester

April 21st 2020

Downtown Rochester has the best of two worlds – a thriving shopping district with eclectic locally owned shops and restaurants, plus a serene bit of nature with the Rochester River Walk and the Paint Creek Trail.

Things to See: A Stroll Through Downtown Birmingham

April 13th 2020

Spotting details on walks is a great way to give your brain and your body a temporary break from the worries of contemporary life.

Things to See: A Stroll Through Downtown Ferndale

April 7th 2020

But there is plenty to be seen, including the Downtown Development Authority’s investment in public art…