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Explore: West Bloomfield Woods Nature Preserve

February 7th 2021

These challenges are worth it though as the trail leads over ravines and includes a couple scenic outlook points.

Explore: Lake Erie Metropark

January 28th 2021

The park is a tracking place for hawk migration, and a sculpture includes pictures of the various birds one might see and the time of year they pass through.

Explore: Innovation Hills in Rochester Hills

December 5th 2020

Innovation Hills is a dynamic park growing before the eyes of it’s visitors, and I look forward to doing an update next year as more of it is completed. 

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.