Pierce Stocking Scenic Drive Under Evaluation

Every year at the Lake Michigan Overlook #9 on the Pierce Stocking Scenic Drive, visitors are lured off the boardwalk. Despite posted warnings, people descend the 450 foot high rock and sand bluff. the sight of others doing so may give the impression that this is a safe activity. It is not safe. rangers routinelyContinue reading “Pierce Stocking Scenic Drive Under Evaluation”

Nationally Significant Features of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore

by Bill Herd It’s always fun to go to a park, whether it’s a local park with swings and a ball field, or a state park with camping, hiking, and fishing. But National Parks are different. Sure there are still lots of ways to have fun there, but that is not the main reason forContinue reading “Nationally Significant Features of the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore”