Fields Preserve

Year Established

2000

Size

114 acres

Bio

This preserve honors Helen M. Fields and George & Eva May Hibbler Sr. Farmed by the family since the 1920’s, the fields, woodlands, and streams maintain the rural character of the watershed. This preserve is close to the headwaters of Schoof’s Creek, an important Walloon Lake feeder stream.
Resort Pike Road, Resort Township, Emmet County

Location

Features

  • Marked trails and parking
  • Good birding
  • Open field
  • Hardwood forest
  • Cedar swamp
  • Natural spring and stream
  • Hunting with permisstion

Activities

  • Hiking
  • Birding
  • X-Country & Snowshoeing
  • Hunting
  • Parking

Directions / Parking

Parking area on Resort Pike Road, south of School Road. A mowed trail through the field leads into the preserve.