Indian Garden Nature Area

Year Established

1986, 1989, 1992, 1997

Size

106 acres

Bio

This nature area combines the Terrell, Millikan, and Moore Preserves and Woodland Partnership Preserve for 106 total acres, boasting well-maintained trails, glacially-sculpted hills, a woodland stream, and small open meadow.

Location

Resort Township, Emmet County

Features

  • Marked trails and parking
  • Ideal area for hiking, mountain biking, cross country skiing, and snow shoeing
  • Good birding
  • Upland hardwood forest
  • Scattered evergreens
  • Hilly terrain
  • Wetlands
  • Open Meadow
  • Seasonal creek along trail
  • Hunting with permission

Activities

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

Directions / Parking

The main entrance and yellow trailhead is across from 7701 S. Indian Garden Road. The blue trailheads are across from 7577 and 6849 S. Indian Garden Road.