Critters in the Moonlight – Back by popular demand, Hartwick Pines State Park will once again offer its Critters in the Moonlight Halloween Walk on Saturday, Oct. 12, from 5 to 8:30 p.m. While this program is especially designed for families with young children, all who come out will enjoy walking along the Old Growth Trail lit […]
Evening in the Logging Camp – On Saturday evening, September 14th from 7pm to 9pm, visitors to Hartwick Pines State Park will have the opportunity to journey back to the year 1896 and meet some of the members of the Salling, Hanson and Company’s “Section 9 Camp” as they prepare for the upcoming winter logging […]
Black Iron Days – Hartwick Pines State Park will host the annual Black Iron Days Festival on August 24 & 25; the largest annual gathering of blacksmiths in Michigan. Over 50 craftsmen and women will be on hand demonstrating their trade at the logging museum located at the park. The two-day event, taking place from […]
Forest Fest – The Department of Natural Resources and Environment announced that the Michigan Forest Visitor Center at Hartwick Pines State Park will host its annual Forest Fest on Saturday, Aug. 10, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Forest Fest will provide fun, educational activities designed to help children and families learn about this important […]
Hartwick Pines State Park in Grayling will host its annual Wood Shaving Days Festival on July 20 & 21 at the park’s Logging Museum. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. each day, visitors can enjoy the sights, sounds and scents of the historic steam-powered sawmill cutting logs into pine boards; listen to traditional music and […]
Hartwick Pines State Park History Series: “A Tour of Deward, Michigan—Last of the Lumber Boomtowns”, 2pm, meet at the Michigan Forest Visitor Center.
Hartwick Pines State Park History Series: “The Environmental Impact of the White Pine Lumber Era”, 2pm
North Country Corner is hosting its annual fashion show on Sunday, October 28, 2pm-4pm at the Grayling Country Club. Tickets $10, available at North Country Corner.
The Forest of Fear, a haunted trail walk, is scheduled for every weekend in October. For the brave of heart! TIME: 7:00pm to 11:00pm every Friday and Saturday WHERE: 1316 S. Stephan Bridge Rd. 1/2 mile north of M-72 East, Grayling, Michigan Cost: $5.00 for everyone For more information call: (989) 745-2451 or (989) 390-6241
Winter Fun Days at Hanson Hills Recreation area is scheduled for February 1-3, 2013. There will be lots of fun things to do starting Friday with Dollar night, DJ outside and a marshmallow roast over the campfire. The events continue Saturday & Sunday with free lift tickets and trail passes. Other events include a Big […]