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Best trails in Yankee Springs Recreation Area

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Looking for a great trail in Yankee Springs Recreation Area, Michigan? AllTrails has 10 great hiking trails, forest trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 7 easy trails in Yankee Springs Recreation Area ranging from 0.8 to 12.7 miles and from 751 to 977 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

Three special points of interest in Yankee Springs are: Devil's Soupbowl, a glacially carved kettle formation, Graves Hill Overlook and The Pines. The park has mountain biking, horseback riding trails, fishing piers, beaches and nine lakes for fishing and lots of winter activities.

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Map of trails in Yankee Springs Recreation Area
Park information
Acreage:
5,200 acres
Contact
(269) 795-9081
Helpful links
Top trails (10)
#1 - Yankee Springs Recreation Area Trail
Yankee Springs Recreation Area
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Length: 10.5 mi • Est. 4 h 44 m
Yankee Springs Recreation Area Trail is a 10.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Middleville, Michigan that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trailShow more
#2 - Deep Lake Trail
Yankee Springs Recreation Area
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Length: 10.4 mi • Est. 4 h 43 m
Deep Lake Trail is a 10.4 mile loop trail located near Middleville, Michigan that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily used for hiking and mountain biking and is accessibleShow more
#3 - Graves Hill Overlook and Hall Lake Loop
Yankee Springs Recreation Area
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Length: 1.9 mi • Est. 52 m
Graves Hill Overlook and Hall Lake Loop is a 1.9 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Middleville, Michigan that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of acShow more
#4 - North Country Trail: Yankee Springs Segment
Yankee Springs Recreation Area
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Length: 12.7 mi • Est. 5 h 52 m
North Country Trail: Yankee Springs Segment is a 12.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Middleville, Michigan that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail Show more
#5 - Long Lake Trail
Yankee Springs Recreation Area
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Length: 6 mi • Est. 2 h 38 m
Long Lake Trail is a 6 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Middleville, Michigan that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and isShow more
#6 - Graves Hill Overlook, Devil's Soup Bowl and Hall Lake Loop
Yankee Springs Recreation Area
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Length: 2.7 mi • Est. 1 h 14 m
Graves Hill Overlook, Devil's Soup Bowl and Hall Lake Loop is a 2.7 mile loop trail located near Middleville, Michigan that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily usShow more
#7 - Chief Noonday Trail
Yankee Springs Recreation Area
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Length: 3.1 mi
Chief Noonday Trail is a 3.1 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Middleville, Michigan that features a great forest setting and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarShow more
#8 - Hall Lake Loop
Yankee Springs Recreation Area
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 56 m
Hall Lake Loop is a 2.2 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Middleville, Michigan that features a lake. The trail is good for all skill levels and is primarily used for hiking, trail runniShow more
#9 - Yankee Springs Horsemans Camp Loop
Yankee Springs Recreation Area
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Length: 4.8 mi
Yankee Springs Horsemans Camp Loop is a 4.8 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near Middleville, Michigan that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is prShow more
#10 - Sassafras Trail
Yankee Springs Recreation Area
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Length: 0.8 mi • Est. 20 m
Sassafras Trail is a 0.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Wayland, Michigan that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nShow more