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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, nature trips, and bird watching and is best used from April until October.

Length 0.8 mi Elevation gain 6 ft Route type Loop
Hiking Nature trips Walking Bird watching Forest Lake Views
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Charity Dear
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Nature trips

Fun little trail for kids. Has fun facts about nature along the way.

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Brandon Beeler
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Hiking

Nature trail, old growth. Beautiful walk. Not a full on hike but you can add on long lake trail

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Nate K
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More of nature trail than a hike, but good for small kids.

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Kaitlan Ware
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Douglas Dingman
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Douglas P Wolf
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Crystal Holmes
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Sean Cahill
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Tina Triick
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Kathryn VanDerMeer
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Christie S
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Richard L
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Phil Courtright
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Laurel Budlong
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Niki Christian
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Leanne Wilkins
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Doug Muirhead
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Corey Simon
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Stephanie Colwell
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Nick Hanchett
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Jill Owens
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