Tons of Fun ahead

Tons of Fun ahead
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The summer season is in full bloom, from Davonna’s Drum Circle events in Flint’s Riverbank Park to outdoor yoga in the park, there are many events and activities that offer a natural escape just outside your door.

DAILY; HOURS VARY
HANDS-ON PLAY
Flint Children’s Museum (FCM)
1602 W. University Ave.
Flint, MI 48504
810-767-5437
Let the kids run, climb and explore the FCM’s Discovery Zone and its many educational exhibits. Check out “Sproutside,” a natural exhibit area where your kids can experience the great outdoors along with educational programs, physical activities, or even a picnic lunch.
Hours: Tues. – Sat., 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Sun, 12 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Cost: $6 per person
Financial Aid: Discounted rates are available through the Museums for All program. Guests are asked to present a valid Bridge Card and photo ID to receive up to four admissions for $3 each.
Parking: FREE
Learn more: thefcm.org

DAILY; HOURS VARY
FREE FAMILY DAY
Flint Institute of Arts (FIA)
1120 E. Kearsley St.
Flint, MI 48503
810-234-1695
Visitors will love experiencing the FIA’s free glassblowing demonstrations, which take place between 11 a.m. and 5 p.m. Saturdays. Bridge Card-holders can enjoy free admission to the Flint Institute of Arts, a participant in the Museums for All program. Present your Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) card and a valid photo ID to the Visitor Services representative at the FIA lobby’s front desk to get up to four individual entry passes. Please note: Passes cannot be applied to special events or group programs. Enjoy free admission all day Saturday, courtesy of Huntington Bank.
Hours: Mon. – Fri., noon – 5:00 p.m.; Sat., 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Sun., 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Cost: FREE
Learn more: flintarts.org

OPEN DAILY; 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
SAGINAW ZOO
1730 S. Washington Ave.
Saginaw, MI 48601
989-759-1408
Grab the kids and take a trek through the Saginaw Zoo, which boasts more than 150 animals and an amazing Wetland Experience Center, which has a natural well and ecosystem that supports native plants and fish. The exhibit includes an underwater viewing area and crawl-through beaver dam. The zoo also is home to a special Horticultural Center where kids are encouraged to help plant, water and care for a variety of plants used to feed some of the zoo’s animals. Mark your calendar for its Zoo-Vie Night, Aug. 22 (8 p.m. – 10 p.m.). Additional details can be found at the website.
Fee: Admission ($5); Veterans (Discount with ID); Under 11 Months (FREE)
Discounted Entry: Thrifty Tuesday $3 Admission
Learn more: saginawzoo.com

DAILY: HOURS VARY
Sloan Museum – Courtland Center Mall
4190 E. Court St. Burton, MI 48509
810-237-3450
Come out and enjoy the Sloan Museum Courtland Center Mall’s “Robot Zoo,” which gives an inside look at the complex inner workings of mechanical robots and insight into how real animals function, too. Visitors will love the robotic animals, hands-on activities, and demonstrations of how animals like chameleons change colors, how squid propel themselves, and how flies crawl across ceilings. The Sloan Museum is located inside Courtland Center, accessible through the Court Street mall entrance, right next to El Cozumel Mexican Grill.
Ages: Museum is open to all ages.
Cost: FREE to Genesee County residents, veterans, active-duty military families, teachers and children under 1.
Cost (non-residents): $7 adults, $6 seniors, $5 ages 2 – 11
Hours: Mon. – Sat., 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.; Sun., Noon – 5:00 p.m.; Last admittance at 4:30 p.m.
Learn more: Call 810-237-3450 or visit sloanlongway.org

MONDAYS; 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
BALLROOM DANCE
Brennan Senior Center
1301 Pingree
Flint, MI 48503
Learn basic and intermediate ballroom dance steps at this popular class headed by Dwayne and Sonyita Clemons.
Ages: Seniors 55 and up
Cost: $2 per person
Learn more: Call Total Life Prosperity at 810-293-3391 or visit the Facebook page.

2nd MONDAYS; 5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.
MINDFUL MONDAY
Crim Fitness Foundation
452 S. Saginaw St.
Flint, MI 48502
810-235-3396
Come out and get your “calm on” at free yoga night at the Crim Fitness Foundation. Wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing. Yoga mats will be available to borrow if you don’t have your own. There is no charge for sessions, but donations are accepted.
Ages: Ages 8 and older
Cost: FREE
Registration: Register at crim.org
Learn more: Call 810-235-3396 or visit crim.org

TUESDAYS; 6:15 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.
HUSTLE CLASS
New Jerusalem COFY Center (Summer location)
1015 E. Carpenter Road
Flint, MI 48505
Learn basic and intermediate hustle steps at this popular class headed by Dwayne and Sonyita Clemons.
Ages: All ages are welcome.
Cost: $2 per person
Learn more: Call host Total Life Prosperity at 810-293-3391 or visit the Facebook page.

WEDNESDAYS; 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
BALLROOM DANCE
Brennan Senior Center
1301 Pingree
Flint, MI
Learn basic and intermediate ballroom dance steps at this popular class headed by Dwayne and Sonyita Clemons.
Ages: Seniors 55 and up
Cost: $2 per person
Learn more: Call host Total Life Prosperity at 810-293-3391 or visit the Facebook page. 

1st WEDNESDAYS; 5:15 p.m. – 6:15 p.m.
COMMUNITY YOGA
Crim Fitness Foundation
452 S. Saginaw St., Suite 100
Flint, MI 48502
810-235-3396
Come out and get your “calm on” at free yoga night at the Crim Fitness Foundation. Wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing. Yoga mats will be available to borrow if you don’t have your own. There is no charge for sessions, but donations are accepted.
Ages: Ages 8 and older
Cost: FREE
Registration: Register at crim.org
Learn more: Call 810-235-3396 or visit crim.org

WEDNESDAYS; 4:30 p.m. – 5:30 p.m.
COMMUNITY YOGA (NORTH)
Brownell Holmes STEM Academy
6302 Oxley Drive
Flint, MI 48505
Come out and get your “calm on” at free yoga night at the Crim Fitness Foundation. Wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing. Yoga mats will be available to borrow if you don’t have your own. There is no charge for sessions, but donations are accepted.
Ages: Ages 8 and older
Cost: FREE
Registration: Register at crim.org
Learn more: Call 810-235-3396 or visit crim.org

THURSDAYS; 5:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.
COMMUNITY YOGA (SOUTH)
Southwestern High School
1420 W. 12th St.
Flint, MI 48507
Come out and get your “calm on” at free yoga night at the Crim Fitness Foundation. Wear comfortable, loose-fitting clothing. Yoga mats will be available to borrow if you don’t have your own. There is no charge for sessions, but donations are accepted.
Ages: Ages 8 and older
Cost: FREE
Registration: Register at crim.org
Learn more: Call 810-235-3396 or visit crim.org

FRIDAYS; Basic/Intermediate 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.; Advance 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
BALLROOM DANCE
Hasselbring Senior Center
1002 W. Home Ave.
Flint, MI 48503
Learn basic and intermediate ballroom dance steps from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at this popular class headed by Dwayne and Sonyita Clemons. When you’re ready to move up join the advanced ballroom class from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
Ages: Seniors age 55 and up
Cost: $2 per person
Learn more: Call 810-293-3391 or visit the “Classy Moves” Production Facebook page.

1st FRIDAYS
FRIDAY, AUGUST 2: 11:30 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.
SAGINAW ZOO – BROWN BAG LUNCH SERIES
1730 S. Washington Ave.
Saginaw, MI 48601
989-759-1408
Enjoy the Saginaw Zoo’s Brown Bag Lunch Series, which occurs on the first Friday of the month in the Zoo’s classroom. Topics change monthly, so check the calendar for this month’s presentation.
Fee: FREE
Learn more: saginawzoo.com

1st FRIDAYS
FRIDAYS, AUGUST 2; 6:00 p.m.
Monarchs: A Vanishing Species
Longway Planetarium
1310 E Kearsley St.
Flint, MI 48503
810- 237-3400
Families love “First Friday” events. This month attend “Monarchs: A Vanishing Species.” Guests are invited to attend a free 7 p.m. screening of “Oceans: Our Blue Planet” following the presentation.

Cost: FREE Members; $3.50 adults, $2.50 seniors, $2.50 ages 2-11
Learn more:  sloanlongway.org

2nd FRIDAYS
FRIDAYS, JULY 12; 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
SECOND FRIDAYS ARTWALK
Greater Flint Arts Council
816 S. Saginaw St.
Flint, MI 48502
810-238-2787
Grab the family and enjoy ARTWALK’s walking tour of Flint’s many art galleries. The event takes place every second Friday of the month. Locations vary. Call or visit the website for the event’s starting point.
Cost: FREE
Learn more: greaterflintartscouncil.org

1st SATURDAYS; 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
VOLUNTEER STEWARDSHIP AT FOR-MAR GARDENS
For-Mar Nature Preserve and Arboretum
2142 Genesee Road
Burton, MI 48509
800-648-PARK
Get your green thumb on at For-Mar’s Volunteer Stewardship Days. Participants gather from 9 a.m. to noon the first Saturday of the month through September for fun, fellowship and the opportunity to learn more about gardening. Bring gloves for activities in the main garden or children’s gardens.
Cost: FREE
Ages: For participants ages 10 and up.
Registration: Call 810-789-8567 to confirm your participation
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

SATURDAYS; 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
FREE FAMILY DAY
Flint Institute of Arts (FIA)
1120 E. Kearsley St.
Flint, MI 48503
810-234-1695
Thanks to the support of Huntington Bank the Flint Institute of Arts provides visitors with free access on Saturdays.
Hours: Mon. – Fri., noon – 5 p.m.; Sat., 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.; Sun., 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.
Cost: Saturdays FREE
Learn more: flintarts.org

SUNDAYS; 11:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
YOGA IN THE GARDENS
Applewood Estates
1400 E. Kearsley St.
Flint, MI 48503
Join Crim community yoga instructors for a free yoga session for participants of all experience levels. The free sessions Sundays throughout June are designed to build strength, flexibility and mindfulness. Wear comfortable clothing and bring water, along with your own mat if you have one. A limited number of mats are available on a first come, first served basis.
Cost: FREE
Ages: All ages
Registration: Not required
Learn more: crim.org (search calendar events)

1st SUNDAYS, 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
APPLIED AWARENESS NATURE-BASED MEDITATION
For-Mar Nature Preserve and Arboretum
2142 Genesee Road
Burton, MI 48509
800-648-PARK
Join meditation expert Todd Robinson for his relaxing meditations on the grounds of For-Mar. Participants will learn helpful relaxation and stress-relieving tips. Wear comfortable clothing and bring a towel or mat to sit on.
Ages: All ages and abilities
Cost: FREE
Registration: Not required
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

EVENTS

July 29, 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
FOR-MAR’S ANIMAL POSE YOGA
For-Mar Nature Preserve  
2142 Genesee Road
Burton, MI 48509
800-648-PARK.
Kids of all ages are invited to join in For-Mar’s Animal Pose, low-impact yoga event.
Ages: All are welcome
Cost: FREE
Registration: Not required
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

July 30, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
DRUM CIRCLE

Riverbank Park, Amphitheater
328 Saginaw Street
Flint, MI 48502
800-648-PARK
Relieve stress and connect with nature and neighbors at this community drum circle headed by Davonna. A limited number of drums will be available on a first come, first served basis. Everyone is asked to bring something to sit on.
Ages: 13 and older
Cost: FREE
Registration: No registration required
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

 

July 30, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
TAI CHI
For-Mar Nature Preserve and Arboretum
2142 Genesee Road
Burton, MI 48509
800-648-PARK
Everyone is invited to join in this Tai Chi class, which involves movements performed in a slow, focused manner.
Ages: All are welcome
Cost: $2 per participant
Registration: Required by July 29
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

July 31, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
SUPERHERO TRAINING SCHOOL: SNAKES
For-Mar Nature Preserve and Arboretum
2142 Genesee Road
Burton, MI 48509
800-648-PARK
Everyone is invited to join in this superhero training class focused on slithering snakes. You’ll meet live reptiles and help build snake habitats with For-Mar naturalists.
Ages: All are welcome
Cost: FREE
Registration: No registration required
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

July 31, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

POP UP GOLF

Windiate Park
Pengelly Rd. & Milton Drive
Flint, MI 48509
800-648-PARK
Youth 9 and younger are invited to come out and learn the fundamentals of golf from Northside Golf Academy and PGA member Klenton Sparks, Sr. The park is located at the intersection of Pengelly Road & Milton Drive.
Ages: 9 and younger
Cost: FREE
Registration: Registration is required by July 30
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

Aug. 1; 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
YOGA IN NATURE
For-Mar Preserve & Arboretum
2142 Genesee Road
Burton, MI 48509
800-648-PARK
Teens and adults will enjoy this slow-paced yoga session. Bring a blanket or your own yoga mat. Mats also are available on a first come, first-served basis. Dress for the weather.
Ages: Teens and adults
Cost: $2 per person
Registration: Required by July 31
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

Aug. 2; 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
NUTRITION IN THE TREEHOUSE
For-Mar Preserve & Arboretum
2142 Genesee Road
Burton, MI 48509
800-648-PARK
Everyone will love this tasty educational event, featuring lessons from trained nutrition instructors.
Ages: All are welcome
Cost: FREE
Registration: No registration required
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

Aug. 3; 1:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.
KEEP GENESEE COUNTY BEAUTIFUL: ATER 9’s KICKBALL
Brennan Park Pavilion
1301 Pingree Avenue
Flint, MI 48503
800-648-PARK
The entire family will love participating in this day of fun with activities, face painting, food and kickball.
Ages: All are welcome
Cost: FREE
Registration: No registration required
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

Aug. 3, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

POP UP GOLF

FLEMMING PARK
Flemming Rd. & Canniff St.
Flint, MI 48504
800-648-PARK
Youth 9 and younger are invited to come out and learn the fundamentals of golf from Northside Golf Academy and PGA member Klenton Sparks, Sr. The park is located at the intersection of Flemming Road and Canniff Street.
Ages: 9 and younger
Cost: FREE
Registration: Required by July 30
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

 

Aug. 5, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
KEEP GENESEE COUNTY BEAUTIFUL: WALK WITH EASE

Eldorado Vista

3201 Stevenson St.

Flint, MI 48504
Everyone will enjoy an hour of worry-free walking.
Ages: All are welcome
Cost: FREE
Registration: Not required
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

 

Aug. 5, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
WINGS AND THINGS: BUTTERFLIES AND BEES, OH MOTHS!

E.A. Cummings Event Center (near For-Mar Turtle Mobile)

6130 Mt. Morris Road

Mt. Morris, MI 48458

Meet up with a For-Mar naturalist on a hike aimed at discovering fun facts and the habitats of butterflies, bees and moths.
Ages: Teens and adults
Cost: FREE
Registration: Not required
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

 

Aug. 6, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
LUNCH ON THE LAWN
Flint Public Library
1026 East Kearsley Street

Flint, MI 48502
810-232-7111
Weather permitting, families are invited to bring their own picnic lunch and enjoy lawn games, stories and enjoy other fun activities. In case of inclement weather, everyone will move indoors to the Children’s Learning Place.
Ages: All are welcome
Cost: FREE. Bring your own lunch and beverages
Registration: No registration required
Learn more: flintpl.info

Aug. 6, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
TAI CHI
For-Mar Nature Preserve and Arboretum
2142 Genesee Road
Burton, MI 48509
800-648-PARK
Everyone is invited to join in this Tai Chi class, which involves movements performed in a slow, focused manner.
Ages: All are welcome
Cost: $2 per participant
Registration: Required by Aug. 5
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

Aug. 6, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
DRUM CIRCLE WITH DAVONNA

Riverbank Park, Amphitheater
328 Saginaw Street
Flint, MI 48502
800-648-PARK
Relieve stress and connect with nature and neighbors at this community drum circle headed by Davonna. A limited number of drums will be available on a first come, first served basis. Everyone is asked to bring something to sit on.
Ages: 13 and older
Cost: FREE
Registration: Not required
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org 

 

Aug. 7; 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

POP UP GOLF

Windiate Park
Pengelly Rd. & Milton Drive
Flint, MI 48509
800-648-PARK
Youth 9 and younger are invited to come out and learn the fundamentals of golf from Northside Golf Academy and PGA member Klenton Sparks, Sr. The park is located at the intersection of Pengelly Road & Milton Drive.
Ages: 9 and younger
Cost: FREE
Registration: Required by Aug. 6
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

 

Aug. 7, 6:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
SUPERHERO TRAINING SCHOOL: INVASIVE PLANT REMOVAL
For-Mar Nature Preserve and Arboretum
2142 Genesee Road
Burton, MI 48509
800-648-PARK
Everyone is invited to become a nature superhero. Join naturalists who will help you learn to identify invasive species that might be growing in your yard. The activity will be followed by hands-on removal of some of For-Mar’s pesky plants.
Ages: All are welcome
Cost: FREE
Registration: Not required
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

Aug. 8; 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
YOGA IN NATURE
For-Mar Preserve & Arboretum
2142 Genesee Road
Burton, MI 48509
800-648-PARK
Teens and adults will enjoy this slow-paced yoga session. Bring a blanket or your own yoga mat. Mats also are available on a first come, first-served basis. Dress for the weather.
Ages: Teens and adults
Cost: $2 per person
Registration: Required by Aug. 7
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

Aug. 10, 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

POP UP GOLF

FLEMMING PARK
Flemming Rd. & Canniff St.
Flint, MI 48504
800-648-PARK
Youth 9 and younger are invited to come out and learn the fundamentals of golf from Northside Golf Academy and PGA member Klenton Sparks, Sr. The park is located at the intersection of Flemming Road and Canniff Street.
Ages: 9 and younger
Cost: FREE
Registration: Required by Aug. 9
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

Aug. 10; 8:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m.
ASTRO NIGHT
For-Mar Preserve & Arboretum
2142 Genesee Road
Burton, MI 48509
800-648-PARK
Everyone will love this walk with For-Mar naturalists and the University of Michigan astronomy crew, who will assist with hands-on education, telescope demonstrations and campfire activities.
Ages: All are welcome
Cost: FREE
Registration: No registration required
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

Aug. 13, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
DRUM CIRCLE WITH DAVONNA

Riverbank Park, Amphitheater
328 Saginaw Street
Flint, MI 48502
800-648-PARK
Relieve stress and connect with nature and neighbors at this community drum circle headed by Davonna. A limited number of drums will be available on a first come, first served basis. Everyone is asked to bring something to sit on.
Ages: Ages 13 and older
Cost: FREE
Registration: Not required
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

Aug. 13, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
TAI CHI
For-Mar Nature Preserve and Arboretum
2142 Genesee Road
Burton, MI 48509
800-648-PARK
Everyone is invited to join in this Tai Chi class, which involves movements performed in a slow, focused manner.
Ages: All ages
Cost: $2 per participant
Registration: Required by Aug. 12
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

Aug. 14, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
KEEP GENESEE COUNTY BEAUTIFUL: WALK WITH EASE

Eldorado Vista

3201 Stevenson St.

Flint, MI 48504
Everyone will enjoy an hour of worry-free walking.
Ages: All are welcome
Cost: FREE
Registration: Not required
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

 

Aug. 14; 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

POP UP GOLF

Windiate Park
Pengelly Rd. & Milton Drive
Flint, MI 48509
800-648-PARK
Youth 9 and younger are invited to come out and learn the fundamentals of golf from Northside Golf Academy and PGA member Klenton Sparks, Sr. The park is located at the intersection of Pengelly Road and Milton Drive.
Ages: 9 and younger
Cost: FREE
Registration: Required by Aug. 13
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

 

Aug. 15; 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.
YOGA IN NATURE
For-Mar Preserve & Arboretum
2142 Genesee Road
Burton, MI 48509
800-648-PARK
Teens and adults will enjoy this slow-paced yoga session. Bring a blanket or your own yoga mat. Mats also are available on a first come, first-served basis. Dress for the weather.
Ages: Teens and adults
Cost: $2 per person
Registration: Required by Aug. 14
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

Aug. 16, 10:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m.
KEEP GENESEE COUNTY BEAUTIFUL: WALK WITH EASE

Eldorado Vista

3201 Stevenson St.

Flint, MI 48504
Everyone will enjoy an hour of worry-free walking.
Ages: All are welcome
Cost: FREE
Registration: Not required
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

 

Aug. 17; 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
MONARCH FESTIVAL
For-Mar Preserve & Arboretum
2142 Genesee Road
Burton, MI 48509
800-648-PARK

Join For-Mar naturalists for a magical afternoon of fun. There will be butterfly games, crafts and a hike through For-Mar’s butterfly house and gardens.
Ages: All are welcome
Cost: $2 per person
Registration: Required by Aug. 16
Learn more: geneseecountyparks.org (search event calendar)

 

TRAILS
What could be better than being outdoors in the brisk air for some great physical activity? To learn more call 810-736-7100 or visit geneseecountyparks.org.

CHIPPEWA NATURE CENTER
400 S. Badour Road
Midland, MI 48640
989-631-0830
A full 7½ miles of trails are available for all to enjoy. Check out the three-mile River Trail, 0.6-mile Homestead Trail, and 3.5-mile Chippewa Trail; open 365 days a year from dawn to dusk, weather permitting.

BLUEBELL BEACH
5500 Bray Road
Flint, MI 48505
Almost a mile of trails along the shores of Mott Lake offer visitors a variety of views overlooking the lake toward the wooded path.
Trail map: goo.gl/bSNygF

BUELL LAKE COUNTY PARK
14098 Genesee Road
Clio, MI 48420
The one-mile Buell trail begins steps away from the Buell Lake boat ramp and is perfect for a family hike. There’s also a play area and restroom at the trail’s end.
Trail map: goo.gl/D559yz

FLUSHING COUNTY PARK
4417 N. McKinley Road
Flushing, MI 48433
Enjoy the one-mile, paved loop path that runs along Carpenter Road and swings close to the Flint River.
Trail map: goo.gl/mfS7Zc

FOR-MAR NATURE PRESERVE & ARBORETUM
2142 N. Genesee Road
Burton, MI 48509
Numerous miles of trail, including a 5K route at the north and main entrances, can be accessed to enjoy the beauty of For-Mar. Hike along the bend of Kearsley Creek and explore pathways that twist through the stream’s heavily wooded mudflats. The trails have 60 signposts to help point visitors in the right direction.
Trail map: goo.gl/XLjSqn

LINDEN COUNTY PARK
15349 S. Linden Road
Linden, MI 48451
Visitors can explore two trails at Linden County Park. One is a 1.5-mile loop through beautiful terrain. The other is perfect for spring hikes and it cuts right through the center of the park.
Trail map: goo.gl/k6tAWV

RICHFIELD COUNTY PARK
6322 N. Irish Road
Davison, MI 48423
With the Flint River meandering through two miles of trails, visitors will discover a suspension bridge dating to 1930 that connects the north and south sides of this Genesee County park. The north side features trails perfect for walking.
Trail map: goo.gl/iZ7EcC

STEPPING STONE FALLS
5161 Brand Road
Flint, MI 48506
Take a walk on the 1.25 miles of recently repaved terrain around the western side of Mott Lake and around the Flint River to Stepping Stone Falls.
Trail map: goo.gl/iJrteM

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