Barney's Lake Nature Preserve

Barney's Lake Nature Preserve

285 acres. Frontage: 2,200 feet on Barney's Lake, 1,730 feet on Lake Michigan. Habitats include open meadows with apple trees, hardwood forest, sedge meadows, peatlands and cedar swamp. Once-cleared fields are now a study in plant succession; stones are piled along the old field and pasture boundaries. A total of 1-3/4 miles of trails on the upland portion of the property, east of Barney's Lake Rd. Located in north-central Beaver Island about three miles southwest of St. James; parking area is on Barney's Lake Road North.

Contact Information

Address

Barney's Lake Road North

Beaver Island, MI 49782

Driving Directions

Phone: (231) 347-0991

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Location of Barney's Lake Nature Preserve

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Beaver Island Weather

Now
P/SUNNY
61°F
P/SUNNY, humidity 74%, barometer 29.97,
wind 13 mph WSW
Wednesday
Partly sunny, a shower in the afternoon
62°F | 40°F
Partly sunny, a shower in the afternoon
Thursday
Mostly sunny
56°F | 43°F
Mostly sunny
Friday
Mostly cloudy and breezy; a p.m. t-storm
64°F | 56°F
Mostly cloudy and breezy; a p.m. t-storm
Saturday
Rather cloudy with a couple of t-storms
67°F | 52°F
Rather cloudy with a couple of t-storms
Sunday
Some sun with a shower possible
62°F | 46°F
Some sun with a shower possible

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