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

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10°F
P/SUNNY, humidity 68%, barometer 30.39,
wind 10 mph WSW
Thursday
Partly sunny, a snow shower; frigid
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Partly sunny, a snow shower; frigid
Friday
Rather cloudy, windy and cold
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Rather cloudy, windy and cold
Saturday
Mostly cloudy with snow showers
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Mostly cloudy with snow showers
Sunday
Mostly cloudy with snow showers possible
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Mostly cloudy with snow showers possible
Monday
Plenty of sunshine
33°F | 28°F
Plenty of sunshine

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