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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CLEAR
27°F
CLEAR, humidity 80%, barometer 30.09,
wind 10 mph SSW
Sunday
Mostly cloudy and windy; afternoon snow
39°F | 28°F
Mostly cloudy and windy; afternoon snow
Monday
Breezy, a flurry in the a.m.; some sun
37°F | 22°F
Breezy, a flurry in the a.m.; some sun
Tuesday
A morning snow shower, then a shower
36°F | 20°F
A morning snow shower, then a shower
Wednesday
Partly sunny
42°F | 35°F
Partly sunny
Thursday
Considerable cloudiness
45°F | 27°F
Considerable cloudiness

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