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
L/SNOW
22°F
L/SNOW, humidity 72%, barometer 30.20,
wind 8 mph SW
Friday
Chilly with periods of snow
28°F | 27°F
Chilly with periods of snow
Saturday
Showers of rain and snow; not as cold
39°F | 33°F
Showers of rain and snow; not as cold
Sunday
Cloudy and breezy
37°F | 17°F
Cloudy and breezy
Monday
Mostly cloudy, a snow shower; colder
20°F | 15°F
Mostly cloudy, a snow shower; colder
Tuesday
Cloudy, breezy and not as cold
32°F | 26°F
Cloudy, breezy and not as cold

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