Elmer Johnston Nature Preserve

Elmer Johnston Nature Preserve

220 acres. A mix of meadowlands and a rolling hardwood forest dominated by beech, sugar maple and red oak. Once tilled farmland and more recently used for pasture, the hilltops offer a magnificent views of Lake Michigan and Beaver Island. Nearly two miles of old logging trails are available for hiking. This preserve is located near the Good Hart Farms Preserve. Directions: From the General Store, head east on Robinson Road .8 mile and take a left on Church Road. A small parking area (undeveloped) is available a half mile up on the right (east) side.

Contact Information


Church Road

Harbor Springs, MI 49740

Driving Directions

Phone: (231) 347-0991


Location of Elmer Johnston Nature Preserve

Map of Michigan