George and Althea Petritz Nature Preserve

George and Althea Petritz Nature Preserve

27 acres. Frontage: 500 feet on Lake Michigan. Natural habitat for deer, wild turkey, waterfowl and migratory birds; and for the state-threatened plants Pitcher's Thistle and Lake Huron Tansy. A trail system from the road leads to the beach, from which there are views of Garden, Hog and Squaw Islands. Located at the northeast end of Beaver Island, this preserve is within walking distance from St. James Bay and town. Parking is at preserve sign on Lake Drive.

Contact Information

Address

Beaver Island, MI 49782

Driving Directions

Phone: (231) 347-0991

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Location of George and Althea Petritz Nature Preserve

Map of Michigan