Waterloo Recreation Area

Waterloo Recreation Area

The largest state park in the Lower Peninsula at more than 20,000 acres. The park boasts 11 in-land lakes, glacial topography, 47 miles of hiking trails, exceptional wildlife habitat, hunting and fishing. The Gerald E. Eddy Discovery Center features year-round exhibits and nature programs on Michigan's geologic history. Rustic and modern camping areas and cabins. Includes a new 400 sq. ft. cabin that sleeps six. Picnicking, hiking, swimming, boat launches and riding stable (riding stable open weekends May thru October). Twelve miles of bridal trails and five miles of mountain bike trails. In the winter about seven miles of the hiking trails are used for ungroomed cross-country ski trails for the intermediate to advanced skier. Home to the Phyllis Haehnie Memorial Sanctuary, where visitors can enjoy gazing at numerous Sandhill Cranes from late August to early November. Metal detecting area and bridle trails.

Waterloo Recreation Area Web Site

Contact Information

Address

16345 McClure Road

Chelsea, MI 48118

Driving Directions

Reservations: (800) 447-2757

Phone: (734) 475-8307

Fax: (734) 475-1830

Location of Waterloo Recreation Area

Map of Michigan

Chelsea Weather

Now
CLOUDY
26°F
CLOUDY, humidity 82%, barometer 30.16,
wind 3 mph NE
Wednesday
Cold with variable cloudiness
35°F | 24°F
Cold with variable cloudiness
Thursday
Mostly cloudy with a snow shower; cold
34°F | 17°F
Mostly cloudy with a snow shower; cold
Friday
Mainly cloudy, cold; p.m. snow showers
30°F | 26°F
Mainly cloudy, cold; p.m. snow showers
Saturday
Periods of sun, a shower; not as cold
42°F | 39°F
Periods of sun, a shower; not as cold
Sunday
Mostly cloudy, a shower; not as cool
52°F | 29°F
Mostly cloudy, a shower; not as cool

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