Lantern-Lit Snowshoe Hike

851 County Road AKE,
Champion, MI 49814

Join us for an enchanted evening of fun in the snow. Come experience the beautiful 1.25 mile lantern-lit snowshoe trail at Van Riper State Park. The trail begins 7/10th of a mile west of the main campground entrance at the Peshekee Cabin. There will be a cozy fire to warm up by inside the cabin along with some snacks, coffee and hot cocoa. Please remember there is limited parking for this event, carpooling is recommended. Please Note: The Michigan Department of Natural Resources makes every effort to provide the most up-to-date and accurate information on the web calendar. However, dates occasionally change and events may be canceled for any reason. Please call the unit hosting the event to confirm dates and times prior to your arrival.

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