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  • Snow Packed
  • Snow Covered
  • Freeze/thaw Cycle
  • Icy
  • Prevalent Mud
  • Wet
  • Variable
  • Dry
  • Very Dry
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      With an area of 9,672 acres, Hartwick Pines is one of the largest state parks in the Lower Peninsula. The park's rolling hills, which are built of ancient glacial deposit, overlook the valley of the East Branch of the AuSable River, four small lakes and unique timber lands. The principal feature of this park is the 49-acre forest of Old Growth Pines which gives the park its name. This forest is a reminder of Michigan's past importance in the pine lumber industry as well as a source of inspiration for the future of our forests. The park is rich in scenic beauty and because of the different habitats it encompasses, there is ample subject matter for the sports person, photographer, or naturalist throughout the year. The park is open from 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. year round.
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
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      Stats

      Global Ranking
      #5,182
      State Ranking
      #121
      Trails
      5
      Total Distance
      9 miles
      Total Descent Distance
      4 miles
      Total Descent
      413 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      1,308 ft
      Total Vertical
      123 ft
      Reports
      7
      Ridden Counter
      7

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