Those of you who know me, know that my dream is to see the completion of the Great Lake-To-Lake Trail Route #1 within my lifetime. I would like to ride the entire finished route with my family and friends while I’m still physically able to do so. I have dedicated my time and financial resources [...]

Lansing, MI–The Michigan Trails and Greenways Alliance is pleased to welcome former State Representative and current Oakland County Parks Commissioner and Michigan Department of Natural Resources Trail Specialist, Andrea LaFontaine to their trails team as their new Great Lake-to-Lake Trails Ambassador. The Trail Ambassador is a position created out of a partnership between Michigan Trails [...]

Lansing, MI — The Michigan Trails and Greenways Alliance recently received a $255,000 grant from the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Foundation to help turn the vision of a 275-mile long destination trail into reality. Michigan Trails will use the funds to continue working with the managers of 28 trails along the South Haven to Port [...]

Jackson, MI — Trail managers and advocates from 8 counties and numerous communities along the proposed Great Lake-to-Lake Trails Route #1 stretching from South Haven to Port Huron gathered in Jackson yesterday to discuss a plan to jointly manage what will be the state’s first destination trail. The Summit was held at Jackson’s Blackman Township [...]