April 27, 2020

We are extremely excited to offer you the first of a two-part series on the history of the creation of Glacial Hills Pathway and Natural Area. We asked our friend Art from the Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy to help share the story of how all of our organizati...

October 2, 2019

After a warm and sunny September, October has rushed in with a little rain, a little wind out of the north, and the changing of leaves all over! There are few times as enjoyable to be out in the woods, and when you’ve got trails like these, you probably want to spend a...

June 17, 2019

The Grass River Natural Area turns 50 years old this year!  To mark this milestone, GRNA hosted their Summer Kick-off Party on Saturday.  The day was filled with education, crafts, games, live music, food and fun.  Several conservation, environmental protection, and ou...

May 6, 2019

This weekend, outdoor enthusiasts from all over the region joined us in northern Michigan for a special spring treat. Over three days, Shanty Creek hosted the North Country Trail Association’s annual Celebration.

The event is an opportunity to bring together trail stewa...

March 4, 2019

The fun wasn't limited to the trails this past weekend! We took the spirit of Glacial Hills on the road to the 2019 Quiet Water Society Symposium at Michigan State University. 

The annual event is largely geared toward paddling sports, but there were all sorts of outdoo...